The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine

© AP Photo / Abraham Caro Magplane singer Elton JohnThe Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© AP Photo / Abraham Caro Marin

British singer Elton John is a great example of longevity of creative activity, and the Russian public are fortunate that she was able to see his performance on stage, told RIA Novosti the musician Yuri Loza.

Earlier, the 70-year-old John confirmed that after the last world tour, which will begin in September, he will stop touring.

«Elton John for so long on stage that it seems that he always was. Many times he was everywhere. We managed to catch, to see, he graced us with his reading. Be on time, will not escape from it, and someday everything ends, the same ends concert work for Elton John. He managed to make my life a lot, and where they wanted must have been. He is a great example of longevity of creative activity,» said Vine.

Commander of the order of the British Empire, sir Elton John throughout his 50-year career has sold more than 300 million albums, 52 singles Elton John entered the British top 40. The singer takes 49th place in the list of the greatest singers according to Rolling Stone magazine. John is one of the most commercially successful artists, 23 of its singles entered the U.S. top 40, 16 top ten hits and six were up in the first place. One of them — Candle in the Wind 1997 has sold 37 million copies.Master outrageous, sir Elton John© AP Photo / Jeff ChristensenНастоящее the name Elton John — Reginald Kenneth Dwight. He was born March 25, 1947, in the London suburb of Pinner.
In the photo: celebrating the 60th birthday of Elton John in Madison square garden, March 25, 2007.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© AP Photo / Jeff ChristensenНастоящее the name Elton John — Reginald Kenneth Dwight. He was born March 25, 1947, in the London suburb of Pinner.
In the photo: celebrating the 60th birthday of Elton John in Madison square garden, March 25, 2007.© AP Photo / Matt SaylesДуайт started playing the piano at four years old, and at eleven he received a scholarship at the Royal Conservatory, where he studied for the next six years.
Photo: performance at the Grammy awards in Los Angeles January 31, 2010.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© AP Photo / Matt SaylesДуайт started playing the piano at four years old, and at eleven he received a scholarship at the Royal Conservatory, where he studied for the next six years.
Photo: performance at the Grammy awards in Los Angeles January 31, 2010.© AFP 2018 / STFВ 1960, Dwight together with his friends formed a band that played the local pub scene. Concerts teen came with her mother to perform in drinking establishments minors are permitted only with parental supervision.
Photo: the wedding of Elton John and Renata Blauel, February 14, 1984.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© AFP 2018 / STFВ 1960, Dwight together with his friends formed a band that played the local pub scene. Concerts teen came with her mother to perform in drinking establishments minors are permitted only with parental supervision.
Photo: the wedding of Elton John and Renata Blauel, February 14, 1984.© AFP 2018 / Genia Savilov In the mid 60-ies a group of Dwight, Bluesology became one of the best performers of Blues-rock in England and has already toured in the US together with famous rhythm-and-Blues musicians.
Photo: charity concert in support of fighting AIDS in Ukraine, June 16, 2007.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© AFP 2018 / Genia Savilov In the mid 60-ies a group of Dwight, Bluesology became one of the best performers of Blues-rock in England and has already toured in the US together with famous rhythm-and-Blues musicians.
Photo: charity concert in support of fighting AIDS in Ukraine, June 16, 2007.© AP Photo / Jeff ChristensenВ 1966 Dwight first met Bernie Topping, which still is the main author of the lyrics to the songs Elton John, and began his solo career.
Photo: Elton John and Christina Aguilera during a concert Fashion Rocks, September 7, 2006.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© AP Photo / Jeff ChristensenВ 1966 Dwight first met Bernie Topping, which still is the main author of the lyrics to the songs Elton John, and began his solo career.
Photo: Elton John and Christina Aguilera during a concert Fashion Rocks, September 7, 2006.© AFP 2018 / Joel RobineПсевдоним musician consists of three names — Elton Hercules John. Elton — from the group Bluesology saxophonist Elton Dean, John — Blues musician «Lanky John Baldry», and Hercules was the name of the horse in a TV Comedy «Steptoe and son».
On the photo: presentation in Paris, may 28, 1984.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© AFP 2018 / Joel RobineПсевдоним musician consists of three names — Elton Hercules John. Elton — from the group Bluesology saxophonist Elton Dean, John — Blues musician «Lanky John Baldry», and Hercules was the name of the horse in a TV Comedy «Steptoe and son».
On the photo: presentation in Paris, may 28, 1984.© 2018 AFP / Adrian Sanchez-GonzalezПервые solo work of the singer was pretty cool met in the UK, and debut album Empty Sky though received good reviews from critics, but had no success.
Photo: Lady Gaga and Elton John at the Vanity Fair party in California, February 28, 2016.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© 2018 AFP / Adrian Sanchez-GonzalezПервые solo work of the singer was pretty cool met in the UK, and debut album Empty Sky though received good reviews from critics, but had no success.
Photo: Lady Gaga and Elton John at the Vanity Fair party in California, February 28, 2016.© RIA Novosti / Dmitry to Attachability in photobanks 1970 to 1976, the musician has released ten Studio albums and signed with the MCA record at the time the contract for $ 8 million.
On the photo: Dmitry Medvedev with his wife talking to Elton John after a concert in «Crocus city Hall». Dec 12, 2010.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© RIA Novosti / Dmitry to Attachability in photobanks 1970 to 1976, the musician has released ten Studio albums and signed with the MCA record at the time the contract for $ 8 million.
On the photo: Dmitry Medvedev with his wife talking to Elton John after a concert in «Crocus city Hall». Dec 12, 2010.© AFP 2018 / Dave Tomrow the end of 1976, Elton John gave seven sold-out shows in a row at Madison square garden: this record neprevzoidennym remains to this day.
Photo: Elizabeth II and sir Elton John backstage at the festive concert dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the Queen accession on the throne.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© AFP 2018 / Dave Tomrow the end of 1976, Elton John gave seven sold-out shows in a row at Madison square garden: this record neprevzoidennym remains to this day.
Photo: Elizabeth II and sir Elton John backstage at the festive concert dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the Queen accession on the throne.© RIA Novosti / Boris to Babanovac fotobank in may 1979 one of the first Western rock musicians Elton John was on tour in the USSR. He gave four concerts at the Leningrad Big concert hall «Oktyabrsky» and the Moscow concert hall «Russia».
On the photo: presentation in Moscow. May 1, 1979.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© RIA Novosti / Boris to Babanovac fotobank in may 1979 one of the first Western rock musicians Elton John was on tour in the USSR. He gave four concerts at the Leningrad Big concert hall «Oktyabrsky» and the Moscow concert hall «Russia».
On the photo: presentation in Moscow. May 1, 1979.© AFP 2018 / Roland SchlagerВ 1984 Elton John to the surprise of many married engineer Renate Blauel. Four years later they divorced.
Photo: performance in Vienna, November 24, 2016.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© AFP 2018 / Roland SchlagerВ 1984 Elton John to the surprise of many married engineer Renate Blauel. Four years later they divorced.
Photo: performance in Vienna, November 24, 2016.© 2018 AFP / Hector Mata During a tour of Australia in 1986, the singer lost his voice and was forced to have surgery on ligaments. Then his voice changed somewhat.
Photo: Elton John performed with rapper Eminem at the 43rd annual Grammy awards 21 February 2001.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© 2018 AFP / Hector Mata During a tour of Australia in 1986, the singer lost his voice and was forced to have surgery on ligaments. Then his voice changed somewhat.
Photo: Elton John performed with rapper Eminem at the 43rd annual Grammy awards 21 February 2001.© AP Photo / Evan AgostiniВ 1992, the Elton John founded the Elton John AIDS Foundation, which was engaged in financing of programs on struggle against AIDS.
On the photo: musician Ozzy Osbourne at the annual charity reception organized by the AIDS Foundation of Elton John. September 25, 2007.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© AP Photo / Evan AgostiniВ 1992, the Elton John founded the Elton John AIDS Foundation, which was engaged in financing of programs on struggle against AIDS.
On the photo: musician Ozzy Osbourne at the annual charity reception organized by the AIDS Foundation of Elton John. September 25, 2007.© RIA Novosti / Alexei to Kodekopelli fotobanka in the same year, the musician together with Bernie Taupin signed with Warner/Chappell Music contract for $ 39 million, which at the time was the largest in the history of pop music.
Photo: concert program Red Piano in the sports complex «Olympic».The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© RIA Novosti / Alexei to Kodekopelli fotobanka in the same year, the musician together with Bernie Taupin signed with Warner/Chappell Music contract for $ 39 million, which at the time was the largest in the history of pop music.
Photo: concert program Red Piano in the sports complex «Olympic».© AFP 2018 / Andrew Theodorakis In 1994 Elton John was inducted into the Hall of fame rock-n-roll, and a year later he became a Commander of the Order of the British Empire. The musician became the owner of the title of knight bachelor, which gave him the right to add the prefix «sir» to his name.
Photo: a concert to raise funds for the campaign of Hillary Clinton. 9 April 2008.The Russian audience was lucky to see performances of Elton John, said Vine© AFP 2018 / Andrew Theodorakis In 1994 Elton John was inducted into the Hall of fame rock-n-roll, and a year later he became a Commander of the Order of the British Empire. The musician became the owner of the title of knight bachelor, which gave him the right to add the prefix «sir» to his name.
Photo: a concert to raise funds for the campaign of Hillary Clinton. 9 April 2008. /

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