Sir Elton Hercules John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight; 25 March 1947) is an English singer, songwriter, pianist, and composer. Collaborating with lyricist Bernie Taupin since 1967 on more than 30 albums, John has sold more than 300 million records, making him one of the best-selling music artists. He has more than fifty Top 40 hits in the UK Singles Chart and US Billboard Hot 100, including seven number ones in the UK and nine in the US, as well as seven consecutive number-one albums in the US. His tribute single "Candle in the Wind 1997", rewritten in dedication to Diana, Princess of Wales, sold over 33 million copies worldwide and is the best-selling single in the history of the UK and US singles charts. He has also produced records and occasionally acted in films. John owned Watford F.C. from 1976 to 1987 and from 1997 to 2002. He is an honorary life president of the club.
Lil Nas X has returned from his social media hiatus with clips of four new tracks and news that his second album is almost ready.
The 22-year-old brought his social media break, which began in December 2021, to an end with a series of tweets starting on 16 March.
Lil Nas X first said: “Why are people surprised I’ve been away for so long? Have y’all really never heard of maternity leave?” “I’m so happy I’m back on the internet,” he added. “I missed me so much.” The Old Town Road hitmaker followed this up with screenshots of what appear to be two new tracks from his sophomore record, titled Late to the Party (feat.