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Dua Lipa Wears Two Stunning Outfits While Performing at Elton John's Oscars Party!

Dua Lipa is giving a dazzling performance at Elton John‘s 2021 Oscars Party!

The 25-year-old Grammy-winning singer performed her hits “Levitating,” “Pretty Please,” “Hallucinate” and “Don’t Start Now” at the Oscars viewing party hosted by the 74-year-old entertainer.

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For her performances, Dua donned two super chic looks – she first wore a velvet, black gown before changing into a sparkling, silver dress.

After her solo performances, Elton took to the piano to perform his songs “Bennie and the Jets” and “Love Again” with Dua.

For the past 29 years, Elton and husband David Furnish have been hosting an Oscars viewing party, with proceeds going to their Elton John AIDS Foundation.

Due to the pandemic, Elton sold virtual tickets for his party, which had a very limited amount of guests in-person. With all the tickets sold this year, Elton‘s party raised $3 million for the global effort to end AIDS!

You can check out all of the winners from the 2021 Oscars here.

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Elton John Joins Rina Sawayama for 'Chosen Family,' a Moving Ode to Her LGBTQ Family

Elton John and Rina Sawayama are teaming up together.

The 74-year-old “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road” music icon and the 30-year-old “XS” rising superstar joined forces for a special rendition of Rina‘s song “Chosen Family” on Wednesday (April 14).

We don’t need to be related to relate / We don’t need to share genes or a surname / You are, you are / My chosen, chosen family,” they sing together.

The track was produced by Danny L Harle and written by Rina, Danny and Jonny Latimer, and is described as emotional ode to her LGBTQ+ family. The new version now includes Elton‘s vocals and piano playing.

“It was such a joy and honor to rework ‘Chosen Family’ with the legendary Elton John. The song means so much to both of us, and recording it together was such a special experience I will never forget. I got shivers when I heard his voice through the monitor and became emotional when he added the piano parts. Elton has been such a huge supporter from before the album, and when we finally met to record this song we clicked from the get go. I hope people can hear the magic!” Rina said.

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Elton John, Lauren Jauregui & More Stars Slam The Vatican Says The Church Will Not Bless Same-Sex Marriages

Stars are speaking out after hearing about The Vatican‘s response about same sex marriages.

“Does the Church have the power to give the blessing to unions of persons of the same sex?” was the question and they responded with negative, according to Reuters.

“It is not licit to impart a blessing on relationships, or partnerships, even stable, that involve sexual activity outside of marriage (i.e., outside the indissoluble union of a man and a woman open in itself to the transmission of life), as is the case of the unions between persons of the same sex[6],” they wrote in their response. “The presence in such relationships of positive elements, which are in themselves to be valued and appreciated, cannot justify these relationships and render them legitimate objects of an ecclesial blessing, since the positive elements exist within the context of a union not ordered to the Creator’s plan.”

“Furthermore, since blessings on persons are in relationship with the sacraments, the blessing of homosexual unions cannot be considered licit,” the Vatican’s explanation continued. “This is because they would constitute a certain imitation or analogue of the nuptial blessing[7] invoked on the man and woman united in the sacrament of Matrimony, while in fact ‘there are absolutely no grounds for considering homosexual unions to be in any way similar or even remotely analogous to God’s plan for marriage and family’[8].”

After hearing of the news, many stars including Billy Eichner, Lauren Jauregui, Sunny Hostin, and even Elton John, slammed the church and the statement.

“But it’s cool for them to molest children….bet,” Lauren wrote in the first of a pair of tweets. “Also let’s not forget how most Catholics that exist today got here..look up ‘The Inquisition’ and ‘The Crusades’ I promise you that marrying a couple that loves each other is the least of the Church’s worries as far as disobeying God goes.”

Pope Francis has been known for his support for the right of gay couples to have civil legal protections but has always opposed gay marriage.

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Elton John Calls This a 'Lifesaver' Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic

Elton John is opening up about staying sober during the quarantine.

The 73-year-old music icon appeared for an interview with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle during the premiere episode of their new podcast on Tuesday (December 29).

During his interview, Elton talked about attending Zoom Alcoholic Anonymous meetings while under quarantine.

“I’m a recovering alcoholic so I have an AA meeting from this house every Sunday,” Elton shared. “I connect with my friends who I’ve known for over 30 years in the program, and that’s great.”

Elton continued: “If it hadn’t have been for Zoom, I don’t know what we would’ve done, I really don’t, without Zoom. It’s been a lifesaver.”

Elton recently celebrated 30 years of sobriety back in July.

Find out the special guest that appeared during Harry and Meghan‘s podcast!

Elton John Reschedules 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour' - See the 2022 North American Dates!

Elton John is pushing back his tour amid the pandemic.

The legendary entertainer announced newly rescheduled dates for his Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour on Wednesday (September 23).

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The tour will kick off in North America on January 19, 2022 in New Orleans, making stops in major cities including Houston, Chicago, Toronto, New York and Miami.

The tour will conclude with a series of stadium performances taking place worldwide, which will be announced at a later date.

“I’ve been enjoying my time at home with the family while the world navigates its way through the COVID pandemic. But, I really miss being on the road and performing for my beloved fans in my Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour. While the scientists are making great progress, we are making big plans for a return to touring that will allow us to ensure the health and safety of everyone. I will be starting my tour again in Europe and the UK in the Fall of 2021. And I will be back in North America starting in January 2022. This means my New Zealand dates will be postponed until 2023. Don’t worry about me. I’m using my downtime to keep myself fighting fit and healthier than ever. I’m raring to go! As always, thank you so much for your loyal support. I look forward to seeing all you wonderful Elton John fans soon. In the meantime, please stay safe and be well. Thank you!” he said in a statement.

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Elton John Says Music on the Charts 'Isn't Real Music'

Elton John is making his feelings known.

The 73-year-old music icon spoke out about songs topping the charts today in an interview with BBC Radio 6 Music.

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During the chat, he revealed he’s a fan of songwriter Father John Misty because he writes “proper songs.”

“(Misty) reminds me a little bit of me the way he writes songs,” saying he was also a fan of Conan Gray.

“There’s a boy called Conan Gray who has a song called ‘Heather’ and he’s about 22, he’s from America and he’s the only person in the American Spotify Top 50 to actually write the song without anybody else,” he said.

“Everybody else there’s four or five writers on (a track) and (Gray is) going to be huge…you look at most of the records in the charts – they’re not real songs. They’re bits and pieces and it’s nice to hear someone write a proper song,” he continued.

“I like people who write songs. And there’s plenty of people that do but a lot of them don’t get played on the radio because they’re too sophisticated and we get songs made by a computer all the time and I’m not interested in that.”

It was recently revealed Elton John‘s ex is taking legal action against him.

Elton John's Ex-Wife Renate Blauel Is Taking Legal Action Against Him

Elton John‘s ex-wife Renate Blauel is going to court in a new case against him.

Blauel has filed legal action to seek an injunction against John, though it’s not immediately clear why she has done this. Billboard reports that “such cases are typically grounded in privacy matters or to prevent the publication of personal materials.”

Elton and Renate got married in 1984 after they became close during the recording of his album Too Low for Zero. She worked as a sound engineer on the record. They ended up getting divorced four years later and he later came out as gay.

While Renate has maintained a low profile over the years, their marriage was featured in the 2019 movie Rocketman, which was a musical about Elton‘s life.

Elton also wrote about the marriage in his 2019 memoir “Me.”

“It was the right thing to do, but it was a horrible feeling,” Elton wrote about ending the marriage. “I’d broken the heart of someone I loved and who loved me unconditionally, someone I couldn’t fault in any way. She could have taken me to the cleaners, and I wouldn’t have blamed her: everything that had gone wrong was down to me and me alone. But Renate was too dignified and too decent for that.”

Take a look back at many photos from Elton and Renate‘s wedding.