Elton John

Elton John has worked with lyricist Bernie Taupin as his songwriter partner since 1967; they have collaborated on more than 30 albums to date. The one celebrated here, with an Authentic, First Presentation, gold RIAA White Matte, was released in the United States in August 1970, certified RIAA gold on 2/17/71, and achieved a peak Billboard chart position of #4.eltonjohneltonjohnGRWMF2eltonjohn1stGRWMPTony Richland was an aggressive independent record promoter who lent his name to John Lennon’s favorite of Harry Nilsson’s songs: Mr. Richland’s Favorite Song. Richland earned his reputation with efforts such as traveling up and down the West Coast with The Mamas and The Papas while living out of his car.eltonjohn1stGRWMB Read More About Elton John…

Elton John “Honky Chateau” Gold RIAA LP White Matte Record Award

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If you’ve received or collect awards (or simply love and celebrate music), enjoy the Awards Gallery on the right, and please sign up for regular free Award Stories by Email. __________________________________ By the mid 70’s Elton John had turned out a series of superb albums and singles that established him as a giant in music.  […]

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