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In his first and simplest legit autobiography, tune icon Elton John finds the reality approximately his atypical lifestyles, from his rollercoaster way of life as proven within the movie Rocketman, to changing into a residing legend.
Christened Reginald Dwight, he was once a shy boy with Friend Holly glasses who grew up within the London suburb of Pinner and dreamed of turning into a pop big name. Through the age of twenty-3 he was once appearing his first gig in The us, going through an astonished target market in his shiny yellow dungarees, a celeb-spangled T-blouse, and boots with wings. Elton John had arrived and the tune international may by no means be the similar once more.
His lifestyles has been stuffed with drama, from the early rejection of his paintings with track-writing spouse Bernie Taupin to spinning out of regulate as a chart-topping famous person; from part-heartedly looking to drown himself in his LA swimming pool to disco-dancing with Princess Diana and Queen Elizabeth; from friendships with John Lennon, Freddie Mercury, and George Michael to putting in his AIDS Basis to conquering Broadway with Aida, The Lion King, and Billy Elliot the Musical. All of the whilst Elton was once hiding a drug habit that may grip him for over a decade.
In Me, Elton additionally writes powerfully approximately getting blank and converting his lifestyles, approximately discovering love with David Provide and changing into a father. In a voice that may be heat, humble, and open, that is Elton on his tune and his relationships, his passions and his errors. It is a tale in an effort to stick with you Through a residing legend.