Elton John was born on March 25, 1947 and grew up in Pinner, Middlesex, England. In his later years, Elton John was knighted Sir Elton John. The immensely popular English singer, composer and pianist's successful career has spanned over five decades. Elton John has sold over 250 million records and has multiple top 40 hits, making him easily the the most successful pop musician of his time. In addition to his musical genius, Elton John is also passionate about AIDS research and funding. In recent years, he has performed at venues and hosted several charity balls to raise both money and awareness to his cause. Among Sir Elton John's Billboard hits, some of the most notable songs are "Tiny Dancer," "Benny and The Jets" and "Rocketman." His 1997 tribute to the late Princess Diana titled "Candle In The Wind" is the world's fastest selling single to date. At Gold Coast Tickets, you can enjoy live music and save money. Check out our list of upcoming concert dates to find out where you can buy Elton John tickets near you.