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Sir Elton John season for Radio 2

Several Elton John themed shows will grace BBC Radio 2 soon.
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Several programmes about the famed piano player Sir Elton John are set to grace Radio 2 come the August bank holiday period, according to the BBC.

And music instrument fans will be able to gain an insight into the singer's musical tastes when he hosts a programme featuring the music he loves best.

Music from the likes of guitar player Bob Dylan and electric guitars band The Rolling Stones is set to feature.

"Working with Sir Elton John has been a real joy and we are delighted to be hosting such a special season of programmes on BBC Radio 2," commented BBC Radio 2's Mark Hagen.

The series of Elton John themed programmes begins on August 22nd. It also includes an airing of a recording of an O2 concert from Sir Elton on August 23rd as well as a retrospective about his writing for the theatre on August 26th.

Elton John's famous songs include Candle In The Wind, Your Song and I'm Still Standing.

Published by AW.ADNFCR-2133-ID-801422219-ADNFCR Posted on 3 Aug 2012 16:55 to category : Band / Celebrity News

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