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Billy Joel

Billy Joel - 99% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Television Documentaries Kids & Family Music & Radio
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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William Martin Joel, 9 May 1949, the Bronx, New York City, New York, USA. Joel, a classically-trained pianist who grew up in Long Island, joined his first group, the Echoes, in 1964. Three years later he left them in favour of the Hassels, a popular Long Island act signed to United Artists Records. Joel appeared on both of their albums, The Hassels and Hour Of The Wolf, befo Read more

Rod Stewart

Rod Stewart - 66% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Vocals Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Folk Holiday & Seasonal Blues
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Roderick David Stewart, 10 January 1945, Highgate, London, England. The leading UK rock star of the 70s started his career as an apprentice professional with Glasgow Celtic and Brentford F.C. (over the years Stewart has made it known that football is his second love). Following a spell roaming Europe with folk artist Wizz Jones in the early 60s he returned to join Jimmy Powe Read more

Electric Light Orchestra - 65% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Music Theme Soundtracks Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Musicals & The Arts Television
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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The original Electric Light Orchestra (commonly shortened to ELO) line-up comprised Roy Wood (Roy Adrian Wood, 8 November 1946, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England; vocals, cello, woodwind, guitars), Jeff Lynne (b. 30 December 1947, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England; vocals, piano, guitar) and Bev Bevan (b. Beverley Bevan, 23 November 1945, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England; d Read more

John Lennon

John Lennon - 62% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Music Theme Music & Radio Documentaries Comedy Television Soundtracks Musicals & The Arts Children's Music Drama
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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John Winston Lennon, 9 October 1940, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, d. 8 December 1980, New York City, New York, USA. John Winston Ono Lennon has been exhumed in print more than any other popular musical figure, including the late Elvis Presley, of whom Lennon said that he ‘died when he went into the army’. Such was the cutting wit of a deeply loved and sadly miss Read more

Plastic Ono Band - 62% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock
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Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney - 60% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Documentaries Comedy Musicals & The Arts Country & Bluegrass Action & Adventure Soundtracks Television Classical Drama Holiday & Seasonal
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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James Paul McCartney, 18 June 1942, Liverpool, Lancashire, England. Although commitments to the Beatles not unnaturally took precedence, bass player/vocalist McCartney nonetheless pursued several outside projects during this tenure. Many reflected friendships or personal preferences, ranging from production work for Cliff Bennett, Paddy, Klaus And Gibson and the Bonzo Dog Do Read more

The Rolling Stones - 56% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Music Theme World Music Music & Radio Soundtracks Documentaries Blues
Decades Active: 1970s 1990s 2000s
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Originally billed as the Rollin’ Stones, the first line-up of this immemorial English 60s unit was a nucleus of Mick Jagger (Michael Philip Jagger, 26 July 1943, Dartford, Kent, England; vocals), Keith Richards (b. 18 December 1943, Dartford, Kent, England; guitar), Brian Jones (b. Lewis Brian Hopkin-Jones, 28 February 1942, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, d. 3 Ju Read more

George Harrison

George Harrison - 55% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Musicals & The Arts Sci-Fi / Fantasy Soundtracks Spoken Word Television Action & Adventure Comedy Documentaries Music & Radio
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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25 February 1943, Liverpool, Merseyside, England, d. 29 November 2001, Los Angeles, California, USA. As the youngest member of the Beatles, Harrison was constantly overshadowed by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. Although ‘Don’t Bother Me’ (With The Beatles), ‘I Need You’ (Help!) and ‘If I Needed Someone’ (Rubber Soul) revealed a considerabl Read more

Eagles - 53% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Country & Bluegrass Music Theme Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Formed in Los Angeles, California, USA, in 1971, this highly successful country/rock unit was formed by musicians drawn from singer Linda Ronstadt’s backing group. Of the original quartet, Bernie Leadon (Bernard Leadon, 19 July 1947, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; guitar/vocals) boasted the most prodigious pedigree, having embraced traditional country music with the Scott Read more

Phil Collins

Phil Collins - 53% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Kids & Family Action & Adventure Blues Children's Music Drama Soundtracks Spoken Word Movies & TV Music Magazines
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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30 January 1951, Chiswick, London, England. During the 80s and early 90s, this former child actor established himself as the world’s premier singing drummer. His broad public appeal was not unlike that bestowed upon the Beatles in their heyday, and Collins also earned the respect of his fellow musicians as a technically brilliant drummer. Read more

Queen - 53% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Music Theme Pop / Rock Sci-Fi / Fantasy Drama Documentaries Classical Soundtracks Television Comedy Holiday & Seasonal
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Arguably Britain’s most consistently successful band from the mid-70s onwards, Queen began life as a glam rock unit in 1970. Astronomy student Brian May (19 July 1947, Hampton, Middlesex, England; guitar) and aspiring dentist Roger Taylor (b. Roger Meddows-Taylor, 26 July 1949, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England; drums) had been playing in Johnny Quale And The Reactions, Beat Read more

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen - 52% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Music & Radio Documentaries Music Theme Comedy Soundtracks Television Spoken Word Country & Bluegrass Country & Bluegrass Folk Holiday & Seasonal Holiday & Seasonal
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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23 September 1949, Long Branch, New Jersey, USA. As the world’s greatest living rock ‘n’ roll star, Bruce Springsteen has unconsciously proved former Rolling Stone critic Jon Landau totally correct. Landau appeared smug and brave when he made the arrogant statement in 1974, ‘I saw rock ‘n’ roll future, and its name is Bruce Springsteen’.

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Chicago - 52% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Blues Holiday & Seasonal
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Formed in 1966 in Chicago, Illinois, USA, Chicago was a consistent hit-making group throughout the 70s and 80s. The band was initially called the Missing Links, next becoming the Big Thing and then, the same year, Chicago Transit Authority, at the suggestion of manager Jim Guercio. The original line-up was Terry Kath (31 January 1946, Chicago, USA, d. 23 January 1978; guitar Read more

Wings - 52% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Holiday & Seasonal Soundtracks
Decades Active: 1970s 1990s 2000s
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Paul McCartney’s first post- Beatles music venture, Wings achieved eight Top 10 albums in both the UK and US and ‘Mull Of Kintyre’ remains one of the biggest-selling singles of all time. The band was formed during the summer of 1971, Paul and wife Linda being augmented by Denny Seiwell (drums) and Denny Laine (Brian Arthur Hines, 29 October 1944, Jersey, Chann Read more

Fleetwood Mac - 50% match to Elton John

Genres: Pop / Rock Blues Pop / Rock Music Videos & Concerts Soundtracks Television Documentaries Easy Listening Music & Radio
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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The original Fleetwood Mac was formed in July 1967 by Peter Green (Peter Allen Greenbaum, 29 October 1946, Bethnal Green, London, England; guitar) and Mick Fleetwood (b. 24 June 1947, Redruth, Cornwall, England; drums), both of whom had recently left John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers. They secured a recording contract with Blue Horizon Records on the strength of Green’s Read more

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