Sir Elton John is one of the most highly acclaimed and successful artists of all time, after Elvis Presley and The Beatles. He has got 38 gold and 31 platinum or multi-platinum albums, has sold more than 250 million records worldwide, and holds the record for the second biggest selling single of all time, ‘Something About The Way You Look Tonight’. He is a singer, songwriter, musician, and began playing piano in 1950. Since 1969 he has toured across the world consistently as a solo performer and with the Elton John band, and has achieved seven #1 albums from 1972 to 1975. To give tribute such an incredible artist, ‘ Ultimate Elton And The Rocket Band ’ emerged in early 80’s.
Paul Bacon, the man behind this tribute show, not only looks like his idol, but even sounds like him. He began his career in the early 1980s and his likeness and bearing to Sir Elton John, led to various tribute shows, and today he is one of the leading tribute artists in the world. Paul Bacon embodies Sir Elton's persona so much, that Sir Elton's mother Sheila invited him to perform at her 90th birthday party! His strong resemblance to Sir Elton also stunned Sir Elton's long-time manager, John Reid, and took him by surprise. He won the National Tribute Awards in 2013 and his dedication is so outright for him that he even wears Sir Elton's actual clothes.
To the surprise of all the music lovers out there, Paul Bacon is going to perform in India from April 07- 16, 2017 in various cities of South India. He will be performing in Bangalore on 7th and 8th, Chennai on 9th, Kolkata on 13th, Mumbai on 14th and Hyderabad on 16th of April. It is going to be a big event and music fans from all across the country would come to witness this great artist paying tribute to Sir Elton John. He would be seen performing some of the greatest tracks of the rock era like Rocket Man, Candle in the Wind, Your Song, Tiny Dancer and I’m Still Standing.
So if you want to enjoy your evenings with some rock and piano, and if that’s the kind of event you’re looking at, this is your chance. Get your tickets to this top musical event now with BookMyShow and bring your friends and families along with you. This is definitely just the start of the summer. If you all remember, the Pop Sensation of the century Justin Bieber, is coming to India on May 10 and will be performing live in D.Y. Patil stadium, Mumbai . So we give you a chance to plan your summer vacations accordingly and get swayed in the year which is 2017 with some amazing music concerts near you.
Written By: Archit Chawla | Post Date: 04 April 2017