Elton John achieves EGOT status at 2024 Emmys

Graham Robson January 16, 2024

Elton John has joined one of the most exclusive clubs in entertainment, becoming a member of the EGOT club – an acronym made up of Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony awards – after winning an award at the 2024 Emmy Awards. The 76-year-old music icon, who wasn’t able to attend in person due to recent […]

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Business News

Elton John addresses the impact of Covid-19 on LGBTQ+ people

Rachel Badham November 30, 2020

Elton John and husband David Furnish discussed the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on LGBTQ+ people in their acceptance speech for the 2020 Global Impact award from the British LGBT Awards.

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PREVIEW: PRIDE: The Story of the LGBTQ Equality Movement by Matthew Todd

Besi Besemar April 5, 2019

2019 sees the 50-year anniversary of the Stonewall Riots in the US which are seen as the key moments in the beginning of the fight for LGBTQ rights.

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General News

Furnish and Rayner support iconic AIDS quilt at St Paul’s in memory of lives lost

Besi Besemar November 24, 2016

Celebrities commemorated the lives of those lost to the AIDS epidemic at St Paul’s Cathedral yesterday, November 23, where the UK AIDS Memorial Quilt was on display for the first time in 20 years.

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No equality for gay partners in the Queen’s and House of Lord’s honours system

Graham Robson March 11, 2015

Days before the first anniversary of same-sex marriages being legalised in the UK, the discussion about gay couples receiving the same title privileges as their heterosexual counterparts is intensifying. CURRENTLY, the wives of men awarded a knighthood or peerage are entitled to call themselves Lady. However, gay male married partners are presently not given a title. For example, when Sir Richard Branson received a knighthood, his wife became Lady Joan Branson.

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