Elton John introduces 4,296 ethusiastic fans to his all-star band members


World-renowned singer, songwriter and performer Elton John gives fans exactly what they’re looking for in his Las Vegas show, “The Million Dollar Piano.” Playing exclusively at The Colosseum inside Caesars Palace, the show’s centerpiece is the namesake piano. In this video news segment he introduces the sold out audience of 4,296 ethusiastic fans to all of his all-star band members. The dazzling superstar’s band includes Davey Johnstone on guitar, Matt Bissonette on bass, John Mahon on percussion, Nigel Olsson on drums and Kim Bullard on keyboards, with a special appearance by percussionist Ray Cooper.

Elton John still has a great and powerful voice, and gets audiences on their feet with a set list of the iconic favorites. Beloved songs such as “Rocket Man,” “Benny and the Jets,” “Tiny Dancer” and “Crocodile Rock” make the night especially memorable.

Throughout the past five decades, Elton built one of the most successful and enduring music careers of all time. He is one of the top-selling solo artists, with 25 platinum and 35 gold albums, 29 consecutive Top 40 hits and more than 250 million records sold worldwide. The five-time Grammy and Grammy Legend award winner has been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and has received both Academy and Tony Awards for his contributions in “The Lion King” and “Aida.” Additionally, Elton composed the music for the smash-hit stage production of “Billy Elliot,” which was nominated for a record-tying 15 Tony Awards and won 10, including Best Musical. He brings his glitzy flair and signature style to The Colosseum in his second residency there, after “The Red Piano.” 

The Colosseum at Caesars Palace is a theatre located on the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada. The theatre is the main entertainment venue for Caesars Palace. Deemed the Home of the Greatest Entertainers in the World, the theatre hosts numerous residency shows by Celine Dion, Elton John, Rod Stewart, Cher, Bette Midler, Jennifer Lopez, Shania Twain, and Mariah Carey. Celine Dion has had the longest residency(1,110 shows as of today) at the venue grossing a total of $650 million since her arrival in 2003. The venue has an estimated seating capacity of 4,296 and is inspired by the architecture of ancient Rome along with aspects of contemporary architecture. The cost of the theatre totaled $108 million, becoming the most expensive entertainment venue in Las Vegas, beating the “O” Theatre at the Bellagio Las Vegas.

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