A less-publicised winner on Oscar night was Patty Hearst.
Elton will perform at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona on December 6, which will be his only concert in Spain this year.
Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) has secured worldwide licensing rights to one of Broadway's biggest hits.
On Elton's birthday, March 25th, the 40th anniversary reissue of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, will be released.
The Dave Clark Five and Beyond – Glad All Over features newly filmed interviews with Elton; Tom Hanks; Paul McCartney; Bruce Springsteen; Steven Van Zandt; Stevie Wonder; Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne; Gene Simmons; Whoopi Goldberg; Dionne Warwick; Twiggy; and Ian McKellen, who share their memories of how the music of the 60s and the cultural revolution of 1964 changed their lives forever.
Tim Rice has credited Elton for pushing him as a lyricist.