NBC's Red Nose Day Special mixed comedy and musical performances with heartfelt pleas for youngsters in need, raising more than $30 million. Funds raised during the live variety show Thursday night will benefit kids' charities around the world.
A planned meeting between Elton and Vladimir Putin has been shelved, apparently due to schedule clashes.
On May 20, Bright Light Bright Light made his debut on the Graham Norton Show, performing with his long-time pal and mentor.
As revealed yesterday, Elton and David Furnish have launched a new hospital initiative at a London hospital which will see all patients in the Emergency Department routinely tested for HIV.