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On September 11, Radio 2 welcomes Sir Elton to the BBC.

Here’s what is in store. . .

Ticket Giveaway

The pop maestro has entertained thousands of fans in arenas and stadiums across the world. However Radio 2 is offering a rare opportunity to see him perform an intimate theatre show for just a few hundred people. They have 100 pairs of tickets to give away for this exclusive event.

Soundcheck with Ken Bruce

From 11:05 a.m. Ken Bruce welcomes Elton, who will perform two exclusive tracks in the BBC Radio Theatre.

Fans are invited to tune in live on 88-91FM, on digital radio and online at the station’s Web site.

Simon Mayo Drivetime

From 5 p.m.,  the rocker joins Simon Mayo  to preview the evening’s performance.

Ask Elton

After Elton’s chat with Simon on Drivetime, he’ll join Jo Whiley for an exclusive Ask Elton video Q&A from the stage of the BBC Radio Theatre. Elton will answer your questions live on YouTube and via the station’s Web site.

You can watch on your mobile phone, your PC or tablet device.

Send your questions to:

Text: 88291 (Please start your text with ELTON)

Twitter: @BBCRadio2

Use the hashtag: #R2Elton


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