Eltons official website eltonjohn.com has reported this summers glitzy celebs-only do, the Tie & Tiara Ball hosted by Elton and partner David Furnish, raised a staggering £4 million, according to initial estimates.
It is therefore double the £2.1 million raised at the 2003 ball at Eltons Windsor mansion. Proceeds benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation.
This is a list of the songs performed for the party-lucky at the 2004 event:
Everything I do – solo
Summer of 69 – solo
Run to You – with Elton and the Band
Mary J Blige:
Family affair – solo
Sorry seems to be the Hardest Word – with Elton and Band
I Guess That’s why they call it the Blues – with Elton and Band
Elton & Band:
Are you ready for love
I’m still standing
Your Song – with Bryan Adams
The Bitch is back – with Bryan Adams
Don’t let the Sun Go Down On Me – with Bryan Adams