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December 21, 2014

On his social media accounts, the superstar has been adding the hashtag #ShareTheLove
 

It's official. Sir Elton John and David Furnish are married.

The pair tied the knot today, 21 December, in a ceremony at their Windsor estate.

The out musician shared photos of the celebration on Instagram. Included was a picture of the pair siting down in front of a document.

December 18, 2014

Gay superstar and his partner will convert their civil partnership into marriage at the weekend

Elton John and David Furnish are to officially be a married couple this month after 21 years together.

The pop superstar and his partner are set to marry at their Windsor estate on 21 December, a private and intimate ceremony.

Back on 21 December, 2005, they were among the first British gay couples to enter into a civil partnership.

While nine years ago it was a lavish affair with over 600 guests, this time it will just be 50 family and friends celebrating the occasion.

A rep for the singer confirmed the news to People magazine.

December 18, 2014

Gay superstar and his partner will convert their civil partnership into marriage at the weekend

Elton John and David Furnish are to officially be a married couple this month after 21 years together.

The pop superstar and his partner are set to marry at their Windsor estate on 21 December, a private and intimate ceremony.

Back on 21 December, 2005, they were among the first British gay couples to enter into a civil partnership.

While nine years ago it was a lavish affair with over 600 guests, this time it will just be 50 family and friends celebrating the occasion.

A rep for the singer confirmed the news to People magazine.

November 12, 2014

The British couple are expecting the three children between January and July next year

In what’s believed to be a world first, a British gay couple are soon to become dads to three babies born to three separate surrogate moms – all of whom are pregnant at the same time.

The babies will be born within seven months of one another.

Surrey-based husbands Daryl Lee, 41, and Luke Harris, 50, met online in 1999. They had a civil partnership ceremony in 2012.

November 10, 2014

Statue was labled 'homosexual propaganda' after Jobs' successor, Tim Cook, came out publicly as gay

Elton John performed in St. Petersburg over the weekend and had a few things to say about the anti-propaganda laws that discriminate against LGBTI people in Russia.

John blasted the government for their recent removal of a statue of Apple founder Steve Jobs because his successor, Tim Cook, came out publicly as gay last month.

October 26, 2014

'Today, we have to fight stigma in the same way we did when we first took on AIDS 30 years ago...'

Sir Elton John and partner David Furnish announced a donation to the Human Rights Campaign, the largest LGBT civil rights organization in the US.

The Elton John AIDS Foundation will award the HRC Foundation $300,000 (€236,000).

June 29, 2014

The UK music icon believes Jesus would be a supporter of gay equality, and talks about going to meet Putin later this year

UK musician Sir Elton John has said he thinks if Jesus was alive today he would be a supporter of gay rights and equal marriage.

The ‘Rocket Man’ singer also spoke about the Pope, Putin and his plans for a low-key wedding with his partner of over 20 years David Furnish.

Speaking about gay marriage, John believed Jesus would not have stopped gay clergy or congregation from marrying someone of the same sex.

May 8, 2014

Sir Elton John and David Furnish could be the first gay couple to recieve a shield representing their relationship and family dynasty

British gay married couples are now able to create their own coat of arms for the first time in history.

For centuries, couples in the upper classes of British society have been designing a shared shield that combine the two families in one heraldic symbol.

And now couples in England and Wales can get married, the College of Arms has announced they have finally changed their archaic rules.

The College said they will aim to ‘replicate as closely as possible the heraldic practice for married couples of different sex.’

March 30, 2014

The couple say they want to be able to call each other ‘husband’ instead of ‘partner’

Celebrity gay couple Elton John and David Furnish are planning to get married, following suit of gay couples all over England and Wales who can now legally marry.

British music icon John, 67, and partner Furnish, 51, have been civil partners since December 2005, entering their civil partnership on the day the act was passed.

The couple told Attitude magazine they plan to marry to further fly the flag for gay equality.

March 30, 2014

The couple say they want to be able to call each other ‘husband’ instead of ‘partner’

Celebrity gay couple Elton John and David Furnish are planning to get married, following suit of gay couples all over England and Wales who can now legally marry.

British music icon John, 67, and partner Furnish, 51, have been civil partners since December 2005, entering their civil partnership on the day the act was passed.

The couple told Attitude magazine they plan to marry to further fly the flag for gay equality.

November 5, 2013

Subject and star of biopic meet in Santa Monica with film buyers

Tom Hardy may not have seemed like the most obvious choice to play Elton John  in the biopic Rocketman but he showed Tuesday (5 November)that he's 100% on board for the project.

Hardy, whose films include Inception, The Dark Knight Rises, and Star Trek: Nemesis, appeared with John at a breakfast bash in Santa Monica attended more than 100 movie buyers.

November 5, 2013

Subject and star of biopic meet in Santa Monica with film buyers

Tom Hardy may not have seemed like the most obvious choice to play Elton John  in the biopic Rocketman but he showed Tuesday (5 November)that he's 100% on board for the project.

Hardy, whose films include Inception, The Dark Knight Rises, and Star Trek: Nemesis, appeared with John at a breakfast bash in Santa Monica attended more than 100 movie buyers.

September 17, 2013

Two gay couples join Prince William and Kate and the Beckhams in London Evening Standard’s list of most powerful pairings

Sir Elton John and David Furnish and Lord Guy Black and Mark Bolland are the most powerful gay couples in London.

That’s according to a new list by the British capital’s leading newspaper, The Evening Standard.

They join Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha and the Prince William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, in the top 10 power couples list.

September 4, 2013

'I've changed a lot, I've done a lot of work on myself'

Elton John says he's become a changed man since he and partner David Furnish became parents.

Sons Zachary, 2, and Elijah, 9 months, have the singing legend controlling his temper these days.

'We're all monsters sometimes,' John admitted in  to the accepting the Brit Icon Award this week. 'I've changed a lot, I've done a lot of work on myself.'

September 4, 2013

'I've changed a lot, I've done a lot of work on myself'

Elton John says he's become a changed man since he and partner David Furnish became parents.

Sons Zachary, 2, and Elijah, 9 months, have the singing legend controlling his temper these days.

'We're all monsters sometimes,' John admitted in  to the accepting the Brit Icon Award this week. 'I've changed a lot, I've done a lot of work on myself.'

July 31, 2013

'When you're gay you kind of get the bum touching free card'

Neil Patrick Harris says it's no big deal when a gay guy grabs another on the bum - even when their significant others are in the vicinity.

'With gay guys, it's like in baseball when they slap each other on the butt going around the bases - it's a normal thing,' the actor told talk show host Conan O'Brien this week.

O'Brien brought up the topic when he showed his audience a photo of Harris and his partner, David Burtka, posing with fellow gay power couple Elton John and David Furnish.

June 28, 2013

Controversial entries include journalist Julie Bindel, criticized for transphobia. Read the full World Pride Power List, dominated by UK names, here

TV host Ellen DeGeneres has been named as the most powerful gay person in the world in a new list published today.

The 2013 World Pride Power list was celebrated at a gala dinner held at the Corinthia hotel in London last night (28 June) ahead of the release of the list to time with Pride in London today.

But some of those on the list will be controversial with British journalist, Julie Bindel, coming in at number 83 despite being slammed in the past for transphobia.

US comic and presenter Ellen DeGeneres moves up from 10th place in the 2012 list.

February 27, 2013

Elton John and David Furnish join the celebrity backers of National Student Pride, taking place this weekend in Brighton

Elton John and David Furnish have agreed to be ambassadors of Britain’s National Student Pride in Brighton on the south coast of England.

Their support caps plans for the most celebrity-packed Student Pride to date this weekend (1 to 3 March).

January 28, 2013

Singer 'much less nervous' about the arrival of their second child

The Elton John and David Furnish family portrait just got a little more crowded with the addition of a new son named Elijah Joseph Daniel who was born earlier this month (11 January).

The couple's other son, Zachary Jackson Levon, was born two years ago.

Fathers and sons posed for their first official family portrait for People magazine and the parents talked about the new baby who was born in Los Angeles to the same surrogate mother as Zachary.

January 28, 2013

Singer 'much less nervous' about the arrival of their second child

The Elton John and David Furnish family portrait just got a little more crowded with the addition of a new son named Elijah Joseph Daniel who was born earlier this month (11 January).

The couple's other son, Zachary Jackson Levon, was born two years ago.

Fathers and sons posed for their first official family portrait for People magazine and the parents talked about the new baby who was born in Los Angeles to the same surrogate mother as Zachary.

January 16, 2013

Gay pop legend, 65, feels his family is 'completed' with the birth of his second son

Gay pop legend Elton John and partner David Furnish have become parents for the second time, it was confirmed.

Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John was born in Los Angeles via a surrogate on Friday evening (11 January).

Speaking to Hello, the happy couple said: ‘Both of us have longed to have children, but the reality that we now have two sons is almost unbelievable.

‘The birth of our second son completes our family in a most precious and perfect way.

January 11, 2013

Gay pop legend, 65, has denied the worldwide reports which said the couple had welcomed a sibling for Zachary

Gay pop legend Elton John and his partner David Furnish have denied reports they have become fathers for a second time.

Speaking to E! Online, a spokesperson for couple said: ‘Reports that Elton and David have had a second child are false.’

On 10 January, several gossip websites and international newspapers reported the pair added to their family via a surrogate in California.

The anonymous surrogate was alleged to e the same woman who delivered their first son Zachary on Christmas Day 2010.

January 11, 2013

Gay pop legend, 65, has denied the worldwide reports which said the couple had welcomed a sibling for Zachary

Gay pop legend Elton John and his partner David Furnish have denied reports they have become fathers for a second time.

Speaking to E! Online, a spokesperson for couple said: ‘Reports that Elton and David have had a second child are false.’

On 10 January, several gossip websites and international newspapers reported the pair added to their family via a surrogate in California.

The anonymous surrogate was alleged to e the same woman who delivered their first son Zachary on Christmas Day 2010.

November 27, 2012

Anti-gay Islamic party claim Sir Elton's concert in Kuala Lumpur will corrupt young people in Malaysia

An anti-gay Islamic group in Malaysia plans to protest a concert by Elton John, claiming the veteran pop star will 'drag' young Muslims into 'vice'.

The Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party (PAS) will picket the British singer's gig in the capital Kuala Lumpur on Saturday (1 December) over his gay marriage to partner David Furnish.

The group also accuse Sir Elton's tour in Asia of promoting 'hedonism' and claims it will have a negative impact on young Malaysians.