Elton John, the gay British pop legend, has done it. He has gone to Russia to perform, spoken out against the law and has appeared to come back unscathed.
While we do not know whether the promoter, like with Lady Gaga’s tour, will be fined, but for now it seems like the singer has done his job.
Following his performances on 6 and 7 December in Moscow and Kazan, he met with gay and HIV rights activists.
For his charity, the Elton John AIDS Foundation, the singer decided to write an open letter about his experiences.
Check it out below: