Elton John had to stop his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” tour in March 2020 due to the Kovid epidemic. His retirement plan may have failed, but John took the opportunity to continue working. The result? Called an extensive collection of duets Lockdown session, Featuring artists such as Dua Lipa, Stevie Wonder, Brandy Carlyle, Eddie Vedder, Charlie Puth and Stevie Nix.
The record was recently dropped, with the second single “Always Love You” featuring Young Thug and Nicki Minaj already number 1 on iTunes.
At the beginning of the track, John begins, “I’ll always love you / Even if you let me go,” with Young Thug right behind him as if it’s a soundcloud remix.
Previously, John’s Duet with Dua Lipper went to No. 1 in the UK, breaking John’s record of being the first solo artist to make the top 10 singles in six different decades. Each line, starting with the verse “Cold Heart”, gives some consent to John’s iconic songs, including “Rocketman” and “Someone Saved My Life Tonight.”
“Picked Family,” “It’s a Sin,” “One of Me,” and “I’m Not Going to Miss You,” are four songs written individually by the artist who collaborated with John. Lockdown session Rina Sawaimar’s 2020 album “Chosen Family” is off, except for the cover of the iconic Metallica version. Uncle, Years and Years released the single “It’s a Scene” in January 2021, and stays away from the recent debut of “One of Me” Lil Nass X, Montero.
When John listened to Glenn Campbell’s last song, he wrote, “I don’t count Miss You,” he said it was one of the most beautiful songs he had ever heard. Country and rock masters took the song together, touching on Campbell’s battle with Alzheimer’s. As John now unveils the cover, he pays tribute to the great man of the late country who died in 2017.
Lockdown session Track list
1. Elton John and Dua Lipa – Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)
2. Elton John, Young Thug and Nicki Minaj – always love you
3. Surface achievement. Elton John – Learn to fly
4. Elton John and Charlie Puth – Above all
5. Rina Sawama and Elton John – Elected Family
6. Gorillaz achievement. Elton John and 6 Lac – The Pink Phantom
7. Elton John and years and years – it’s a sin
8. The fame of Miley Cyrus. Watt, Elton John, Yo-Yo Ma, Robert Trujillo and Chad Smith নয় nothing else
9. Elton John and SG Lewis – Orbit
10. Elton John and Brandy Carlyle – Simple Things
11. Jimmy Allen and Elton John – The Beauty of Bone
12. Lil Nas X Achievement. Elton John – one of mine
13. Elton John and Eddie Vader-e-Ticket
14. Elton John and Stevie Wonder – Finish Line
15. Elton John and Stevie Knicks – Stolen cars
16. Glenn Campbell and Elton John – I won’t miss you