World-renowned singer, songwriter and performer Elton John made a triumphant return to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace with his all new show, “The Million Dollar Piano” in Sept. 2011. At the centerpiece of the performance is the show’s namesake piano, an engineering marvel featuring more than 68 LED video screens created by Yamaha.
Elton is accompanied by his band, which includes Davey Johnstone on guitar, Matt Bissonette on bass, John Mahon on percussion, Nigel Olsson on drums and Kim Bullard on keyboards, with a special appearance by percussionist Ray Cooper.
The monumental career of international singer/songwriter and performer Elton John spans five decades. He is one of the top-selling solo artists of all time, with 35 gold and 25 platinum albums, 29 consecutive Top 40 hits, and he has sold more than 250 million records worldwide. Elton holds the record for the biggest selling single of all time, “Candle in the Wind ’97,” which sold 37 million copies. Since his career began in 1969 he has played more than 3,000 concerts worldwide.
“brilliant showmanship…One epic masterpiece of musical entertainment” – Robin Leach, Las Vegas Sun
”more genuine, sentimental…much more about the music” – Mike Weatherford, Las Vegas Review-Journal
“a hit making machine that…that pays off more reliably than the slots” – Randall Robert, Los Angeles Times
“entertaining, enthusiastic…kicked into overdrive” – Melinda Newman, Variety
“singing amid the spectacle…they got the hits” – Randall Roberts, Los Angeles Times