Sir Elton Hercules John, (born 25 March 1947 as Reginald Kenneth Dwight; name change occurred in 1972) is an English singer-songwriter, composer and pianist. John has sold more than 250 million records, making him one of the most successful artists of all time. His single "Candle in the Wind 1997" has sold over 37 million copies, becoming the best selling single of all time. He has more than 50 Top 40 hits, including seven consecutive No. 1 U.S. albums. He has won five Grammy awards, an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award and a Tony Award. ("Don't Go Breaking My Heart", "Your Song", "Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting", "Rocket Man", "Candle in the Wind", "Don't Let the Sun Go Down On Me", "Sacrifice", "Can you feel the love tonight")
Kiki Dee is the stage name of Pauline Matthews (born 6 March 1947, Little Horton, Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, an English singer with a career spanning more than 40 years.
She is best known for her 1976 duet with Elton John, entitled "Don't Go Breaking My Heart", which went to Number 1 both in the UK Singles Chart and the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart.
In 1993 she performed another duet with Elton John for his Duets album, a cover version of Cole Porter's "True Love", which reached #2 in the UK.