In October, it was announced that [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Elton John[/lastfm] would join forces with Glee‘s [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Matthew Morrison[/lastfm] on Morrison’s debut album. But with a tour, a new CD with [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Leon Russell[/lastfm], executive producing and providing music for Gnomeo & Juliet, AND a new baby, Elton’s schedule was a little busy.
On Monday he finally made it into the studio with Morrison to record a mashup (something which Morrison’s Mr. Schuester character would have been proud) of two classic Elton John/[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bernie Taupin[/lastfm] tunes, Mona Lisas & Madhatters and Rocket Man.
Sir Elton told Parade magazine:
I just did it! It’s a duet. It’s great, really fantastic. He sings great on it.
You can’t argue with that. Now, check out the trailer for Morrison’s upcoming project.
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