Elton John to receive France’s top honor

Rock legend Elton John is to be awarded France’s highest civilian honor this week as he passes through Paris as part of his farewell tour, the French presidency said. The Legion d’Honneur award will be presented to the 72-year-old megastar by President Emmanuel Macron during a ceremony at the Elysee Palace in the French capital on Friday. The singer, whose life was captured in the searingly honest “Rocketman” biopic that wowed critics at Cannes film festival last month, is not … Continue reading Elton John to receive France’s top honor