Elton John first appeared in the U.S. in the summer of 1970. Over the past forty plus years, the music man has become famous for his great live performances, often featuring crazy outfits. Here are my picks for his Top 5 performances!

  • 5

    Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

    From 1976- a young Elton plays an "oldie"

  • 4

    Bennie & The Jets

    With Billy Joel in 1989 on their "Face To Face" tour

  • 3

    Crocodile Rock

    An overplayed song? Not THIS version from 1994

  • 2

    Little Jeanie

    One of his classic outfits and a huge Central Park crowd in 1980

  • 1

    Candle In The Wind (1997)

    This tribute to Princess Diana has sold over 33 million copies and raised over $40 million for charity