On May 31st the Elton John biopic, Rocketman will open in movie theaters, but today heralding its much anticipated arrival and its soundtrack release in three weeks, is the first music video from the film.
More than just another biopic, more than an ordinary film about rock stardom, Rocket Man has been cross pollinated with the imagination a movie musical. Its songs appear to be not merely performance, but full on production numbers much like the life of Sir Elton himself.
See for yourself in this stunning music video and breath-taking performance by Taron Egerton
As part of the video’s release, producers have also announced the pre-order for film’s soundtrack available on May 24th.
“The album sees celebrated producer and composer Giles Martin reinterpreting and reimagining Elton’s iconic hits, tailoring the music specifically to support the narrative of the upcoming major motion picture, ROCKETMAN, with a truly show-stopping vocal performance from lead actor Taron Egerton.
The first track from the album, Rocket Man, was Zane Lowe’s World Record on Apple Music’s Beats 1 today. Pre‐order ROCKETMAN: Music From The Motion Picture now from iTunes or Amazon and you will receive Rocket Man instantly. The track Rocket Man is now also available to stream everywhere.
The soundtrack also contains a brand-new Elton John and Bernie Taupin composition, (I’m Gonna) Love Me Again, performed by Elton and Taron.”
Pre-order the ROCKETMAN soundtrack HERE!
Extended Rocketman Trailer!