Elton John Looks Back at His Career in New John Lewis Christmas Ad

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Sir Elton John is feeling a greater than somewhat reflective as of late. The icon has spent the previous couple of months starting the primary leg of his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” tour, which he says will likely be his final, whereas additionally anticipating to see his story translated to the massive display screen within the upcoming biopic Rocketman, starring Taron Egerton.

Now, John is taking one other look again at his profession within the new Christmas commercial marketing campaign for London-based division retailer chain John Lewis & Partners. The annually-anticipated industrial begins with John sitting at a piano in his house, tinkling a couple of keys earlier than launching into the opening strains of “Your Song.”

The industrial travels backwards by the icon’s profession, from his insanely energetic and wildly-costumed stadium reveals to his origins as a man taking part in at a piano in a pub. As the industrial continues again by his childhood, exhibiting him taking part in piano all the way in which, it arrives on Christmas Day, the place a younger Elton unwraps a piano from his grandmother.

In a press release, the icon thanked John Lewis for asking him to be part of their now-famous Christmas commercial. “It's been a beautiful alternative for me to replicate on my life in music and the unimaginable journey I've been on, and the way first taking part in my Grandmother's piano marks the second when music got here into my life,” he stated. “The advert is totally incredible and I've actually beloved each minute of being part of it.”

Check out the total commercial that includes Elton John under.