Author Mark Bego on Elton John: "He had to compete with himself constantly"

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Musician Elton John performs songs off his new album “The Diving Board” with USC Thornton School of Music students in Los Angeles

Musician Elton John performs songs off his new album “The Diving Board” with USC Thornton School of Music students in Los Angeles, California on September 16, 2013. At 66 years old, Elton John says he can make whatever kind of music he wants, regardless of commercial pressure, but he professes to love what young musicians […]

Celebrated author Mark Bego joins The Roe Conn Show (Pete McMurray filling-in for Roe) to discuss his new book “Rocket Man,” which explores the life, pitfalls, and triumphs of the greatest pop musician to ever live, Elton John.

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