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Elton John’s sons following in his musical footsteps

Elton John’s young sons are following in their father’s footsteps by learning the piano and all the lyrics to his songs.
The Crocodile Rock singer, 70, has two children, Zachary, six, and Elijah, four, with his husband David Furnish, 55, and he says his little ones are already growing up to be precocious young musicians.
Gushing about his sons on U.K. chat show Lorraine, Elton revealed the youngsters are huge fans of his music and are both learning piano in the hope they become virtuosos like their father.
“They do like daddy’s music and I’m very happy about that,” he said. “They know all the words – God knows how, but they do. They take piano lessons of their own choice. They love music. Really, having children, you just watch them evolve. They’re only six and four so we have a long way to go.”
Elton revealed that Zachary and Elijah’s favourite tracks are Tiny Dancer, I’m Still Standing and Saturday Night’s Alright (For Fighting), songs they insist on playing when he takes them to school.
Despite having amassed an estimated fortune of £200 million, he wants his kids to learn the value of working and last year (16) revealed he is planning to give away much of his wealth.
He told Britain’s Daily Mirror, “Of course I want to leave my boys in a very sound financial state. But it’s terrible to give kids a silver spoon. It ruins their life.
“Listen, the boys live the most incredible lives, they’re not normal kids, and I’m not pretending they are. But you have to have some semblance of normality, some respect for money, some respect for work.”
The star already has his own AIDS/HIV foundation, and earlier this week (end12Nov17) hosted a star-studded New York gala event to raise funds to help eradicate the disease.

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