Elton John bids farewell to magazine that changed his life; Gucci launches “Levon”-inspired collection

Matt Baron/ShutterstockElton John famously met his songwriting partner, Bernie Taupin, in 1967 by answering an ad in a music magazine. That magazine, NME, a.k.a. New Musical Express, has just announced that it will no longer publish a print edition, which sent Elton to his socials to bid the publication a fond farewell.

On Twitter and Instagram, Elton posted a photo of himself on the cover of NME in the ’70s and wrote, “Farewell to the NME. When I was a teenager, I read you from cover to cover. I met Bernie Taupin through …read more