Elton John’s landmark album Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is arguably one of rock’s greatest double albums. It sold more than 30 million copies and had an impressive run topping the album charts for 8 weeks. The album produced numerous hits, such as “Bennie and the Jets,” “Saturday Night’s Alright for Fighting,” among others.
In this episode of Classic Albums, hear from Elton John himself, songwriter Bernie Taupin, and the musicians and producers who helped to create this incredible album. Additionally, watch archival footage from some of Elton’s 1970s live performances.
Premieres Wednesday, August 23rd 9/8c
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