iHeartMedia will broadcast an hour-long special this weekend to celebrate Elton John‘s iconic career.
“iHeartRadio Presents Elton John’s Thank You to America: The Final Song” will air across more than 320 stations nationwide on Sunday beginning at 10 p.m. PT /1 a.m. ET.
The broadcast special will feature legendary moments from Elton’s career and include a live simulcast of his final song and closing remarks during his last performance in North America on the Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour at Dodger Stadium.
Additionally, iHeartRadio AC, Hot AC, CHR, Classic Rock and Classic Hits stations have announced that special guests Dua Lipa, Brandi Carlile and Kiki Dee will be joining Elton at his final performance.
Select iHeartRadio Hot AC, Classic Rock, CHR and Classic Hits stations have started airing vignettes highlighting Elton’s career leading up to the broadcast special.
The broadcast special will feature exclusive interviews throughout the years and recorded versions of his classics and historic live performances, showcasing his greatest achievements.
“This historic night will mark the end of a legendary five-decade touring run in North America for one of the greatest artists of our time,” said John Sykes, President of Entertainment Enterprises. “This is a rare, once in a lifetime chance for millions of fans to hear Elton’s last song on a touring stage and his goodbye.”
Fans can tune in to select iHeartRadio Hot AC, CHR, Classic Rock and Classic Hits stations and on digital stations Big Classic Hits and Today’s Mix through the iHeartRadio website and the iHeartRadio app on November 20.
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