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Elton John coming to Scheveningen the Netherlands

Singer Elton John is the headliner this year at the Royal Beach Concert on the beach of Scheveningen. That says Veronica Magazine.

The British singer is from May in Europe for a big tour. According to the website of Veronica Magazine Hague enters the band Golden Earring during the second edition of the festival on June 4.

Last year the American band Bon Jovi major attraction. The Royal Beach Concert attracted 45,000 visitors last year.

The organization hopes that the event grow into one of the largest outdoor concerts in Europe.

Elton remains committed to his music and to touring, becoming more, rather than less, busy as time passes. During 2010 Elton toured with Billy Joel, with Ray Cooper, and with his band: Bob Birch (bass), Kim Bullard (keyboards), Davey Johnstone (guitars), John Mahon (percussion) and Nigel Olsson (drums). He also recorded a new studio album, The Union, in collaboration with Leon Russell and Bernie Taupin, and produced by T Bone Burnett. Released in October, the album was an international chart success and led to Elton and Leon Russell touring in the USA along with their bands, and musicians from The Union studio recording.