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"Based on a true fantasy."

That's the tagline for the upcoming film, "Rocketman," based on the life of Elton John.

The trailer dropped on Monday and features actor Taron Egerton in the role of the prolific musician.

Goodbye, yellow brick road.

That's what fans around the world will be singing as Sir Elton John kicks off his final world tour in Allentown, Pennsylvania, on Saturday -- bringing his illustrious career of more than 50 years to an end.

 Millie Milton, 52, identifies as a transgender woman and has for more than 18 years. She remembers wearing her mother's veil and clothes from as young as 11 and preferring "female chores" such as sweeping the house.

Among scourges like malaria, diabetes and cancer, AIDS is "the only disease that could legitimately be ended in our lifetime," if only old-fashioned attitudes and society could be changed, Elton John said Tuesday.

Elton John has described the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex as a historic moment that blazed a trail for the British royal family.

John told CNN that that the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle was a "wonderful" occasion that also represented a cultural shift.

New York – July 12, 2018 – The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF), an international leader in the global fight to end AIDS, and the International AIDS Society (IAS) today announced that Sir Elton John and the Duke of Sussex will launch a new global coalition focused on treating HIV infections in men at the 2018 International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam.

The Diana, Princess of Wales Lecture on HIV will be delivered by Elton John in front of an invited audience of politicians, health workers, journalists, civil society leaders, celebrities and people living with HIV, on June 8th, 2018 in London.

Elton John performed for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding and their guests at the luncheon reception, Kensington Palace confirmed.

“Sir Elton performed for the newly married couple in recognition of the close connection he has with Prince Harry and his family,” the palace said. 

He sported pink eyeglasses as he arrived with husband David Furnish.

The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program was named for a courageous young man named Ryan White who was diagnosed with AIDS following a blood transfusion in December 1984. Ryan White was diagnosed at age 13 while living in Kokomo, Indiana and was given six months to live.

NEW YORK – The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) today announced an expanded series of grants aimed at ending the AIDS epidemic in the Southern United States—in particular, its disproportionate impact on young people and communities of color.

Musical icon Sir Elton John is saying goodbye to life on the road.

“I’ve been touring since I was 17 with various bands,” John said. “I thought the time is right to say thank you to all my fans and say goodbye.”

John announced in a press event on that his next world tour will be his last. The three-year tour started in September 2017.

NEW YORK (AP) — Elton John's songs will be reworked by top artists including Ed Sheeran, Lady Gaga, Willie Nelson and Chris Stapleton.

John announced on Thursday the April 6 release of two albums. "Revamp" will include covers by pop and rock stars from Mary J. Blige to Miley Cyrus. Miranda Lambert and Dolly Parton will appear on the country album "Restoration."

On Sunday, March 4, the Elton John AIDS Foundation hosted their 26th annual Oscars viewing party.

$5.9 million was raised this year, taking the total raised over the 26 years of the event to more than $70 million and making the total raised by the foundation for the fight against HIV and AIDS more than $400 million.

(CNN) Elton John is mourning the death of his mother, Sheila Farebrother, shortly after the pair rekindled their relationship.

LOS ANGELES (January 30, 2018) – Sir Elton John and David Furnish will host the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF)’s 26th annual Academy Awards Viewing Party on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at West Hollywood Park in Los Angeles. 

(CNN) -- Sir Elton John is saying goodbye to life on the road.

The music icon announced in a press event on Wednesday that his next world tour will be his last. The three year tour will start in September, John told CNN's Anderson Cooper in a sit down chat that was live-streamed around the world.

The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF), a leader in the global effort to end AIDS, today announced nearly $1.6 million in grants awarded in December 2017 to 26 organizations addressing the HIV/AIDS epidemic in critical and innovative ways.

Already the recipient of the Grammy Legend Award, as well as five Grammys and 34 nominations, entertainer Sir Elton John is the subject of a tribute concert on January 30, two days after the 2018 Grammy Awards ceremony.

The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF), a global leader in the fight to end AIDS, commemorates World AIDS Day 2017 by honoring the 35 million lives lost to HIV/AIDS around the world, and urging world leaders to support the 36.7 million currently living with HIV/AIDS with necessary services and care.

This World AIDS Day, Elton John, founder of EJAF, issued the following statement: 

Australians have made history, voting overwhelming in favor of marriage equality. 61.1% of those participating voted yes.

Celebrities, both Aussies and international, took to social media to celebrate the win.