‘Kiss the Bride’ by Elton John – Classic Hit or Miss
Today’s hit or miss is none other Sir Elton John.
In his four-decade career John has sold more than 250 million records, making him one of the most successful artists of all time. His single “Candle in the Wind 1997″ has sold over 33 million copies worldwide, and is the best selling single in Billboard history. He has more than 50 Top 40 hits, including seven consecutive No. 1 US albums, 56 Top 40 singles, 16 Top 10, four No. 2 hits, and nine No. 1 hits. He has won six Grammy Awards, an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award and a Tony Award. In 2004, Rolling Stone ranked him Number 49 on its list of the 100 greatest artists of all time.
Today’s Classic hit or miss is Elton’s 80’s hit from 1983 – “Kiss the Bride” while not a top 10 hit (it hit 20 on the charts) – It was just one of Elton’s 56 Top 40 hits.