‘diamonds’ is the ultimate greatest hits collection from elton john.
kicking off with the ever-stunning ‘your song’, this definitive collection brings together all the landmark hits of one of the greatest song books of all time, including ‘tiny dancer’, ‘rocket man’, ‘candle in the wind’, ‘don’t go breaking my heart’, ‘sacrifice’, ‘can you feel the love tonight?’. making its first appearance on an elton hits collection, ‘diamonds’ also features elton’s duet with george michael on the classic ‘don’t let the sun go down on me’. ***the 2cd version of ‘diamonds’ contains 34 songs, a 10-page booklet with contemporary illustrations of iconic elton looks, while the 2lp version is pressed onto heavy-duty 180 gram vinyl and contains gatefold artwork. housed in an attractive lidded box, the 3cd limited edition boxset version of ‘diamonds’ also contains a 72-page hardback book containing annotations for the stories behind each track plus a set of five postcards of illustrations of elton. as well as a collection of some of the best loved songs of all time, all illustrations in these three formats are by contemporary artist richard kilroy."***