Sir Elton John had a big year in 1976.
He scored his first number one hit being the duet with Kiki Dee on Don't Go Breaking My Heart.
He was also immortalised in wax at Madam Tussaud’s Waxworks in London on the 7th of March.
Elton was the second rock star featured after The Beatles, 12 years earlier.
In 1974 Elton recorded The Beatles song Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds and John Lennon played guitar on the recording.