S., as a pre-release single from his forthcoming 1973 album Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player, and became his first U. number-one single, reaching the top spot on 3 February 1973, and stayed there for three weeks. S., it was certified Gold on 5 February 1973 and Platinum on 13 September 1995 by the RIAA.
Elton John band members, including Davey Johnstone on guitars, Dee Murray on bass and Nigel Olsson on drums, were also performers on the song.
"Crocodile Rock" is a song written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin, and recorded in summer 1972 at the Château d'Hérouville studio in France (it was listed as "Strawberry Studios" in the album's credits), where John and his team had previously recorded the Honky Château album.
It was released on 27 October 1972 in the UK and 20 November 1972 in the U.
ELTON John's eagerly anticipated show at Blackburn Rovers Ewood Park ground in June will go ahead.
The singing superstar has been forced to cancel a series of shows in the United States after spending two days in intensive care after suffering from a "potentially deadly" bacterial infection.