Elton John‘s ME was published in the US on October 15, but some of the content was revealed first. In the book, the singer recounts the last encounters with Michael Jackson, before the “king of pop” died of drug shock in 2009. “I knew MJ when he was 13, 14 years old – when he was a child In the last years of his life, Michael isolates himself from the world, only God knows what kind of medicine he thinks of and what drugs he uses. I write these lines with sympathy. Michael is clearly mentally ill and makes people around annoying, “Elton John said.
According to Elton, Michael did not receive help from colleagues and friends. “He just wants to hear the words going on,” he wrote. The singer also said that Michael Jackson avoided interacting with friends, preferring to play with children in the last years. At a party at his home, Elton saw Michael go out to play video games with his maid’s son. Michael looks skinny and emaciated. The male singer did not touch the food served at the party.
The NY Times says the autobiography ME reveals many of Elton John’s life stories such as getting married, adoption, and relationships with famous artists like Freddie Mercury and John Lennon … “I wrote the book, so that when I die, the children can read and learn the truth about their fathers, “Elton said.
Elton John, 72, is an English singer and songwriter. He started his career in 1962 and has sold over 300 million albums. He has won the Grammy five times and one time Oscar. The singer currently lives with his partner David Furnish and two adopted children. In May, the biopic about Elton John – Rocketman – was released and revealed many hidden corners of sex addiction and drugs of the singer.