Elton John and partner David Furnish are getting married.
The pair, who have been in a British civil partnership for eight years, plan to wed now that gay marriage has been legalized in England. The ceremony is set for May.
Furnish broke the news at John’s 67th birthday party at Fizz Las Vegas on Friday. “We don’t feel the need to take an extra step legally,” he told the Las Vegas Review Journal. “But since we’re committed for life, we feel it’s really important to take that step, and take advantage of that amazing change in legislation. We all live by example.” READ FULL STORY