Ukraine: Elton John + Leonid Kuchma = True?

uaMuzik quotes various sources claiming that the British singer Sir Elton John performed in Yalta last Saturday for the 70th birthday of Leonid Kuchma, former president of Ukraine.


  • That’s what I heard too. For a showman not know for being a shrinking violet, it will probably the least publicised thing he has aver done.

  • Thijs (nl)

    It’s True, I was there, near Yalta,
    After the astonishing fireworks Sir Elton John sang about 8 songs. No Nikita Though.

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