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He was back in wax!

The Rocket Man blasted his way into this illustrious group

Published at 1:58pm 6th March 2018. (Updated at 8:06am 8th March 2018) 1-minute read.

He was back in wax!

He was back in wax - as this 70s music icon joined a illustrious gang!

It was on this day (8th March) on 1976 that Elton John finally made the big time.

Forget all the Number Ones and all the hit albums - this was it was what it was all about.

The Rocket Man blasted his way into Madame Tussauds in London.

Elton was the first musican to crash the wax party since The Beatles.

Tune into Mix 70s for more of the best music from the decade

For more of the best music from the decade - listen to Mix 70s

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