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Rocket Man flies to Number One in US

And Elton John would stay there for seven weeks with this album

Published at 6:16am 7th June 2018. 1-minute read.

Rocket Man flies to Number One in US

The Rocket Man flies to success in the US.

Elton John soared to Number One in America with his album "Captain Fantastic And The Brown Dirt Cowboys" on this day (7th June) in 1975.

It would also stay there for seven weeks too!

Elton's ninth studio album was about his struggles when he started his music career in London.

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

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