Sir Elton John enthusiastically performed his hit song “I’m Still Standing” as part of the One World: Together at Home concert.
Playing on a grand piano in his garden, the legendary artist appeared in excellent shape, paying tribute to healthcare workers on the front line in the fight against coronavirus.
John, who was introduced by his friends David and Victoria Beckham, was one of the many pop stars who participated in the concert, organized as a “thank you” to everyone who helped beat Covid-19.
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Other artists to participate include Sir Paul McCartney, Taylor Swift, Niall Horan, Luis Fonsi, Maluma, Lady Gaga, Annie Lennox and daughter, Lola.
Lady Gaga, who helped organize the event with the Global Citizen charity and the World Health Organization, posted a video of her dancing about Elton John’s performance on her Instagram story.
Earlier in the concert, she sang a moving rendition of the song “Smile”.
One World: Together at Home included hosting features by the late night titans Jimmy Kimmel, Jimmy Fallon and Stephen Colbert.
Actors such as Pierce Brosnan, Amy Poehler and Samuel L Jackson extended personal thanks to health care workers, as well as those who practice social distancing and government instructions to stay at home.
See all the highlights of the One World concert here.