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FILE - This is a Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015 file photo of Elton John speaking in Kiev. Russian President Vladimir Putin has called British musician Elton John and agreed to meet with him after Russian pranksters called him, pretending to be Putin and his spokesman. Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov told Russian news agencies on Thursday sept. 24, 2015 , that Putin called John earlier in the day and "asked him not to feel offended" by the prank. Putin promised to meet John as long as the schedule permits and discuss "any issues that he is concerned about." (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky, File)

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Pop star Elton John, right, and his longtime partner David Furnish, share a laugh after their civil ceremony at the Guildhall in Windsor, England on Dec. 21, 2005. (Associated Press)

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Elton John and partner David Furnish in 2005. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File)

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Study finds gay dads may show traits of both mothers and fathers. Shown here: Elton John and partner David Furnish in 2005. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File)

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Elton John and partner David Furnish in 2005. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File)

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FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2005 file photo, British musician Elton John , right, and his longtime partner David Furnish, smile to the media and the public after their civil ceremony, at the Guildhall in the town of Windsor, England. Elton John and his partner David Furnish are planning a low-profile wedding in May, following a change in British law allowing gay marriages. The singer told NBC’s Today show that he wants to celebrate “very quietly,” and added: “It will be a joyous occasion and we will have our children.” In quotes released on NBC’s website Monday, March 31, 2014, the singer said: “We shouldn't just say 'Oh, well, we have a civil partnership, we're not going to bother to get married'. We will get married." (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File)

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FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2005 file photo, British musician Elton John , right, and his longtime partner David Furnish, smile to the media and the public after their civil ceremony, at the Guildhall in the town of Windsor, England. Elton John and his partner David Furnish are planning a low-profile wedding in May, following a change in British law allowing gay marriages. The singer told NBC’s Today show that he wants to celebrate “very quietly,” and added: “It will be a joyous occasion and we will have our children.” In quotes released on NBC’s website Monday, March 31, 2014, the singer said: “We shouldn't just say 'Oh, well, we have a civil partnership, we're not going to bother to get married'. We will get married." (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File)

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Elton John, left, and David Furnish arrive at the 2014 Elton John Oscar Viewing and After Party on Sunday, March 2, 2014, in West Hollywood, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

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This CD cover image released by Island Mercury Records shows "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road," a deluxe edition by Elton John. (AP Photo/Island Mercury Records)

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This CD cover image released by Island Mercury Records shows "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road," a deluxe edition by Elton John. (AP Photo/Island Mercury Records)

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Elton John, left, and David Furnish arrive at the 2014 Elton John Oscar Viewing and After Party on Sunday, March 2, 2014, in West Hollywood, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

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Elton John, left, and David Furnish arrive at the 2014 Elton John Oscar Viewing and After Party on Sunday, March 2, 2014, in West Hollywood, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

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FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2013 file photo, Sir Elton John performs at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Ill. Organizers announced the lineup which includes John and Kanye West for this year's Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. The four-day event begins June 12 in Manchester, Tenn. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP, File)

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FILE - This Nov. 30, 2013 file photo shows Elton John performing in Rosemont, Ill. Elton John is declaring his support of the Russian people, and he says they still accept him despite that country's harsh new anti-gay law. John said Wednesday that he visited Russia in December concerned that the new law would affect how he was treated as "an openly gay foreigner." He says he received a warm welcome. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP, File)

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FILE - This Oct. 30, 2013 file photo shows entertainer Elton John speaking during a panel discussion after receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Rockefeller Foundation in Washington. Elton John is declaring his support of the Russian people, and he says they still accept him despite that country's harsh new anti-gay law. John said Wednesday that he visited Russia in December concerned that the new law would affect how he was treated as "an openly gay foreigner." He says he received a warm welcome. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)