Elton John: The obscene gift that Ed Sheeran gave him for his birthday

September 01, 2021

"What do you buy for the man who has everything? A huge marble phallus! "
Elton John revealed that Ed Sheeran gave him a "giant marble phallus" as a birthday present.

The legend of "Rocket Man", who is a close friend of the creator of "Shape of You" and turned 74 in March, talked about the outrageous and unforgettable gift that his friend gave him.

"For my birthday this year, he gave me a huge marble phallus," Elton John told Hit 109.9's "Carrie and Tommy Show."

"I do not know if this is due to the fact that I was always a bully or something. It is really big, it is beautifully made ", he continued.

The iconic musician admitted that his husband David Furnish did not let him place the obscene sculpture in their garden because of their two children, 10-year-old Zachary and 8-year-old Elijah.

"It is hidden in an area of ​​the house where they cannot see it! "What do you buy for the man who has everything? "A huge marble phallus!" He said laughing.

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Elton John also talked about the impact he had on Ed Sheeran's clothing choices, as he gave him some fashion tips and suggested he get in touch with Donatella Versace.

"This is true. I told him, “Ed, you wear baggy shirts and pants, that brought you here, but now is the time to make a change. "Listen, if you make the music video for 'Bad Habits', you have to look great." "About a year and a half ago, I got in touch with Donatella Versace and got him some things," he revealed.

Finally, Ed Sheeran appeared in the video for "Bad Habits" in a bright pink suit, a big difference from the simple appearances in which he has shown his preference.

"He likes it, I did not force him to do something he does not want to do," said Elton John.