Elton John’s ‘Looking Up’ Video is a Homage To His Iconic Glasses

elton john looking up video

The video for the first single from Elton John’s upcoming new album, Wonderful Crazy Night,  has been released. The song is called ‘Looking Up’, and the video showcasing it is a wild, colorful graphics romp, with many pairs of Elton John’s iconic glasses featuring heavily in it. You could call it an homage to Elton John’s glasses.

As for ‘Looking Up‘, you couldn’t ever mistake it as anything but classic Elton John, and a nice precursor to what Wonderful Crazy Night is likely to be.

The album was produced by T-Bone Burnett, and the songs are written by Elton and his usual partner, lyricist Bernie Taupin. It releases in February 5th, 2016. And, yes, you can already pre-order it on all major music sites.

Meanwhile, watch the video for Elton John’s ‘Looking Up‘ below.


About Michelle Topham

Brit-American journalist based in Austria, former radio DJ at 97X WOXY, and Founder/CEO of Leo Sigh. I've covered K-drama, K-pop, J-pop and music news for over a decade.