Han var liiiite för kontroversiell i sina uttalanden:
Egypt’s musician’s union on Sunday rejected plans for British singer Elton John to perform a private concert scheduled for May 18, because of his ”controversial remarks attacking religions”.
”How do we allow a gay, who wants to ban religions, claimed that the prophet Eissa (Jesus) was gay and calls for Middle Eastern countries to allow gays to have sexual freedom,” head of the Egyptian Musician Union, Mounir al-Wasimi told DPA.
Al-Arabiya fyller på:
Issued a captain Mounir Egyptian musicians Weseimy Sunday 05/02/2010 prevent a decision which the British singer Elton John to sing in Egypt, accusing him of making statements in which he described Christ as ”gay”.
Weseimy announced in a press statement that Elton John, ”he said in a press statement that he believed that Jesus Christ was gay sensitive and extraordinarily intelligent, that he understood the problems of men.”
Han må vara både weird och queer & ha snuuurrriga tankar… men den här konserten skulle jag faktiskt inte haft något att vara på.
Kanske jag kan ta chansen då han skall uppträda i Israel den 17:e juni…