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Elton John: ‘I could have died’


Elton John

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Updated: July 10, 2013 8:44PM

Music superstar Elton John says he’s “grateful to be alive,” telling the Sun in London he was “a ticking time bomb” due to appendicitis he ignored until finally calling doctors after struggling through 10 concerts in “agony.” The pain forced him to cut short a Friday concert in Germany. —B.Z.

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