Leon Russell Memorials Planned in Tennessee, OklahomaElton John and Willie Nelson will serve as "honorary pallbearers," a testament to their friendship and professional admiration for Russell's talent.
Leon Russell, Elton John and Appreciating the GiantsElton John will never have to say, "I wish I reached out to him before it was too late," when he thinks about Leon Russell.elt
Artists, Celebs React to Death of Leon RussellSocial media tributes for Leon Russell poured in overnight from his musical contemporaries, who admired his influence, talent and enduring legacy.
Elton John on Leon Russell: 'He Was a Mentor, Inspiration'"I loved him and always will."
Leon Russell Dead at 74Russell died in his sleep according to a statement on his official Facebook page.
Elton John And Paul Simon - Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Presenters