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Elton Gears Up For B-Day Show With Best-Of

Elton John will celebrate his 60th birthday with a March 25 concert at New York's Madison Square Garden, and two days later, Island will keep the party going with the first single-disc package of his

Elton John will celebrate his 60th birthday with a March 25 concert at New York's Madison Square Garden, and two days later, Island will keep the party going with the first single-disc package of his greatest hits.

"Rocket Man -- Number Ones" will also be available with a bonus DVD featuring 10 videos and performance clips, including "Bennie and the Jets," "Rocket Man," "Your Song" and "Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting" from the NBC special "The Red Piano." Additionally, the DVD features the video for John's new single, "Tinderbox."

The 17-track CD rounds up all the usual suspects, from "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" and "Philadelphia Freedom" to "Tiny Dancer" and "Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me."

John's MSG show will be turned into a TV special to air in the United States and Canada. According to the artist's Web site, he will be backed for a portion of the concert by a full choir.

Here is the track list for "Rocket Man -- Number Ones":

"Goodbye Yellow Brick Road"
"Bennie and the Jets"
"Daniel"
"Crocodile Rock"
"Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds"
"Philadelphia Freedom"
"Island Girl"
"Don't Go Breaking My Heart"
"Sorry Seems To Be the Hardest Word"
"Sacrifice"
"Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me"
"Can You Feel the Love Tonight"
"Your Song"
"Tiny Dancer"
"Rocket Man"
"Candle in the Wind"
"Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting"