By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – English singer-songwriter and pianist Elton John will play Barra da Tijuca's HSBC Arena on February 19th, as part of the Brazilian leg of the ongoing "Follow The Yellow Brick Road" tour. Rio is one of the country's four cities included on this tour that John did not visit during his previous time in the Brazil.
John performed in São Paulo, Porto Alegre, Belo Horizonte, Brasília and Recife earlier in 2013 as part of the 40th Anniversary tour of one of his many hits, "Rocket Man . . .