The John Lewis Christmas 2018 advert video is finally here! Starring Sir Elton John, the ad tells his story starting with his most recent successes and performances while singing his hit Your Song. The story then gradually works backwards in time to the moment where a little boy receives a special gift that would change his life forever. Elton John’s first piano. This inspiring story highlights the power of a gift. And how that gift inspired, changed and influenced the course of a little boy’s life.
The music in the advert
Music: Your Song | Artist: Elton John
The music in the advert is one of Sir Elton John’s most celebrated tracks. Your Song. First released in 1970, the track was composed and performed by Elton John with lyrics by his longtime collaborator, Bernie Taupin. It originally appeared on John’s self-titled studio album in 1970.