Elton John is getting his own Barbie doll

The minimal-version Barbie doll, which was introduced on Mattel’s site on Thursday, will have a glittery leading and flared denim entire with the singer’s initials.

Her multi-coloured “Elton” bomber jacket has stars on its sleeves and rainbow stripes on its hem. She will also have rainbow-patterned system boots, a purple bowler hat and Elton’s signature sparkly pink sun shades.

“The Elton John Barbie doll is a bold collaboration that personifies two cultural icons and honors the remarkable artistry and musicianship of a stellar performer,” the doll’s description on the Mattel web-site reads.

So, what’s the situation?

The doll, which retails for $50, was unveiled to mark the 45th anniversary of the singer’s record-breaking two-working day performance at the Dodgers Stadium in October 1975.
At the time, the 100,000 attendees created it the most significant live performance at any time for a single artist.
“Barbie is an icon in her possess appropriate, so possessing her spend tribute to my work and particular type is a genuine honor,” Elton John instructed Rolling Stone. “I hope that she conjures up lovers everywhere to fearlessly pursue their own dreams and limitless possible.”
The Elton John Barbie doll can be acquired on the Mattel site or on Walmart’s online retail store.

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