Categories Humor Music Nostalgia Video Rocket Man Post author By James Huff Post date October 28, 2006 1 Comment on Rocket Man Just for fun, here’s a classic William Shatner performance from the 1978 Science Fiction Film Awards, in which he presents his interpretation of Elton John’s hit single, Rocket Man. http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=9186670810343559618 Share this:Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) Related ← WordPress Security Update v2.0.5 → Blogroll Dive: 10/30/06 One reply on “Rocket Man” […] In 1968, William Shatner released The Transformed Man, an album filled with his dramatic interpretations of poetry and popular music. One of the most memorable songs from Shatner’s debut album is his interpretation of the 1967 Beatles hit, Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds. According to popular rumors, it was this interpretation’s success as “one of the worst songs of all time” that inspired Shatner to present his interpretation of Rocket Man at the 1978 Science Fiction Film Awards. […] Comments are closed.