Oddball Supergroup Comes Together For Australia Theme

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Moviemaker Baz Luhrmann returned to his music roots to compose and record the final theme for his AUSTRALIA epic with Elton John, folk star JOHN BUTLER and Aussie treasure Rolf Harris.
The director and Elton John came up with the lyrics and music for the powerful tune, which plays over the end credits - and Butler, Harris and Luhrmann recorded the track.
Luhrmann says, "I've actually done some music myself so this wasn't so amazing. There's a young gent who is an assistant of mine and we wrote lyrics with Elton John on the drover's ballad.
"We have a really groovy folk music Australian player called John Butler and there is an Australian icon who, in England, has had as many number ones as The Beatles called Rolf Harris, who plays wobbleboard. "


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theresa krasnuik

hello, is everything as nice a day as Manitoba is having? spring is here, God I sure am not for this rehab, got to go home, is it a hot weather better than cold?! everything good with me, I'm fine. hope sir elton john is happy, and heallthy, thanks tell him thanks so much for all those nice picutures, and my memoires of my own life in the world, is fine, really fine, I didn't know exactly that elton john was married for the 4th time to a blonde woman of somekind, but anyhow, it doesn't bother me, I was supposed to be in my sole custody, so now I'll have to go through writing letters of complaints, but I hear I'm not the only one, without me, there's nothing for clarence, he's gone 20 years ago, out of my life, withothers, and so I'll be in Red Deer or Lethbridge I've been to those towns city before, in April, wouldn't that be nice to meet the real elton john, is that a wish or whaat? I'll be happy to return to my house where in hell of the world is it ever that a bad evil can come to me, just be cause I'm alone, elton, Oh god I'm tired, I don't know anything about some, but I do know that and this can't be done to me, I'm a mother, we never go to me, in them that have done the evils of stalking me to my farm, I called Boris an old friend life time I know him, he's looking in on my home, and my kids tasha wrote, me, I am for her, I'll try my best to get her to have her private house in zhoda is there for her, I've had enough of nobody home, Elvis was in a mistake or he came to me for my four leaf clover, as his friend died from church tupelo, couldn't find a prettier cowgirl than that , my God she wrote about it, and she died yesterday, you should have alook elton, she was everything, lilke me, 77 shes' gone through a note she said he left the other girlfriend for her, and he signed a marriage certificate of his parents for her and him, MagdelineMorgan, how unusual that he was lead with his career, but ended up in the wicked arms of Priscilla the devil, thats my opinion. oh, oh, I ate a pig pork , you know what dear? the pig is not like we had on the farm, I'm a pig farmer, and its could be don't feel right, f**k!! I just kept on my diet, amd losing weight, probably its drug infefsted, s**t!! and he asked me how it was, I said I'm pig farmer, its great, but I feel it, its oh gross on tv.a nurse says to me today you 're so fast, I type that is, very fast she says, and they do this to an educated hygeniest!! dentist nurse!!! its too evil here, my dad says on the phone last night, wrong people, I told him there's some good people. I have to get home!!to zhoda. elton thats my farm, I dont' exactly believe thats you in the 4th marriage to some blonde woman, but I dont' blame you if you did, but I dont' believe it, it doesn't matter to me, I love all the photographs, of your singing, at least we have an original artist, I like the music so much , that at least the singer is for real, and people can if they want to enjoy a night out of concert music. thats very nice of you, and I find you very very handsome, and good looking adn gorgeous, I'm not looking at yu, but it sure would be nice to meet you face to face, I'll pray for leaving ehre,and for my kids, and my house, and my meetin you in april on my birthday. 4th. take care of yourselve and Love Thressa, it was the carrot cake I used to make that misses me baking it. for the kids that is.can't wait to go home. every try to make safe for me, but I really and no one can have without privacy. I'm staying alone. for kids. hope to see you Love!! I am alone. so, take care, drive safe, there's 50 words of snow in my purse too, so be cafreful.
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