The iconic rock star, Elton John has posted a new photo of himself with Ray Williams to reveal why he’s so important for his career on Instagram.

As you know, in the entire career of Elton John, he has collaborated with his main lyric writer, Bernie Taupin. With that Instagram post, Elton has shared the backstory of how he met with Bernie and revealed the person behind that meeting.

Here’s what Elton wrote:

“I was so happy to reconnect with the real Ray Williams backstage at my show in Charlotte. Ray was the man who handed me the envelope of Bernie’s lyrics that changed the course of my life forever.

Ray was wonderfully portrayed by actor Charlie Rowe in the film #Rocketman. I love it when life goes in a full circle. 🚀🚀❤️❤️”

Barnie Taupin has reacted to Elton’s post at the comment section and said:

“Ditto just wonderful. Magic moment.”

Taron Egerton, who played as Elton John in Rocketman movie, simply commented:

“I love this.”

Check out the photo below.