The energy at the iHeartRadio Music Festival was electric when living legend Sir Elton John took over the stage and played some of the biggest songs of his illustrious career.

Photo: Getty

Decked out in a red stone encrusted suit and playing a matching red piano Elton John performed 'The Bitch is Back', 'Bennie and the Jets', 'I'm Still Standing', plus a new song 'Home Again' off his upcoming album 'The Diving Board' which will be released in the US on September 24th.

PHOTOS: Elton John performing at the 2013 iHeartRadio Music Festival

Everyone in the arena sang along to every word when he broke into 'Tiny Dancer', which brought the longest and loudest ovation of the night so far.

Photo: Roger Kisby

-You can follow the writer, Rachel Pitts on Twitter @CT1007