Gaga like a daughter, says Elton

Elton John talks about his relationship with Lady Gaga on US chat show

Elton John has spoken openly about his relationship with Lady Gaga on  US TV show Live With Regis and Kelly.

The star was promoting his new album, "The Union", a collaboration with veteran musician Leon Russell when the conversation veered towards Gaga.

Elton confirmed that the "Alejandro" singer and him are recording a duet for animated film "Gnomeo and Juliet" and could not stop praising the young popstar.

"She's kind of the b*****d daughter of Elton John" he joked, "if I had a daughter it would be Lady Gaga. She has a penchant for shoes and everything. She's great" said the star.