Elton John thanks his fans for ’52 years of pure joy’ as he concludes his touring career

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We have very sad news for 77-year old Elton John as he is confirmed to be…

The Rocket Man’s fans were left disappointed as the “Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour” has finally concluded.

Sir Elton John’s final performance as a touring artist took place on June 8th, 2023, at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. This remarkable show was announced on his website. Originally scheduled to conclude in 2021, the tour was postponed due to the ongoing pandemic.

Despite this appearing to be the conclusion of a successful music career, Sir Elton John suggested that he may make a comeback in some way down the line.

Throughout his extensive career spanning over five decades, Sir Elton has gifted the world with exceptional music and unforgettable performances. As stated on his official website, his most recent tour captivated an audience of over 6 million people worldwide.

John decided to retire from touring because he wanted to spend more time with his husband, David Furnish, and their two sons, Elijah and Zachary.

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In 2015, we sat down with our children’s school schedule and realized that we had changed our lives. We knew that if we continued on our current path, we would miss out on too much. This is what the Your Song star shared with Cooper.

The last tour date turned out to be a truly remarkable event filled with various emotions. It signified the conclusion of one of the most accomplished careers in the music industry.

Sir Elton shared on Instagram that when he started his last tour in 2018, he never imagined the journey it would take over the next 5 years.

Throughout my journey, my fans have always been by my side. You’ve stayed loyal, shown support, been understanding, and continued to attend every single performance.

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – MARCH 27: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Sir Elton John departs the Royal Courts of Justice on March 27, 2023 in London, England. Sir Elton John and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex are two of several claimants in a lawsuit against Associated Newspapers, publisher of the Daily Mail. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)

Saturday evening felt like a dream. It will take some time for me to fully realize that my tour has come to an end.

I will always remember how much I will miss you all and how grateful I am for your support – it means a lot to me.

During his recent tour in Sweden, the 77-year-old artist amazed the audience with four stunning outfits. He expressed his gratitude to the crowd, saying, “I cannot express how much this means to me.” He reminisced about his very first show in Sweden back in 1971, which took place over 50 years ago.

John expressed his gratitude to the audience after performing for 52 years, saying he had an amazing career playing music.

Without you, I wouldn’t be here chatting with you. You purchased my music and concert tickets, and I love performing for you.

Sir Elton told his fans that they will always be in his thoughts and feelings as he wrapped up his last show, reiterating that he will not tour anymore.

Sir Elton John’s tours will be greatly missed around the world.

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