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Elton John Announces Retirement From Touring

Elton John fans in Las Vegas may want to cash in on the chance to catch the rock legend during his 2018 residency at Caesars Palace.

John announced he will be retiring from the road after his upcoming three-year global tour, capping off nearly 50 years on stages around the world.

The 70-year-old singer, pianist, and composer said he wants to spend time with his family.

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During the announcement, John also ruled out the possibility of a residency after the retirement.

The three-year tour will start in September, and consist of 300 shows in North America, Europe, South America and Asia.