Sir Elton John’s London swansong will probably be on the BST Hyde Park pageant subsequent June, the singer has stated.
The 74-year-old introduced his last set of performances, dubbed the Farewell Yellow Brick Street Tour – The Ultimate Tour, in 2018, and had deliberate to take his music world wide one last time.
BST Hyde Park, which performs host to a few of the world’s largest artists yearly, would be the setting for Sir Elton’s last London efficiency of the present in June 2022.
Like with different exhibits and music occasions, the pandemic put a cease to many of the almost 300-date tour, however it’s going to resume later this 12 months.
The announcement comes sizzling off the heels of the singer launching a brand new album of lockdown collaborations that he recorded remotely during the last 18 months.
Artists comparable to Lil Nas X, Dua Lipa, and Miley Cyrus are amongst these on the 18-track report, which hits streaming providers and outlets on 22 October.
Those that pre-order the album earlier than midnight on 5 September may have entry to a pre-sale for the BST exhibits on 6 to eight September.
Jim King, chief government of European festivals at AEG Presents, stated: “BST Hyde Park has at all times stood for the world’s largest and most cherished artists bringing not only a efficiency however a very one-off and memorable occasion.
“Elton John has offered the soundtrack to the lives of so many people and to know that his final tour is coming to Hyde Park, probably the final time many people will ever see him play, is likely one of the most vital and ‘should see’ nights of BST Hyde Park ever.”
Additionally confirmed to play the exhibits, which have been cancelled for the final two years, are Pearl Jam on the eight and 9 July, and Duran Duran on 10 July, with Nile Rogers and Stylish and Grace Jones.
Extra artists are set to be introduced forward of the exhibits subsequent 12 months.