The singer introduced his Farewell Yellow Brick Highway Tour – The Closing Tour in 2018 and has been performing in cities the world over for the final time.
BST Hyde Park, which has been cancelled for 2 years in a row because of the coronavirus pandemic, will host the London efficiency of the farewell tour on June 24 2022.
Jim King, chief government of European festivals at AEG Presents, mentioned: “BST Hyde Park has all the time stood for the world’s largest and most beloved artists bringing not only a efficiency however a really 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 among the most vital and ‘should see’ nights of BST Hyde Park ever.”
Additionally confirmed to play at subsequent 12 months’s competition, which has been cancelled for the final two years, are Pearl Jam on July eight and 9, and Duran Duran on July 10, with Nile Rogers and Stylish and Grace Jones.
Extra artists are set to be introduced forward of the exhibits subsequent 12 months.
The gathering of 16 songs had been recorded remotely with different artists over the past 18 months.
The star mentioned making a brand new album was “the very last thing” he anticipated to do throughout lockdown.
“Among the recording classes needed to be performed remotely, by way of Zoom, which I’d clearly by no means performed earlier than,” he mentioned.
“Among the classes had been recorded beneath very stringent security rules: working with one other artist, however separated by glass screens.
“However all of the tracks I labored on had been actually fascinating and various, stuff that was utterly totally different to something I’m identified for, stuff that took me out of my consolation zone into utterly new territory.”
The Lockdown Classes shall be launched on October 22 however those that pre-order earlier than midnight on September 5 will obtain entry to a pre-sale for the BST competition between September 6 to eight.