Music legend Elton John has announced he is retiring with a huge global farewell tour – and he’s coming to Toronto and Ottawa.
Elton John’s Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour will hit Toronto on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 for two dates at the Air Canada Centre.
From there, he will head for a performance at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa on Friday, September 28, 2018.
The only other Canadian dates announced so far are in Quebec City and Montreal.
A man who needs no introduction, Elton is one of the top-selling solo artists of all time, with 38 gold records and 31 platinum albums, 29 consecutive Top 40 hits, and he has sold more than 300 million records worldwide. He has also written the music for stage and screen successes Billy Elliot: The Musical, Elton John and Tim Rice’s Aida, and The Lion King, which was named the highest-grossing stage show or film release in the world. The legendary artist has over 4,000 performances, in more than 80 countries, to his credit since launching his first tour in 1970.
Elton John Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour in Canada
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 – Air Canada Centre, Toronto
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 – Air Canada Centre, Toronto
Friday, September 28, 2018 – Canadian Tire Centre, Ottawa
Saturday September 29, 2018 – Centre Vidéotron, Quebec City
Thursday, October 4, 2018 – Bell Centre, Montreal
When: September 25 and 26
Time: Doors 6:30 pm / Show 7:30 pm
Tickets: Will be available through his website.