Rolling Stones To Retire
Band set to announce last ever world tour...
Madonna,Jay-Z, Shakiraand U2. "They're likely to perform in stadiums,” the insider said of the group. “It's almost certainly the last full-scale world tour. The band realise that age is creeping up on them. They want to bow out on top of their game, and not short-change their fans."
The aging foursome have built up a reputation in recent years as one of rock’s hardest working bands, synonymous with lengthy world tours such as their 144-date Bigger Bang tour which ran for two full years from August 2005. It generated over £361 million, making it the highest-grossing tour of all time, according to Billboard magazine.
The Brown Sugar rockers did a farewell tour in 1971 before relocating to the south of France to avoid paying high taxes. But this time, it’s the real deal.