Elton John adds SEVENTH 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road' UK tour date at London's O2

3 July 2019, 09:26 | Updated: 3 July 2019, 09:31

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By Tom Eames

The Rocket Man is returning to the UK for his final epic gigs...

Sir Elton John has announced an extra UK date of his massive Farewell Yellow Brick Road world tour.

The legendary singer will now also perform an extra show at London's O2 on December 2, his seventh in the capital in total.

Tickets for the show will go on sale at 10am on Friday (July 5).

Kicking off with two dates at London's The O2 in November next year, the tour will then head to Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester, Aberdeen, Glasgow, and Leeds.


Elton said of the shows: “The Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour will take us to many places that have meant a lot to me over the last fifty years, but these UK shows will be incredibly special.

"The UK is home, and where my heart will always be. To celebrate some of the incredible moments we’ve shared with my British fans over the years will be wonderful. These homecoming shows will be very emotional, and a lot of fun.”

Elton launched his farewell tour in the US in September, and has already been met with acclaim from audiences and critics alike. The three-year tour will feature over 300 shows across five continents, before finally ending in 2021.

The UK tour dates are:

November 2020

November 6 – The O2, London
November 7 – The O2, London
November 9 – Arena, Birmingham
November 11 – Resorts World Arena, Birmingham
November 13 – Echo Arena, Liverpool
November 14 – Echo Arena, Liverpool
November 17 – Arena, Manchester
November 20 – The Events Complex Aberdeen (TECA), Aberdeen
November 21 – The Events Complex Aberdeen (TECA), Aberdeen
November 24 – The SSE Hydro, Glasgow
November 25 – The SSE Hydro, Glasgow
November 28 – Arena, Manchester

December 2020

December 2 - The O2, London - EXTRA DATE
December 7 – First Direct Arena, Leeds
December 9 – The O2, London
December 14 – The O2, London