Rod Stewart has clashed with Elton John over the latter's decision to announcement his retirement from touring.
Elton John decided to halt his touring career, announcing a final three year tour are a farewell to fans.
Rod Stewart spoke to Bravo TV last night (March 23rd) and was asked about this decision, and claimed he would never do such a thing.
"I've never spoken about it and if I do retire, I won't make an announcement. I'll just fade away," he said, before claiming such tours were "dishonest".
Responding to a caller to the station, Rod joked that he had attempted to make contact with Elton, but had been rebuffed: "Well I did email her (Sir Elton) and said 'what, again dear?' But I didn't hear anything back."
Continuing, Rod Stewart said such an announcement "stinks of selling tickets".
Elton John has yet to comment.
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