George Strait has announced he’ll soon retire from the road. Not retire from music, mind you, just the live stuff.
The country music legend held a press conference in Nashville on Wednesday to announce his decision and said he will play his committed dates and then say goodbye to touring.
Strait, 60, whose last local appearance was at Gwinnett Arena in February, currently has concerts scheduled through April. His closest date is Greenville, S.C., on March 22.
The singer also noted that he plans to continue recording and that this doesn’t mean he won’t make the occasional live appearance.