Music legend reveals she’s retiring from touring after 50 years on the highway saying she ‘has a wealthy a** life’ with out it


ONE of the world’s most iconic music stars has revealed she is kissing goodbye to life on the highway.

Singing legend Chaka Khan has confirmed her days of touring are properly and actually over after 50 years of performing throughout the globe.

Chaka Khan is retiring from touring


Chaka Khan is retiring from touringCredit score: The Mega Company
The singer wants to 'sleep' between gigs and get to know her great grandkids


The singer desires to ‘sleep’ between gigs and get to know her nice grandkidsCredit score: Getty

Chaka, 70, insists she has a “wealthy a** life” with out the necessity to journey for lengthy spells at a time so might be taking a step again.

However the great-grandmother is just not retiring all collectively.

As an alternative, Chaka has informed Rolling Stone she’s going to simply guarantee her gigs are unfold out so she will “sleep in between”.

Chaka mentioned to the journal: “I obtained this rich-a** life.

“I’ve obtained nice grandchildren I wish to get to know higher.

“So I can’t do one other tour. I’ll do dates, nevertheless it gained’t appear to be a tour.

“They’ll be far sufficient aside that I can have time to sleep in between.”

Chaka was requested if she’s going to ever retire fully and he or she mentioned she “may try this three or 4 occasions, like different b****es do”.

Final week, The Solar revealed that Chaka is battling it out with Shania Twain  to headline Glastonbury 2024.

Each girls are in superior negotiations to be subsequent yr’s ultimate act on the iconic pageant.

A supply mentioned: “Talks have been ongoing for months and months with each Chaka and Shania.

“Organisers have left it far later than ordinary to nail down the pageant’s three headliners and that has meant no resolution has been made about who to decide on for the Legend slot.

“However Chaka and Shania are prime of the record, have every mentioned they might have an interest and are each holding the date free. It could be an unimaginable honour for both of them — and the hits would please everybody.”

True to her phrase, Chaka will play sequence of exhibits within the UK subsequent summer time however there may be sufficient area in between to “sleep”.

Notably, she has nothing deliberate for the Glasto weekend on the finish of June.

In the meantime, Canadian Shania will begin her newest Las Vegas residency in Might however has free area in her diary from the top of that month till mid-August.

Requested a number of months in the past if she can be doing the Legend slot in Somerset, That Don’t Impress Me A lot singer Shania informed Weird: “I’m not conscious of it but however wouldn’t that be superior? I’m unsure the place we’re at with that but.”

It comes after Glastonbury organiser Emily Eavis mentioned in October: “Definitely, I can say the legend is feminine.”

Her comment adopted criticism over an all-male lineup of headliners this yr.

Chaka's career spans an incredible five decades


Chaka’s profession spans an unimaginable 5 many yearsCredit score: Rex Options
Like Stevie Wonder, she is a true icon


Like Stevie Marvel, she is a real iconCredit score: Reuters
Chaka is battling it out with Shania Twain to headline Glastonbury next year


Chaka is battling it out with Shania Twain to headline Glastonbury subsequent yrCredit score: Getty


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