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Elton John storms off stage after fans get handsy: 'F- off!'

Elton John storms off stage after fans get handsy: 'F- off!'

John had invited members of the crowd on stage to enjoy an up-close view of the mega-star playing the piano.

In a statement to ET on Saturday, John addressed the incident, accusing the man of being "rude" and "disruptive". But John took off after warning revellers he would leave if they continued to reach out as he sang.

It doesn't have to be a Saturday night to put Elton John in a fighting mood.

"They have always been very courteous to the fact we are in the middle of playing a song live".

In a video which is doing the rounds, the 70-year-old can be seen walking offstage mid-song when a fan kept trying to high-five him. Fans in attendance at the knighted pop legend's Vegas show needed to be reminded of this rule after some unpleasantness that John exiting the stage.

John later returned to continue the show but told those in attendance there would be, "No more coming on stage during "Saturday Night".

He will perform for the last time at one of 300 worldwide dates as part of the Farewell, Yellow Brick Road World Tour, which will run until 2020.

"It is all about them. I have done over 4,000 shows, and I love performing, but I love my sons more".

The dog - who was gifted to Elton on his 56th birthday - quickly became his closest companion, reportedly even serving as best man at his wedding to David Furnish in 2014. "And then, of course, when they start proper school, they have a schedule". "I want to be at home".

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