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Foreigner's Lou Gramm Announces Retirement On Stage

It has been an incredible journey!

January 2, 2019

All great stories must come to an end, and after an incredible performance in Schenectady at Proctors, Lou Gramm announced his retirement after a 45-year career. Gramm was the lead singer of the popular British-American rock band Foreigner, he is currently 68 years old.

“Tonight, right here in this theater, you listened to our last show, you get real excited when you start out in this business, but you've got to be smart enough to know when to walk away from it too. And I just feel it's that time for me. It’s been a ball. I love you guys very much.”