George Strait hitting the road for the last time

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By CHRIS TALBOTT, Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — George Strait is getting ready to park his tour bus.

The 60-year-old country music superstar announced Wednesday that he'll embark on his final concert tour early next year. He made the announcement at a news conference at the Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum in Nashville, Tenn.

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Strait will play 20 dates in 2013, then 20 more in 2014 on The Cowboy Rides Away tour. He plans to continue recording music and making occasional live appearances.

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