Abdul 'Duke' Fakir considers Four Tops farewell tour

'Duke' says upcoming Four Tops tour may be his farewell

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The Four Tops (l-r): Renaldo "Obie" Benson, Levi Stubbs, Abdul "Duke" Fakir, and Lawrence Payton

DETROIT - The last founding member of the Four Tops said he might leave the band as it reaches its 60th anniversary.

According to Billboard.com, Abdul "Duke" Fakir said the group's upcoming tour may serve as his own "farewell tour."

The group currently consists of Lawrence "Roquel" Payton, Jr. (the son of the original Top), Ronnie McNeir and Harold "Spike" Bonhart.

The tour is in 2014.

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