David Lee Roth predicted in his 1991 video “A Lil Ain’t Enough” that his absolute last show would be on October 10, 2021 A little bit longer‘Roth could have been considered a clairvoyant. In fact, Roth announced his resignation last week, a little early before saying so 30 years ago.
Due to urgent health issues, Diamond Dave announced that his upcoming 5-date residency in Las Vegas would be his final shows. They start on New Year’s Eve at the House of Blues in Mandalay Bay. Interestingly, Roth says that Alex Vn Halen will accompany him on drums for the residency.
“I’ll throw in the shoes,” said Roth Las Vegas Review Journal. “I’m retiring.” And he even mentioned that he thought he would be the first to leave the Van Halen lineup. “I thought I might be the first to be honest. I would have thought the Marlboro man got me. ‘Hey Ed, objects in the rearview mirror are probably me.’ … And my doctors, my supervisors, have forced me to really say that every time I go on stage, I endanger the future. “
Watch the “A Lil Ain’t Enough” video through to the end to see when a clairvoyant foretells Roth’s resignation.