Gilmour: 'I could have toured without Waters'

Pink Floyd legend David Gilmour was offered a fortune to tour after the band's feted Live 8 appearance - with or without bandmate Roger Waters.

The pair have had an acrimonious relationship since the stars split in 1983.

They were offered a massive pay cheque to reunite for a final tour following their brief reunion at the charity extravaganza last year - but Gilmour insists he was the main attraction for promoters, not Waters.

He says: "We were offered a lot of money to go on tour. And I did turn it down.

"The offer was made to tour with a lot of money, and it was with or without Roger.

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