Jack and Meg White of the White Stripes announce the official split of the band on February 2, 2011. In a joint statement issued at the official White Stripes website, Jack and Meg declared the band has "official ended and will make no further new recordings or perform live."
The band cited "a myriad of reasons" for the dissolution of the hit band. Artistic differences were not among the reasons nor were any health issues to blame for the break up. The band merely stated that they wished to "preserve what is beautiful and special" about the White Stripes.
Jack and Meg offered thanks to all of their fans throughout their thirteen year career.
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