Billy Joel adds new 2018 June show in New York at Madison Square Garden
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Billy Joel continues to slowly flesh out his 2018 schedule. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer's monthly shows at The World's Most Famous Arena keep selling out, prompting the hometown hero to extend his residency into the summer with a new date, slated for June 2 in New York at Madison Square Garden.

The Piano Man announced the latest addition on Jan. 4 at his official Billy Joel website, following the wrap up of his 2017 touring year, which ended with a massive show on Dec. 31, 2017 in Sunrise, Florida, at BB&T Center.  Since beginning his residency back in Jan. 27, 2014,  the six-time Grammy winner has broken multiple MSG records, tallying 52 consecutive sold-out shows and racking up 950,000 in ticket sales thus far.

Presales for the May 23 show will go on sale starting Mon., Jan. 8 at 10:00 a.m. EST through Thurs., Jan. 12 at 10:00 p.m. EST. Tickets go on sale to public starting Fri., Jan. 12 at 10:00 a.m. EST. Get your tickets now for all of Billy Joel's MSG residency shows at AXS.

Asides from his dates at The Garden, the “Just the Way You Are” hitmaker has only one other U.S. show booked in 2018, which will take place Feb. 9 in Tampa Bay, Fla., at Amalie Arena. Joel will head overseas during the summer for a few stadium shows in Europe, starting June 16 in Manchester, U.K., at Old Trafford Football Ground and winding up June 30 in Hamburg, Germany, at Hamburg Volksparkstadion.

Fans in the Big Apple can catch their the beloved New York native at his first residency date of 2018, which takes place Jan. 11 at Madison Square Garden. Get your tickets for a variety of Billy Joel dates right now at AXS.

Check out a new clip of Joel and wife ringing in the New Year at BB&T Centre above. For all the latest details on Billy Joel, click here.