Billy Joel continues to rack up record-breaking numbers during his hugely successful monthly residency at The World's Most Famous Arena. By overwhelming popular demand, the six-time Grammy winner has announced a new date, scheduled for July 18 in New York at Madison Square Garden, which will mark the hometown hero's 100th lifetime performance at the historic venue.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer dropped the big news on Jan. 18 at his official Billy Joel website after quickly selling out recently added MSG shows, slated for March and April. The latest addition will also give The Piano Man a record-breaking 54 consecutive performances at The Garden since beginning his residency began back on Jan. 27, 2014.
Presales for the July 18 show will go on sale starting Monday, Jan.22 at 10:00 a.m. EST through Thursday, Jan. 25 at 10:00 p.m. EST. Tickets go on sale to public starting Friday, Jan. 26 at 10:00 a.m. EST. Get your Billy Joel tickets now at AXS.
The “Just the Way You Are” hitmaker also just announced his first 2018 U.S. summer tour date, which will take place July 27 in Philadelphia at Citizens Bank Park. Joel will become the first artist to ever perform a record breaking five consecutive years at the famed ballpark.
Joel's next U.S. stop will take place Feb. 9 in Tampa Bay, Fla., at Amalie Arena. Fans in New York can catch the beloved entertainer at his next monthly residency show on March 28 at MSG.