The “Piano Man” Billy Joel is back: after a forced break of more than a year, US musician Billy Joel (72) resumes his monthly appearances in New York’s Madison Square Garden.
Today the multiple award-winning singer is to appear again in the legendary concert hall and in the future he will play regular shows again, “as long as the demand continues,” as it was said.“Piano Man” singer Joel has performed once a month at Madison Square Garden in Manhattan since 2014 – now, including the concerts he gave there before, he has more than 100 performances and sold more than two million tickets.In the Corona crisis, Madison Square Garden, where concerts, basketball and ice hockey are played, was closed.
Joel played his first show at The Garden on Dec. 14, 1978. In recent years, he has taken up residency at MSG, performing once a month — up until COVID-19 hit. Now, Joel is back with several shows scheduled over next few months, beginning Friday.