Billy Joel, ‘The Piano Man’ superstar, legendary musician and songwriter is returning to New Zealand to belt out his greatest hits for one night only at Auckland’s Eden Park on Saturday, 3 December.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Billy Joel to Eden Park,” said Nick Sautner, Chief Executive Officer of Eden Park. “He is one of the century’s greatest musicians, selling out arenas and stadiums across the globe. This will be a memorable and historic night.”
Joel’s only other show in Australasia is at Melbourne’s MCG on Saturday, 10 December which sold out in record time. Demand for the Auckland show at Eden Park is expected to be similarly intense.
Billy Joel, one of the world’s most respected entertainers, ranks as the third best-selling solo recording artist of all time, having sold more than 160 million records across his career. He last captivated New Zealand audiences and critics in 2008 by playing all the biggest hits – Uptown Girl, Just the Way You Are, New York State of Mind and Tell Her About It, amongst many other well-known songs.