Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater | Virginia Beach, Virginia
Nestled between two already sold out shows, "Piano Man" Billy Joel brings his 2015 tour to Farm Bureau Live on Saturday 6th June! 43 years since the veteran performer and songwriting legend signed his first solo recording contract, Joel continues to hold his status as one of most celebrated and admired recording artists in the world. Enjoy an evening of unparalleled entertainment as he performs hit after hit, touching the audience in a way only Billy Joel can. Tickets are now available to see this icon of music at his very best!
Pianist, singer, songwriter and composer Billy Joel was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1992, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1999, and the Long Island Music Hall of Fame in 2006. Since the release of his 1973 hit song “Piano Man”, Joel has become the sixth best-selling recording artist and the third best-selling solo artist in the USA, and has sold more than 150 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling artists of all time. He has been nominated for 23 Grammy Awards throughout his career, and has won six. Joel achieved 33 Top 40 hits in America from 1970 – 1990, all of which he wrote himself. Among the many honours and awards, Joel received the Johnny Mercer Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2001, and in 2013 he received the Kennedy Center Honors, the nation's highest honor for influencing American culture through the arts.