On January 21st, The Philadelphia Phillies and Live Nation announced that recording artist Billy Joel will perform at Citizens Bank Park this summer. Billy Joel performed at the ballpark in 2014 and 2015. The show is set for July 9th and it will be his 5th show at the park.
“We have some exciting news, as the Piano Man is returning to our world-class ballpark,” said Phillies executive vice president Michael Stiles. “This will be the fifth time that legendary artist Billy Joel will take to the stage, where he will once again have the distinct honor of performing at Citizens Bank Park more often than any other entertainer.”
Billy Joel has announced other concerts: May 14th at Petco Park in San Diego, July 1st at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, August 18th at Fenway Park in Boston, and August 26th at Wrigley Field in Chicago, with other dates to still be announced.