Billy Joel Portland Tickets
A six-time Grammy Award winner, and a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, who stopped making music after 1993, continues to tour. Better known as the “Piano Man”, Billy Joel will soon perform live in Portland’s Moda Center. If you like rock music and especially classics such as “Uptown Girl,” “Only the Good Die Young,” “The Longest Time,” “Just the Way You Are” and others, then get your Billy Joel Portland tickets today. These tickets are on sale now and will be sold out soon, so grab yours before it’s too late. Joel hasn’t released an album since River of Dreams nor does he intend to release new albums, but he tours regularly, playing for his fans all over the world.
Billy Joel has released two of the best-selling albums in the US, making him one of the best-selling artists of all time.
Billy Joel’s Music
In a musical career spanning over half a century, Billy Joel has released 13 studio albums, 61 singles, 50 music videos and 15 compilation albums. Two of his compilation albums, Greatest Hits Vol. 1 & 2, were released 12 years apart and ended up becoming one of the best-selling albums in the US. These albums were certified 23 times Platinum by the RIAA.
Some of the certified Platinum songs by Joel are “It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me” and “My Life”. The following songs of Joel’s were certified Gold by the RIAA: “We Didn’t Start the Fire,” “Uptown Girl” and “Tell Her about It.”
Awards & Accolades
Though Billy Joel is a high school graduate only, in recognition of his services to the music industry, he has been awarded honorary degrees by Stony Brooks University, Manhattan School of Music, Berklee College of Music and Fairfield University.
He has also been inducted in the Songwriters Hall of Fame, and the Long Island Music Hall of Fame. Joel will soon be in Portland and perform live at Moda Center, previously known as the Rose Garden. This indoor sports arena is equipped with state-of-the-art acoustics, which makes it an ideal venue for Billy Joel’s concert. So get your Billy Joel Portland tickets now and let the Piano Man work his magic.