Billy Joel Syracuse Tickets
One of the bestselling music artists, Billy Joel is set to perform at the Carrier Dome, in Syracuse. His fans can watch him perform some of his greatest hits in close proximity. The Grammy winning musician has been composing and performing actively since five decades now. He has established an international fan base with sales exceeding 150 million copies. Apart from appearing as a headlining act at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in 2015, Billy Joel will also take to the live stage in Syracuse. To watch him perform live, purchase Billy Joel Syracuse tickets.
Born in 1949, William Martin Joel, more popularly known as Billy Joel is a world renowned songwriter-singer and pianist. Billy’s father was a classical pianist and it was after his mother’s insistence that Billy began taking lessons at a very young age. During his high school years, Billy started performing in local bars to make ends meet and was unable to finish education. He then decided to pursue music after watching The Beatles perform on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’. At the mere age of sixteen, the aspiring musician founded a rock band named ‘The Echoes’. After playing for several bands, it was in 1970 that the pianist officially signed on to a record company, Family Productions. It wasn’t however until 1973 that Billy started making a name for himself in the music industry. He left Family Productions to sign with the Columbia Records and released his signature song, ‘Piano Man’.
Since then, Billy has released 13 studio albums, 15 compilation releases, 5 live records, 50 music videos and 10 video albums. 11 out of his 13 albums have received multiple platinum certifications in the US alone and his ‘Greatest Hits Vol. 1 & 2’ is the third bestselling album in the US. With over 23 Grammy nominations, induction into ‘the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’, ‘the Long Island Music Hall of Fame’ and ‘Songwriters’ Hall of Fame’ and 33 top 40 hits in America, Billy Joel ranks among the most commercially successful artists in the world. Watch him perform some of his most memorable compositions live. Buy Billy Joel Syracuse tickets.