Legendary singer-songwriter and five-time Grammy winner Billy Joel has just announced his new rescheduled concert dates that were originally set to be performed back in 2019. Joel has added performances in new major venues across the country in recent years that are in addition to his consistent performances at Madison Square Garden. Find seating chart information for his unique stage layout at MSG here.
Fans can expect tickets for these tour dates to be in incredible demand – as they always are – due to the artist’s reputation as being one of the best live performances of this or any generation, as well as his insanely lengthy list of hit songs that include “It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me,” “Big Shot,” “The Longest Time,” and plenty more, which prompts the question: when do Billy Joel concert tickets go on sale and how can you get cheap tickets?
When Do Billy Joel Tickets Go On Sale?
(On sale and presale information below is for the original on sale date from 2019)
The on sale date for the general public begins on Friday, October 4th at 10 am local time. If you go this route, we recommend reading up on how to quickly buy tickets on Ticketmaster.
We always recommend following artists and the local venue’s social media pages and signing up for their newsletters in order to get the most up-to-date information, though be aware that presales and ticket release dates may vary and are subject to change.
What are the Presale Codes for Billy Joel Tickets?
There will be some presale passwords available for music fans before the general on sale date for this tour. If you’re looking to get tickets ahead of that time to get an early start on the thousands of other Billy Joel fans trying to get their tickets, you can use the following presale codes that we’ve found below:
- American Express and Citi cardmember presales will begin on Monday, November 18th at 10 am local time. The AMEX presale code will be INGOLD, but you’ll need an AMEX card in order to complete your purchase. The Citi presale code will be 412800, and you’d need a Citi card to complete your purchase.
- Ticketmaster, Local Venue, LiveNation, and LiveNation Mobile App presales will begin on Wednesday, November 20th at 10 am local time. The Ticketmaster presale code will be RHYTHM, the LiveNation code will be SOUNDTRACK, and the Mobile App code will be COVERT.
Are There Any Purchase Limits for Billy Joel Tickets?
There is an overall eight (8) ticket limit for this event. Failure to adhere to these limits or exceeding these limits while purchasing tickets through these presales can put your orders at risk of getting cancelled by the venues and/or TicketMaster.
Billy Joel Tour Schedule
APR 17, 2021, Charlotte, NC, US (Rescheduled from April 18, 2020)
JUN 26, 2021, Notre Dame, IN, US (Rescheduled from June 20, 2020)
JUL 9, 2021, Detroit, MI, US (Rescheduled from July 10, 2020)
AUG 4, 2021, Boston, MA, US (Rescheduled from August 28, 2020)
AUG 14, 2021, Orchard Park, NY, US (Rescheduled from August 15, 2020)
SEP 10, 2021, Cincinnati, OH, US (Rescheduled from September 11, 2020)
NOV 5, 2021, New York, NY, US (Rescheduled from March 19, 2020 and September 26, 2020)
DEC 20, 2021,New York, NY, US (Rescheduled from April 10, 2020 and October 11, 2020)
JAN 14, 2022, New York, NY, US (Rescheduled from May 2, 2020 and November 13, 2020)
FEB 12, 2022, New York, NY, US (Rescheduled from June 6, 2020 and December 20, 2020)
MAR 24, 2022, New York, NY, US (Rescheduled from July 23, 2020 and January 13, 2021)
APR 8, 2022, New York, NY, US (Rescheduled from August 3, 2020 and February 3, 2021)
How to Buy Sold Out Billy Joel Tickets
If you weren’t able to secure tickets through any presales or general sales for Billy Joel, don’t worry, you’re not alone. Tickets can still be purchased from secondary marketplaces, although the prices will not be at face value.
When a generational artist like Billy Joel announces new tour dates for his legion of adoring fans, ticket demand and market prices are anticipated to be on the higher side, but that doesn’t mean that good deals can’t be had – if you know where to look.
How Long are Billy Joel Concerts?
Live Billy Joel concerts generally last a little less than two hours. An average setlist from his most recent tour was about 25 songs performed. Ticket holders should expect to hear Billy Joel perform for at least an hour and a half, and maybe just shy of two hours for his upcoming tour.
What Songs Will Billy Joel Perform at His Concerts?
With one of the most extensive catalogues of incredible chart-topping hits of any musician ever, there are almost too many great songs that fans want to hear from Billy Joel at his concerts. While he mixes up some of his older classics from show to show, the data shows that he almost always performs his biggest hits like “Uptown Girl,” “We Didn’t Start the Fire,” and “Only the Good Die Young,” among many others.
Some songs may depend on what city he’s in, so if you’re catching Joel at one of his rescheduled shows at Madison Square Garden, you can be absolutely certain you’ll be hearing “New York State of Mind.”
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