Billy Joel’s final concert of the year has been canceled, Piano Man told fans on Sunday (December 18). .
Joel wrote on Twitter and Instagram, “It is with great disappointment to inform you that your doctor has advised you to rest your vocal cords due to the virus. Unfortunately, at Madison Square Garden on Monday December 19th. concert has to be postponed to June.
“I’m sorry that show day is so close, but I was hoping by now that I was nearing a full recovery.” Unfortunately, that hasn’t happened. I have.”
An additional update from Joel’s spokesperson posted on Joel’s official website confirms that Monday night’s concert has now been rescheduled for June 2, 2023. No need to replace. Please note that the performance on June 2 may be changed if it overlaps with the playoff game. For more information, please visit www.msg.com. Joels plans to resume his Madison Square Garden franchise on January 13, 2023, as planned. “
You can find a list of Joel’s upcoming tour dates here and his announcement below.