In celebration of 50 years of Billy Joel, Sony Music Entertainment & Trafalgar releasing present the iconic 1990 concert re-mixed and re-edited with lots of extras too!
“Billy Joel: Live At Yankee Stadium” shot live on June 22nd and 23rd, 1990, at the iconic Bronx stadium is one of the most iconic concert films of all time and now it’s coming to cinemas for a special two-night global fan event on Wednesday October 5th and Sunday October 9th 2022.
New York’s quintessential son, Billy Joel, ranks as one of the most popular recording artists and respected entertainers in history. The singer/songwriter/composer is the sixth best-selling recording artist of all time, the third best-selling solo artist as well as one of the biggest concert draws in the world. Joel’s songs have acted as personal and cultural touchstones for millions of people across five decades.
The new version of the filmed concert includes a never-before-released performance of “Uptown Girl,” interviews with Billy Joel, and behind-the-scenes footage from the event’s production. The hit-filled set list also includes “Piano Man,” “We Didn’t Start The Fire,” “New York State Of Mind,” “Scenes From An Italian Restaurant,” “Shout,” and more.
As a native New Yorker, Billy Joel’s iconic performance at Yankee Stadium is a perfect combination for audiences. We are excited to give fans the opportunity to watch this sold-out concert and rock out to the legend’s greatest hits.Tom Mackay, President, Premium Content, Sony Music Entertainment.
We’re pleased to partner again with Sony Music Entertainment to bring another classic rock n’ roll concert to the big screen. This re-edited concert is going to have fans of Billy Joel dancing in their seats in movie theaters worldwide.Marc Allenby, CEO of Trafalgar Releasing.
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