Fenway Park to host Billy Joel concert June 26

January 30, 2014 - 7:08 am

The Red Sox announced Thursday that Billy Joel will play a concert at Fenway Park on June 26. Tickets go on sale to the general public Feb. 8. "We look forward to hosting the music icon at Fenway in June for what we know will be a memorable performance," Red Sox executive vice president/COO Sam Kennedy said in a statement. Joel is a six-time Grammy Award winner and the sixth best-selling recording artist of all-time, with worldwide sales of more than 150 million albums. "It is an honor to bring Billy Joel back to Boston and have him play historic Fenway Park," Live Nation New England president Don Law said. "His music transcends generations. This will be an event that fans will remember for years to come."