Billy Joel packed his Madison Square Garden live performance with Christmas spirit on Tuesday, December 19. Of course, the vacations are an necessary time for household, and the “Piano Man” determined to make his final December live performance of his epic MSG residency one to recollect by bringing out his daughter Della, 8, and Remy, 6, to carry out “Jingle Bells.” The traditional rocker, 74, performed the keys whereas his ladies dueted the lead vocal for an excellent cute second.
While Billy was decked out in all black, his daughters took middle stage in inexperienced attire, becoming for the vacation environment of the present. Della additionally wore a hat with pink trim on it for the special day. The “You May Be Right” singer appeared like a proud dad as he carried out alongside his ladies.
I noticed the present of all exhibits tonight with Joyous Christmas songs, Billy Joel sings and particular visitor Elvis Costello and the lovable daughters of the piano man singing Jingle Bells nailing it and my household cherished the present dearly. Merry Christmas! pic.twitter.com/BU8GLGZXZO
— Bob Deerfield (@BobDeerfield) December 20, 2023
That wasn’t the one vacation second or shock for the December present of Billy’s residency. He additionally performed covers of different vacation classics like “Deck The Halls”, “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer”, “Silent Night”, and “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing,” per Setlist.fm. His daughters weren’t the one shock company although. Elvis Costello additionally got here out to carry out his tune “Pump It Up” and accompany Billy on “Allentown.” Besides lots of his largest hits, he additionally performed just a few covers like The Rolling Stones’ “Start Me Up” and the classical piece “Nessun Dorma.”
The present is considered one of Billy’s final performances of his MSG residency, which started in 2014. While the musician hasn’t stated that he’s retiring, his residency will come to an finish in July 2024 when he performs his one hundred and fiftieth live performance at The Garden. Throughout his residency, Billy has usually damaged out some Christmas carols throughout his MSG residency when performing in December.
The “Uptown Girl” singer is a dad to a few ladies. He has his two youthful daughters together with his spouse Alexis Roderick, who he’s been married to since 2015. Besides his two youthful daughters, he additionally has his older daughter Alexa Ray Joel, 37, together with his ex-wife Christie Brinkley.