Paul Simon And Miley Cyrus Both Sat In With Billy Joel Last Night At MSG [Watch]

first_imgLast night, Billy Joel continued his now years-long string of monthly shows at Madison Square Garden with a Saturday evening performance featuring plenty of surprises. Joel began the 45th show of his extended residency with a year-apporpriate “Miami 2017 (Seen The Lights Go Out On Broadway), and continued with “Pressure,” “Vienna,” “The Longest Time,” “The Entertainer,” and “Zanzibar.”Billy Joel Dons Yellow Star Of David At MSG As U.S. Neo-Nazi Activity GrowsNext, Joel welcomed his first surprise guest of the night: Paul Simon. Along with his fellow New York native, Joel and his band played a couple of Simon’s fan favorites: “The Boxer” and “Late In The Evening.”You can watch a clip of Simon joining Joel for a rendition of his own “Late In The Evening,” courtesy of YouTube user mrbob424:A few tunes later, as Joel hammed up the intro to his mega-hit “New York State of Mind,” Joel brought out another, more surprising guest: “Ladies and Gentlemen, Miley Cyrus!” Cyrus lent her vocals to a verse of the tune, visibly enjoying singing on this storied stage with the Piano Man.Watch Miley Cyrus emerge to help Joel sing “New York State of Mind” below via The Garden’s Facebook page:Joel had a couple songs left in his main set–including “Scenes From An Italian Restaurant” and a closing “Piano Man,”–before returning to the stage for his encore with both Simon and Cyrus in tow. Together, the three led the band through a sing-along rendition of “You May Be Right,” before Joel took the reigns once again, rattling off a string of hits (“We Didn’t Start The Fire,” “Uptown Girl,” “It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me,” “Big Shot,” and “Only The Good Die Young”) to close the evening. Watch Paul Simon and Miley Cyrus join Joel for “You May Be Right” to begin the show’s encore below via The Garden’s Facebook page: [h/t – Rolling Stone][Cover photos via Getty/KevinMazur]last_img read more