Billy Joel & Sting Bring Their A-Game to Tampa’s Raymond James Stadium

Billy Joel and Sting made history when they performed at Tampa’s Raymond James Stadium for one-of-a-kind concert experience at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay. These legendary rock artists performed several classic songs together that will live long in memory.

Sting kicked off the show by singing “Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic.” Later, during Joel’s set, he joined him to sing “Big Man on Mulberry Street”.


Billy Joel & Sting brought their A-game to Raymond James Stadium in Tampa on Saturday, producing an emotional yet entertaining concert. Drawing from their extensive catalogue of hits – “Message in a Bottle,” “Brand New Day,” extended versions to build tension – they presented an entertaining yet captivating show at Raymond James Stadium that brought memories and emotions flooding back. Sting injected fresh energy into classics like “Message in a Bottle” and “Brand New Day,” as well as giving familiar songs a dynamic feel; even including Arabic lyrics “Desert Rose”, adding lyrics that seemed even more poignant than usual given current global affairs!

This tour marks the first time Joel and Sting have co-headlined a concert together, making a unique statement of artistic collaboration between them both. Sting just released his latest album “Duets,” while Joel recently completed an unprecedented 150-show residency at Madison Square Garden – both artists brought a New York State of Mind into Raymond James Stadium for this historic concert!

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Sting and Billy Joel will join forces for one night only for an unforgettable show that is sure to bring down the house. Boasting more than 50 years’ worth of award-winning songs that have made rock history, Sting and Billy Joel are certain to deliver a performance unlike any other! Don’t miss this breathtaking event that promises nothing short of spectacular!

Billy Joel’s 2024 promises to be eventful as he releases his first new song since 1999 and prepares for his last residency show at Madison Square Garden. Additionally, Stevie Nicks and Sting are scheduled for performances alongside Rod Stewart of Fleetwood Mac, further cementing Billy’s position.

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Sting’s first song received cheers of applause from the crowd. To add to his set, Sting invited reggae star Shaggy to assist on “Englishman in New York.” Fans expected Joel to return for this track; instead, Shaggy took center stage.

Joel demonstrated incredible voice control throughout the show, including impressive renditions of Roxanne, “Message in a Bottle,” and “So Lonely.” Additionally, his piano skills were incredible.

Billy Joel Meets Sting was met with high enthusiasm from audiences throughout Durban. The Durban performers comprising its cast have always left audiences stunned by their skill and effortless rapport with them; these include singer/ukulele player John Ellis (also playing keyboardist Evan Cullum and multi-instrumentalist Andy Turrell). It first premiered at Umbilo branch of Rhumbelow Theatre back in October before expanding to Pietermaritzburg and Kloof branches of Rhumbelow Theatre since.

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On Saturday night at Tampa’s Raymond James Stadium, two iconic duos kicked off their inaugural co-headlining tour as headliners. Each performed an engaging mix of classic hits and iconic covers while giving fans some special surprises as well.

Sting opened the show with a 16-song set from his solo catalog and The Police discography, joining Joel on “Every Little Thing She Does is Magic,” and inviting reggae star Shaggy out for “Englishman in New York.”

Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Joel, Stevie Nicks and Rod Stewart will reunite this spring to tour together again across San Diego, Tampa, Chicago, Arlington and Las Vegas. Joel will close out his Madison Square Garden residency and team up with Stevie Nicks and Rod Stewart for some additional headlining shows – making his Madison Square Garden residency complete and finally wrapping up this spring with additional performances at San Diego, Tampa, Chicago Arlington Las Vegas dates.