Billy Joel announced Thursday morning he will be playing a special show in Brooklyn on New Year's Eve. Joel will headline the show, which will be his first at the Barclays Center, and Ben Folds Five will be the opening act.

Tickets for the show open to the public on Nov. 9 at 10am through Ticketmaster. American Express cardholders will be able to start purchasing pre-sale tickets starting on Nov. 4 at 10am going through Nov. 8 at 10pm.

The show has a special New Year's Eve start time of 9:30pm. Fans in attendance will get to ring in 2014 with Joel on stage.

Joel is currently on tour in the UK and Ireland and in December he will receive The Kennedy Center Honor.

You can learn more about Billy Joel's special New Years Eve show at Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Joel's website.

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