By Paul Martino

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The “Piano Man” is officially coming to PNC Park.

Billy Joel is set to perform at the home of the Pittsburgh Pirates this summer.

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Frank Coonelly, the Pirates president, Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto and Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald held a press conference Thursday morning to make the announcement.

Joel will perform at PNC Park on Friday, July 1.

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“You’re going to see multi-generational families packing the stadium,” said Peduto. “Kids and their parents liking the same artist and bringing together a special Pittsburgh feel in a place that we love, PNC Park. It’s going to be a special night in July.”

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The announcement is just the latest addition to a packed Fourth of July weekend in Pittsburgh.

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The day after the Billy Joel concert, Kenny Chesney will take the stage at Heinz Field on July 2.