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Concerts in NYC, on Long Island: Must-see shows

Concert dollars are precious, so it's important to plan well and plan ahead. From Post Malone to Mariah Carey and many more, here are the must-see concerts hitting Long Island and NYC soon.

Billy Joel

See the Piano Man at Madison Square Garden
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See the Piano Man at Madison Square Garden on Dec.19 and Jan. 24, 2019. He will also close out 2018 with a concert at Nassau Coliseum on New Year's Eve. On May 9, -- Joel's birthday -- the singer will return to Madison Square Garden with a concert celebrating his 70th birthday, also making it his 110th career performance at the arena.

Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Rock band Trans-Siberian Orchestra is bringing its
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Rock band Trans-Siberian Orchestra is bringing its "The Ghost of Christmas Eve, the best of TSO and more" annual winter tour to NYCB on Dec. 20. This multiplatinum musical powerhouse is best known for its Christmas theme renditions such as "Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24," and "Christmas Canon."

Playboi Carti

Rapper Playboi Carti, is bringing his
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Rapper Playboi Carti, is bringing his "North American Tour" to The Paramount in Huntington on Dec. 27.

Tamar Braxton

R&B singer Tamar Braxton will be performing at
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R&B singer Tamar Braxton will be performing at NYC's Sony Hall on Dec. 28. Hear her sing her top hits and album cuts.

Phish

Rock band Phish is closing out the year
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Rock band Phish is closing out the year with a four-day performance at Madison Square Garden from Dec. 28 to 31.

Post Malone

Rapper Post Malone, known for hits like
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Rapper Post Malone, known for hits like "Better now" and "Congratulations," will be ending the year with two performances at the Barclays Center on Dec. 29 and 31.

Dave East

Rapper Dave East will be bringing his
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Rapper Dave East will be bringing his "Get It How I Live" tour to NYC's Irving Plaza on Jan. 12, 2019.

Brian McKnight

In 2019, R&B singer Brian McKnight, known for
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In 2019, R&B singer Brian McKnight, known for the 90s hit "Back at One," will be performing at NYC's Sony Hall on Jan. 26, and later at Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Feb. 15.

Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake is bringing his
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Justin Timberlake is bringing his "The Man Of The Woods Tour" to Madison Square Garden on Jan. 31, 2019. The show was originally scheduled for Oct. 24.

Sevendust

90s alternative metal band Sevendust will perform at
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90s alternative metal band Sevendust will perform at The Paramount in Huntington on Feb. 13, 2019.

Three Dog Night

1960s and '70s country band Three Dog Night,
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1960s and '70s country band Three Dog Night, known for hits like "Mama Told Me (Not To Come)," will conclude its latest tour at The Paramount in Huntington on Feb. 15, 2019.

Boyz II Men

R&B group Boyz II Men, known for 90s
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R&B group Boyz II Men, known for 90s hits like "End of the Road" and "I'll Make Love to You," will perform at the Radio City Hall on Feb. 15, 2019, in celebration of the 25th Anniversary of their album 'II.'

Marc Anthony

Salsa music sensation Marc Anthony, is bringing his
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Salsa music sensation Marc Anthony, is bringing his "Legacy" Tour to Nassau Coliseum on Feb. 23, 2019.

Michael Bublé

Singer Michael Bublé, who released his album
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Singer Michael Bublé, who released his album "Love" in November, will be performing at Madison Square Garden on Feb. 20, 2019.

Jacquees

Jacquees, the self-proclaimed king of this generation of
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Jacquees, the self-proclaimed king of this generation of R&B music, will be bringing his 2019 "4275 Tour" to NYC's Irving Plaza on Feb. 24.

Elton John

Elton John's final tour,
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Elton John's final tour, "Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour," will stop at Madison Square Garden on March 5-6, 2019. He will also stop at the Barclays Center on March 8-9, 2019, and the Nassau Coliseum on Nov. 16, 2019.

Kelly Clarkson

American Idol veteran Kelly Clarkson is bringing her
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American Idol veteran Kelly Clarkson is bringing her "Meaning Of Life Tour" to the Nassau Coliseum on March 7, 2019. The coliseum will be the tour's only stop in New York.

Robyn

Swedish singer Robyn, is bringing her 2019
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Swedish singer Robyn, is bringing her 2019 "The Honey Tour" to Madison Square Garden on March 8, 2019. The tour celebrates her latest album "Honey."

Meek Mill

Rapper Meek Mill, who's latest album
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Rapper Meek Mill, who's latest album "Championships" debuted at No.1 on the new Billboard 200 albums chart, is bringing his "The Motivation Tour" to Manhattan Center's Hammerstein Ballroom on March 12, and 13, 2019.

Kiss

Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Kiss, who
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Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Kiss, who originated in NYC during the mid-70s, are going on their final tour. The 2019 tour, which is fittingly named "End of the World Tour," will stop at Nassau Coliseum on March 22, and then at Madison Square Garden on March 27.

Mariah Carey

Huntington native Mariah Carey, a five-time Grammy Award
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Huntington native Mariah Carey, a five-time Grammy Award winner known for songs such as "We Belong Together" and "All I Want For Christmas Is You," is bringing her "Caution World Tour" to Radio City Music Hall on March 25, 2019.

Maggie Rogers

Maggie Rogers is bringing her 2019 world tour
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Maggie Rogers is bringing her 2019 world tour to Manhattan Center's Hammerstein Ballroom on March 29. The tour celebrates her latest album "Heard It in a Past Life."

Pink

Pink will end her
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Pink will end her "Beautiful Trauma World Tour" at Madison Square Garden on May 21 and 22, 2019. The tour kicked off in August 2018 in Oceania.

Cher

Pop star Cher, who rose to prominence in
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Pop star Cher, who rose to prominence in the 80s, and gave the world classic pop hits like "If I Could Turn Back Time," "Believe" and "The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)," will be bringing her 2019 "Here We Go Again Tour" to the Barclays Center on May 2.

Twenty One Pilots

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"Stressed Out" duo Twenty One Pilots, will be bringing "The Bandito Tour" back to New York on June 4, 2019, this time at Brooklyn's Barclays Center.

Ozzy Osbourne

Ozzy Osbourne who took the 70s by storm
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Ozzy Osbourne who took the 70s by storm and is the lead vocalist of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, is bringing his career's farewell tour "No More Tours 2" to Madison Square Garden on June 11, 2019.

Ariana Grande

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"God is a woman" singer Ariana Grande is bringing her 2019 "Sweetener World Tour" to Brooklyn's Barclays Center on June 14 and 15, 2019, and then to Madison Square Garden on June 18 and 19, 2019.

New Kids On The Block

New Kids On The Block will be bringing
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New Kids On The Block will be bringing their 2019 "Mixtape Tour" to Nassau Coliseum on June 30, 2019. Special guests include LI's Debbie Gibson, Salt-N-Pepa, Tiffany and Naughty by Nature.

Mark Knopfler

British singer, songwriter and guitarist, Mark Knopfler, will
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British singer, songwriter and guitarist, Mark Knopfler, will be performing at the Beacon Theatre on Aug. 20 and 21, 2019.

Shawn Mendes

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"Treat You Better" and "Stitches" singer Shawn Mendes will be bringing his "Shawn Mendes: The Tour" to the Barclays Center on Aug. 24, 2019.

Carrie Underwood

Carrie Underwood will stop at Manhattan's Madison Square
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Carrie Underwood will stop at Manhattan's Madison Square Garden on Oct. 2, 2019 during her "Cry Pretty Tour 360" that starts in May 2019. The tour will celebrate her latest album "Cry Pretty."

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