American singer Billy Joel arrives in Ireland to play a concert at the RDS in Dublin.
Arriving at Dublin Airport, Billy Joel says his forthcoming concert is "way overdue" on this first trip to Ireland.
Billy Joel has been a star for two decades but still finds the source of inspiration for his songs a mystery to himself.
Billy Joel, the small American with the big talent who writes his own songs.
Irish band The Memories have covered 'We Didn't Start The Fire’ with lyrics name checking members of the Republic of Ireland soccer squad ahead of Italia ’90. Billy Joel is happy that they have chosen this song despite the lyrical changes.
An RTÉ News report broadcast on 31 May 1990. The reporter is Alasdair Jackson.