Billy Joel stars in commercial promoting NY

According to Newsday, Joel talks all about Long Island and its beaches.

Billy Joel performs at Shea Stadium in Queens.

Billy Joel performs at Shea Stadium in Queens. (July 16, 2008) (Credit: Getty Images)

MANHATTAN - Billy Joel is sharing his New York state of mind with the entire country.

Joel, originally from Hicksville, is starring in a nationwide commercial promoting New York State.

According to Newsday, Joel talks all about Long Island and its beaches.

Joel caps off the piece playing his hit "New York State of Mind" at Madison Square Garden.

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