Everything You Need to Know About the Eagles’ ‘Hotel California’ Album
Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit, with Deacon Frey and Vince Gill of the Eagles are set to play Madison Square Garden in New York City on Tuesday, February 18.
Throughout the Eagles’ Hotel California 2020 Tour, the concert will feature a Hotel California set which will be accompanied by an orchestra and choir. Their current trek of shows marks the first run where the Eagles are performing the iconic album it its entirety.
The live show follows the Eagles’ 2017 release of Hotel California (40th Anniversary Expanded Edition) album. If you’re heading to see the band in concert for the first time, you may want to freshen up and read the facts below.
- Hotel California is the third best-selling U.S. album in history.
- It is certified 26-times Platinum by the RIAA.
- The album was released in 1976.
- Hotel California has won two GRAMMY Awards for the tracks”New Kid in Town” and “Hotel California.”
- The Hotel California album cover was shot by art director John Kosh.
- Don Felder and Joe Walsh performed the guitar duet at the end of the song “Hotel California.”