Pianist, Singer, Songwriter
William Martin "Billy" Joel (born May 9, 1949) is an American pianist, singer-songwriter, and composer. Since releasing his first hit song, "Piano Man", in 1973, Joel has become the sixth best-selling recording artist and the third best-selling solo artist in the United States....Wikipedia
Born: 9th May, 1949, The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States
Height: 5' 5½" (166 cm)
Claim to Fame: Piano Man
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52nd Street is the sixth studio album by American singer-songwriter Billy Joel, released on October 13, 1978. It was the first of four Joel albums to top the Billboard charts and earned him two Grammys (for a total of four).
METALLICA, AEROSMITH, AC/DC Make BILLBOARD's List Of Top 25 Live Artists Since 1990
May 28, 2014
METALLICA, AEROSMITH and AC/DC have made Billboard magazine's list of the 25 highest-grossing touring artists from 1990 through 2014.
The music industry publication ranks THE ROLLING STONES, U2, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, MADONNA and BON JOVI as the five acts to have earned over a billion.
Billboard's 25 highest-grossing touring artists from 1990 through 2014:
01. THE ROLLING STONES
03. BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
05. BON JOVI
06. ELTON... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 8 months ago
Will Arnett has apparently stepped out of his comfort zone.
After recently saying that dating "seems very scary to me," the actor, 43, who is separated from Amy Poehler, is courting celebrity chef (and Billy Joel's ex), Katie Lee, 31, E! Online reports.
News of this possible new romance follows Poehler's blossoming relationship with fellow comedian Nick Kroll.
Single or taken, Arnett is content.
"I'm 43 and I've found my happiness – which is my kids," the actor also recently said, of Archie and Abel, the two young... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 1 year ago
Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney and the Who on 12-12-12 Hurricane Sandy Relief Concert Lineup
by Billy Dukes
Eight A-list artists have been named as performers at the 12-12-12 Hurricane Sandy relief concert in New York City next month. Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney and the Who are just three of the classic rock acts who’ve agreed to play the Madison Square Garden event. More are expected to be named in coming weeks.
The Dec. 12 show will directly benefit the Robin Hood Relief Fund to aid victims of Sandy, which devastated the New York and New Jersey... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 2 years ago
Christie Brinkley has been divorced for more than two years, but she's in no hurry to find love again.
"Most of the time, I've got my kids with me, so I'm not as prone to meeting people," Brinkley tells February's Prevention, out Tuesday. "And then, you never really know if someone is talking to you because you're a celebrity. It's not my number one priority."
Brinkley, 56, has three children – Alexa Ray, 25, Jack, 15, and Sailor, 12 – and says being a mom was always part of her life plan.
"I always knew I... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 4 years ago
It seems like life and culture run in cycles with what’s old becoming new again.
Back in 2005, at the height of the plastic surgery boom, a common occurrence was for couples – husbands and wives, parents and siblings, boy-and-girl friends, gal pals and others – to go under the knife together.
That’s exactly what supermodel Christie Brinkley and her singer-songwriter daughter Alexa Ray Joel did recently.
Moreover, they had cosmetic surgery for all the right reasons!
When interviewing potential patients, plastic surgeons look for the... Read More
Posted by WhiteRose 4 years ago
The first Disney movie with attitude.
A lost and alone kitten joins a gang of dogs engaged in petty larceny in New York.
Some of his countless hits are "Piano Man" (1973), "She`s Always a Woman" (1978), "My Life" (1979), "It`s Still Rock and Roll to Me" (1980, first US #1) "Allentown" (1982), "Uptown Girl" (1983, first UK #1), "Tell Her About It" (1983, US #1), "The Longest Time" (1983), "We Didn`t Start The Fire" (1989), "Leningrad" (1989), "The Rivers of Dreams" (1993) and "All About Soul" (1993).
Son of Rosalynd Nyman, born in England to an agnostic Jewish family, and Howard Joel, a Jewish Holocaust survivor from Germany, whose family owned the fourth largest mail order company in Germany before dispossessed by the Nazis. After his divorce, Howard returned to Europe and married again. Billy`s half-brother is the famous concert pianist Alexander Joel.
I`m just this shlubby guy who plays the piano.
Don`t take any sh*t from anybody!