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Review: Billy Joel plays The Entertainer at
Review: Billy Joel plays The Entertainer at Wrigley FieldChicago TribuneOne of the lesser-known songs that Billy Joel performed Friday at Wrigley Field was “The Entertainer,” a caustic bit of showbiz commentary that includes the line, “I won't be here in another year if I don't stay on the charts.” The young man who wrote ...Billy Joel taught me everything I knowEntertainment WeeklyBilly Joel Plays Wrigley Field....AgainChicagoNow (blog)#FBF Watch Garth Brooks and Billy Joel Say Goodbye to Shea StadiumPeople Magazineall 4 news articles »
Posted on 19 July 2014 | 5:41 am
Norah Jones' Puss N Boots and Billy Joel's
Toronto SunNorah Jones' Puss N Boots and Billy Joel's 'Bridge to Russia' top this week's ...Toronto SunRevolutionary and groundbreaking aren't the typical terms used to describe Billy Joel's music and career. Unless, of course, you're talking about one brief, shining moment in 1987. Invited to bring his Bridge tour in Russia, the piano man reportedly ...and more »
Posted on 18 July 2014 | 5:08 am
You can rent Billy Joel's Hamptons beach
You can rent Billy Joel's Hamptons beach house for your next vacationThe Week MagazineIf you're still looking for the perfect place to take your vacation this summer, Variety has a suggestion for you: Billy Joel's very own beach house. Joel's oceanfront home in Sagaponack in the Hamptons, a.k.a. the New York elite's vacation spot of ...and more »
Posted on 16 July 2014 | 9:10 pm
Christie Brinkley Pens Touching Tribute to
ABC News (blog)Christie Brinkley Pens Touching Tribute to Billy Joel's MomABC News (blog)Shortly after Billy Joel broke the news that his mother, Rosalind Nyman Joel, had died on Sunday, his ex-wife Christie Brinkley penned a touching tribute to her former mother-in-law. Rosalind, the inspiration for Joel's song, “Rosalinda's Eyes” from ...Rosalind Nyman Joel, Mother Of Billy Joel, Dies At 92CBS LocalBilly Joel's Wrigley show on, despite death of motherChicago TribuneBilly Joel's Mom Rosalind Joel Dies at 92, Ex-Wife Christie Brinkley Writes ...Us MagazineK-Earth 101 FM -CBS News -E! Onlineall 190 news articles »
Posted on 16 July 2014 | 9:35 am
Billy Joel's mother, Rosalind Nyman Joel,
Billy Joel's mother, Rosalind Nyman Joel, dies at 92NewsdayRosalind Nyman Joel, mother of singer-songwriter Billy Joel and the inspiration for several of the superstar's songs, died Sunday in hospice care on Long Island, surrounded by her friends and family. She was 92. Though Joel spent her later years ...
Posted on 14 July 2014 | 5:29 pm
Billy Joel to Receive Gershwin Prize AmidstThe Library of Congress has announced that it will be awarding Billy Joel its honorable Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. He will be joining an elite group of musicians who have won the award since its creation in 2007: Paul Simon, Stevie Wonder, Paul ...
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 9:26 pm
Billy Joel to Receive Gershwin Prize forBilly Joel will receive the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song at a ceremony in Washington in November, James H. Billington, the Librarian of Congress, announced Tuesday. Mr. Joel is the sixth recipient of the award, a lifetime achievement ...
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 4:42 pm
Billy Joel Awarded Gershwin Prize FromEach year, the Library of Congress honors the career of one popular musician and their dedication to "promoting the genre of song as a vehicle of cultural understanding; entertaining and informing audiences; and inspiring new generations" with the Gershwin ...
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 9:37 am
Billy Joel to Receive Library of CongressBilly Joel will be the next recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, it was announced by Librarian of Congress James H. Billington. PHOTOS Happy Birthday, Billy Joel: Tony Bennett, Idina Menzel, Pink Fete the Piano Man ...
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 6:34 am
Billy Joel To Receive Gershwin Prize FromBilly Joel is set to be honored with an award from the Library of Congress in Washington this November. The "Piano Man" singer will be given this year's Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, which honors singer-songwriters for their contributions and ...
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 5:13 am
Phil Ramone, Grammy-winning producer, deadPhil Ramone, the masterful Grammy Award-winning engineer, arranger and producer whose platinum touch included recordings with Ray Charles, Billy Joel and Paul Simon, died Saturday of complications stemming from heart surgery, his family said. He was 79.
Posted on 30 March 2013 | 10:11 am
Brian d'Arcy James rocks out in newWhile all his friends were jamming out to Def Leppard or the Scorpions, Brian d'Arcy James was in a different state of mind — he was listening to Billy Joel.
Posted on 22 June 2012 | 8:29 am
Billy Joel gets portrait at NYC's SteinwayThe Piano Man is now officially a Steinway man.
Posted on 12 December 2011 | 2:26 pm
Columbia Records executive Don DeVito diesDon DeVito, a longtime Columbia Records executive who produced the key Bob Dylan albums "Blood on the Tracks" and "Desire" and also worked with artists including Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel and Aerosmith, has died. He was 72.
Posted on 28 November 2011 | 4:07 pm
Billy Joel cancels his memoirThe Piano Man is deciding to stay silent: Billy Joel is canceling his planned memoir.
Posted on 31 March 2011 | 8:45 am