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Billy Joel Finally Offloads Hamptons Mansion

Rock icon Billy Joel has finally offloaded a New York beach house he has been trying to sell for the past five years.The Piano Man hitmaker initially listed his home in the Hamptons, Long Island...

Gershwinner: Our Top 5 Billy Joel Songs

Billy Joel has long been regarded as one of music’s finest songwriters but it will soon be all more official as he receives the prestigious Gershwin Prize from the US Library of Congress. Praising Joel...

Billy Joel Becomes Sixth Recipient Of The Gershwin Prize For Popular Song

Billy Joel has added the Gershwin Prize for Popular song to his long list of accolades. The 65 year old is being recognised by US Library of Congress, which honours individuals for their lifetime achievement...

Billy Joel To Receive 2014 Gershwin Prize

Rock icon Billy Joel is set to be honoured with America's prestigious Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.The Piano Man star has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the Library of Congress award, which is...

Christie Brinkley Writes Heartfelt Tribute To Billy Joel's Late Mother

Model Christie Brinkley paid tribute to her ex-husband Billy Joel's late mother by writing a heartfelt letter praising the family matriarch.The Piano Man's mum, Rosalind Nyman Joel, died aged 92 on Sunday (13Jul14) at a...

Billy Joel's Mother Dies

Veteran musician Billy Joel is mourning the loss of his mother.Rosalind Nyman Joel passed away at a hospice in Long Island, New York on Sunday (13Jul14) at the age of 92. The Piano Man...

Zac Brown Gets A Head Start On Fenway Park Shows By Joining Billy Joel

Country star Zac Brown got a taste of Fenway Park magic ahead of his Friday and Saturday night (27-28Jun14) concerts at the Massachusetts baseball Mecca by joining Billy Joel onstage in Boston on Thursday (26Jun14).The...

Billy Joel's Allentown Reworked For New York Rangers Fans

Rock legend Billy Joel has given New York Rangers ice hockey fans a new anthem to sing in the Stanley Cup finals after allowing his 1982 hit Allentown to be reworked as Rangertown.The New York...

Drugs, Alcohol, A Super Group With Sting - Billy Joel's Chat With Howard Stern

When Billy Joel started talking about his rocky history with alcohol and his dabble with heroin, most thought that the interview had reached the rocky depths of the legendary musician’s inner soul. But it was...

Billy Joel 'Sickened' By Heroin Experience

Billy Joel was left ''drooling'' when he tried heroin.The 64-year-old star has admitted that he once tried the illicit drug while visiting Holland but vowed to never take it again after the experience left him...

Billy Joel Tried Heroin

Billy Joel has tried heroin.The 'River of Dreams' hitmaker experimented with the deadly narcotic once, but got so ''wasted'', he was too afraid to try it again.Recalling his experience, he said: ''This was back in...

Billy Joel Opens Up About Experience With Heroin

Music icon Billy Joel has opened up about trying heroin, revealing his high from the drug inspired his song Scandinavian Skies.The Piano Man celebrated his 65th birthday a week early on Monday (28Apr14) with a...

Alexa Ray Joel 'Fine' After Stage Collapse

Billy Joel's daughter has assured fans she is Ok after collapsing during a show in New York at the weekend (12Apr14).Alexa Ray Joel was wrapping up her two-week residency at Cafe Carlyle when she fainted...

Billy Joel's Daughter Thanks Fans

Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley's daughter has thanked her fans for their concern after she collapsed on stage on Saturday night (12.04.14).Alexa Ray Joel was rushed to New York's Presbyterian Hospital from her sold-out show...

Alexa Ray Joel Faints While Performing On Stage

Billy Joel's daughter Alexa Ray Joel has been admitted to New York Presbyterian Hospital after collapsing on stage this weekend (12-13Apr14).The 28 year old complained she was not feeling well before she was due to...

Billy Joel Attends Elementary School's Tribute Concert

Musician Billy Joel paid a visit to a New York school on Wednesday (09Apr14) to watch pupils perform a special tribute concert based on his music.Students at the Deasy Elementary School, aged five to eight,...

Christie Brinkley Wants Billy Joel To Duet With Daughter Alexa

Model/actress Christie Brinkley has called on her ex-husband Billy Joel to duet with their singer daughter before it's too late.Alexa Ray Joel has followed in her famous father's footsteps and established herself as a musician,...

Russell Crowe Doesn't Want Sons To See Him In Relationship

Russell Crowe doesn't want his sons to see him in another relationship. The 'Noah' star is reluctant to strike up a romance with someone because he doesn't think it's fair Charles, 10, and Tennyson, seven,...

Billy Joel's Daughter Dismisses Surgery Rumours

Billy Joel's singer daughter, Alexa Ray, has shrugged off rumours she has undergone drastic cosmetic surgery after she showed off a head-turning new look at a concert on Tuesday (01Apr14).The 28-year-old daughter of the Piano...

Billy Joel And Ac/dc. 'You Shook Me All Night Long'. It Happened.

In a frankly unusual live collaboration, singer-songwriter Billy Joel was joined on-stage by AC/DC's Brian Johnson at Madison Square Garden on Friday evening (March 21, 2014). The pair rocked a version of the band's classic...

Billy Joel Rocks Out With Brian Johnson

Billy Joel rocked out at his show in New York City on Friday night (21Mar14) by performing with Ac Dc star Brian Johnson.The Piano Man star is playing regular gigs at the Big Apple's fabled...

Billy Joel Lands Own Satellite Radio Show

Legendary rocker Billy Joel is preparing to turn radio Dj for three months after landing his own satellite channel.The Piano Man icon will share his favourite tracks with listeners on SiriusXm from next Wednesday (26Mar14),...

Billy Joel Donating Concert Proceeds To Animal Charity

Singer Billy Joel has agreed to donate a portion of the profits from his upcoming birthday (09May14) concert to pal Howard Stern's animal charity campaign.The proceeds from the Madison Square Garden show will benefit North...

Billy Joel's Daughter Follows Dad To New York For Residency

Billy Joel's singer daughter is following in her famous father's footsteps by taking up a New York City residency.The Piano Man is playing at the city's Madison Square Garden every month throughout 2014 and his...

Christie Brinkley: "Every Birthday Is A Cause For Celebration"

Christie Brinkley, the American model and actress, has appeared in a swimsuit on the cover of PEOPLE magazine at the age of 60, and she looks fantastic! Christie Brinkley has appeared on the cover of...

Will Arnett Finds Love Again

Will Arnett has found love again with Hollywood producer Erin David.The 'Arrested Development' star, who split from actress Amy Poehler in September 2012 after nine years of marriage and shares custody of their sons, Archie,...

Billy Joel Adds Hollywood Bowl Dates To 2014 Comeback Plans

Billy Joel has added two dates at the prestigious Hollywood Bowl to his 2014 comeback plans.The singer/songwriter announced last week (ends06Dec13) that he would be performing at Madison Square Garden in New York once a...

President Obama Salutes Billy Joel And Carlos Santana At Kennedy Center Honors

U.S. President Barack Obama feted legendary musicians Billy Joel and Carlos Santana on Sunday (08Dec13), as they were among the recipients of the 2013 Kennedy Center Honors.The annual event in Washington D.C., brought together five...

Billy Joel Receives Honor From Kennedy Center For Impact On American Culture

American music icon Billy Joel is being honored on Sunday (Dec 8th) at the John F. Kennedy Center for The Performing Arts in Washington D.C.The 64 year-old is having the award bestowed upon him for...

Billy Joel Announces Monthly Residency At The World's Most Famous Arena: Madison Square Garden

American singer Billy Joel will be the first music act to secure a residency at New York's entertainment epicentre, Madison Square garden.The regular slot will make the 64 year-old the arena's first ever music franchise,...

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