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Joel's Marriage Strained By Differing Lifestyles

BILLY JOEL's marriage to KATIE LEE failed because their 33-year age difference placed too much of a strain on their relationship.The couple announced its split on Wednesday (17Jun09) after almost five years of marriage, claiming...

Joel's Daughter Unfazed By Parents' Divorces

BILLY JOEL's daughter with supermodel CHRISTIE BRINKLEY still dreams of getting married one day - despite her parents' multiple divorces.The rock legend is currently working through his third marriage break-up after confirming he's separating from...

Joel's Daughter Had 'Women's Intuition' About Rocker's Marriage Split

CHRISTIE BRINKLEY's daughter ALEXA RAY JOEL was not surprised to learn her father BILLY JOEL had split from his third wife KATIE LEE - because she never really liked the chef.Rocker Joel confirmed he had...

Brinkley Supports Joel Through Split

BILLY JOEL's ex-wife CHRISTIE BRINKLEY has spoken out in support of the rocker after he announced his split from wife KATIE LEE.Joel confirmed that he was separating from third wife Lee on Wednesday (17Jun09) following...

Billy Joel Splits From Wife

Billy Joel has split from his third wife.The 'Piano Man' singer - who was previously wed to his business manager Elizabeth Weber Small and supermodel Christie Brinkley - and chef Katie Lee Joel have ended...

Billy Joel And Wife Separate

BILLY JOEL and his wife KATIE LEE have split.Reps for both have confirmed the sad news, explaining "this decision is a result of much thoughtful consideration". A spokesman for the pair adds, "Billy and Katie...

Billy Joel And Wife Separate

BILLY JOEL and his wife KATIE LEE have split.Reps for both have confirmed the sad news, explaining "this decision is a result of much thoughtful consideration". A spokesman for the pair adds, "Billy and Katie...

Joel Eyeing Restaurant Purchase For Lee

Rock legend BILLY JOEL is looking to make his chef wife's dreams come true and buy her her very own restaurant.The singer, who has been married to 27-year-old Katie Lee since 2004, is keen to...

Joel Sued By Former Drummer

BILLY JOEL is facing a lawsuit from his former drummer, who has accused the PIANO MAN of failing to pay him royalties for the last 10 years. Liberty DeVitto, Joel's drummer of 30 years, filed suit...

Ten Worst Song Lyrics Of All Time

A new book has claimed to have established the ten worst song lyrics of all time.Johnny Sharp's new book 'Crap Lyrics', published on June 1st, outlines what he declares are the worst lyrics in pop...

By on 16 May 2009

Piano Man Joel Auctioning Baby Steinway

BILLY JOEL is helping to raise money for budding musicians in New York by auctioning off a signed baby grand piano. The Piano Man has agreed to autograph the $60,000 (£41,380) Steinway to benefit a programme...

Joel's Wife Blasts Cheating Claims

BILLY JOEL's wife KATIE LEE has slammed reports she had an affair with Israeli designer YIGAL AZROUEL, branding the false rumours "mean-spirited". Chef Lee sparked claims of infidelity after she and Azrouel were photographed dancing intimately...

Brinkley's Bunny Memories Of Billy Joel

Model CHRISTIE BRINKLEY can't get through Easter without fondly recalling the time her ex-husband BILLY JOEL dressed up in a bunny suit and appeared at her door. The couple was dating when the singer/songwriter decided to...

Joel's Wife Cooking Up Restaurant Plans

BILLY JOEL's chef wife KATIE LEE JOEL is cooking up plans for her own New York City burger joint. The former Top Chef TV host's beef patties won the top spot at last year's (08) Food...

Joel And Elton's Dressing Rooms Couldn't Be More Different

BILLY JOEL insists his backstage dressing room is like a different world compared to touring partner SIR ELTON JOHN's colourful space. The pair has hit the road again on the Face2Face tour and Joel insists the...

Joel Amazed By Supergroup Jam At Bon Jovi Party

BILLY JOEL fears he'll never be able to top one private performance at a JON BON JOVI party, where PAUL MCCARTNEY, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, ROGER WATERS and JIMMY BUFFETT joined him for an impromptu jam. The supergroup...

Joel Has No Plans To Retire

Rocker BILLY JOEL is determined not to let his upcoming 60th birthday affect his career - he has no plans to retire from the music business. The Piano Man hitmaker will reach the milestone age on...

Elton John To Play O2 Arena On New Year's Eve

Thousands of fans can ring in the New Year with Sir Elton John at London's O2 Arena, it has been announced.The Rocket Man will take to the stage at the Greenwich venue on December 31st,...

By on 14 November 2008

Sir Elton John And Billy Joel's Marathon Two-for-one Tour

SIR ELTON JOHN and BILLY JOEL's 2009 tour will be a two-year-long marathon road trip, taking in venues across the globe. The pianist pals recently announced plans to team up for a series of spectacular...

Alexa Ray Joel Wants To Wed - Despite Her Mother's Advice

BILLY JOEL and CHRISTIE BRINKLEY's musician daughter ALEXA is desperately looking for love - but her four-times divorced mother is begging her to stay single. Brinkley spent the summer embroiled in a very public and...

Joels Host Thanksgiving Day Early

Rocker BILLY JOEL and his chef wife KATIE LEE are such big fans of America's Thanksgiving holiday they've already celebrated - over a month early. The couple had their Thanksgiving, surrounded by family and friends,...

Joel's Wife Cooks Up A Touring Treat

BILLY JOEL's chef wife KATIE LEE JOEL has bought the rocker a mobile rotisserie so she can cook up treats for the Piano Man and his bandmates on the road. The rocker is a big...

Springsteen + Joel Thrill Fans At Obama Rally

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN took to the stage with BILLY JOEL on Thursday (16Oct08) to rouse support for U.S. presidential hopeful BARACK OBAMA. Just two weeks before the impending American elections in November (08), the legendary rockers...

Elton John To Tour With Joel In 2009

Rock veteran SIR ELTON JOHN is planning to head out on tour with BILLY JOEL next year (09) in a new series of concerts. The two legends have hit the road together on a number...

Chicks Star Sings For The Sterns

LATEST: DIXIE CHICKS star NATALIE MAINES sang at radio shock jock HOWARD STERN's wedding on Friday (03Oct08), before BILLY JOEL took the stage for a rocking reception. The Wide Open Spaces singer performed as bride...

Wedding Singer Joel Helps Stern Celebrate Nuptials

Rocker BILLY JOEL turned wedding singer on Friday (03Oct08) night, when he helped U.S. shock jock HOWARD STERN celebrate his nuptials to model girlfriend BETH OSTROSKY in New York City. Stern, 54, and Ostrosky, 36,...

Joel Helps Fisherman's Family With Funeral Costs

Generous rocker BILLY JOEL is helping to pay for the funeral of a clam digger who was found dead close to the singer's New York home. Edwin Flores' body was discovered off the coast of...

Billy Joel Hails New York Rock Museum

Rocker BILLY JOEL has donated memorabilia to a new rock and roll museum in New York. The Big Apple native joined record mogul Clive Davis and New York mayor Michael Bloomberg on Wednesday (13Aug08) at...

New York Dash Got Mccartney To Shea Before The Wrecking Ball

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's recent showstopping performance alongside BILLY JOEL at the final Shea Stadium concert in New York was such a last-minute thing, even the headliner had no idea if the Beatle would make it....

Bernstein Wants To Close Shea Stadium... Again

Former BEATLES promoter SID BERNSTEIN wants to hold one more performance at New York's doomed Shea Stadium, after he was snubbed for BILLY JOEL's final concerts there last week (beg14Jul08). Bernstein is credited with spawning...

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