Billy Joel

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Billy Joel
Billy Joel Shankbone NYC 2009.jpg
Joel at openin night o the 2009 saison at the Metropolitan Opera
Background information
Birth nameWilliam Martin Joel[1]
Born (1949-05-09) 9 Mey 1949 (age 71)
The Bronx, New York, U.S.
OreiginHicksville, New York, U.S.
GenresRock, rock an row, saoft rock, pop rock, pop, clessical[2]
ThriftMuisicker, sangster-sangwriter, componer
Instruments
Years active1965–present
LabelsColumbia, Family Productions, Sony Classical
Associate actsThe Echoes, The Hassles, Attila, Elton John, Cyndi Lauper, Billy Joel Band, Paul McCartney, Ray Charles
Wabsteidwww.billyjoel.com
Notable instruments
Steinway grand piano[3]

William Martin "Billy" Joel (born Mey 9, 1949) is an American pianist, sangster-sangwriter, an componer.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Billy Joel Biography. billyjoel.com. Retrieved on December 7, 2008.
  2. Explore: Soft Rock - Top Artists - AllMusic at allmusic.com [Error: unknown archive URL] (archived [Date missing])
  3. Edmondson, Jacqueline (2006). Condoleezza Rice: A biography. The United States: Greenwood Publishing Group. p. 22. ISBN 978-0-313-33607-2.