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
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
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. Retrieved on December 7, 2008.
  2. Explore: Soft Rock - Top Artists - AllMusic at [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.