Billy Joel

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10/18/17-Billy Joel: Dad Again!

(CNN) Billy Joel is going to be a dad for the third time. The 68-year-old told The Belfast Telegraph that his fourth wife, Alexis Joel, is pregnant with their second child and the couple is due next month. Billy Joel's spokesperson confirmed the baby news to CNN. The "Piano Man" and his wife welcomed a daughter, Della Rose, in August 2015. Their bundle of joy arrived a month after the […]

todayOctober 18, 2017

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3/19/16-Billy Joel's record breaker!

The legendary Billy Joel set the record last July for the most shows by a single artist at Madison Square Garden with performance number 64. On December 17, that total will hit 81 when he once again takes the stage for his monthly “residency” at the venue. That will give the entertainer 36 straight months at MSG. Joel has proven himself to be one of the biggest entertainers of all-time […]

todayMarch 19, 2016

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11/20/15-Elton John Gets Last Laugh

Elton John was left floored when bosses at his longtime label Capitol Records dumped him after hearing his new album, "Wonderful Crazy Night." The rocker was really proud of the "upbeat" songs on his first new album since 2013's The Diving Board and felt sure the record executives would too - but they didn't hear enough commercial potential, and dropped the star. "I was gutted, I have to say," Elton […]

todayNovember 20, 2015

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8/16/15-Billy Joel's new baby!

Billy Joel's wife has shared the first picture of 'absolutely perfect' daughter Della Rose. Alexis Roderick, 33, and her 66-year-old husband welcomed the baby, their first child together, into the world on Wednesday. And just days after becoming a mother, Alexis took to her Instagram account to tell fans just how much Della has changed her life. 'Della Rose Joel. Thank you for all the love!' Alexis wrote. 'She's absolutely […]

todayAugust 16, 2015

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4/15/15-Billy Joel: A Dad again!

Billy Joel is set to become a dad for the second time.The 65-year-old rock icon welcomed his first daughter Alexa with his then-wife Christie Brinkley back in 1985. Now he has confirmed he's expecting another child almost 30 years later - with girlfriend Alexis Roderick. 'Billy Joel and his girlfriend, Alexis Roderick, are expecting their first child this summer,' a statement on behalf of the star revealed. 'The singer has […]

todayApril 15, 2015

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12/3/14-Billy Joel's latest record

Billy Joel will set a new record for most performances at Madison Square Garden this summer. The 65-year-old musician, who kicked off a residency at MSG earlier this year, will play his 65th show at the New York City arena July 1, 2015. It will be a landmark show, and the most any artist has played at the famous venue, PageSix reports. Sir Elton John currently holds the record. Tickets […]

todayDecember 3, 2014

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10/22/14-Billy Joel: New Music

Billy Joel continues to be a composer. He's just not concerned about anyone else ever hearing the music. In a terrific profile from the New Yorker, Joel has revealed that he has been working on an instrumental song cycle for over ten years but all of the pieces are just in his head. Not one note has been committed to paper. This is Joel in his later years, playing a […]

todayOctober 22, 2014

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9/25/14-Barbra Streisand sets record!

Barbra Streisand will be at the top of the US chart this week with her tenth number 1 album, "Partners." Not only does that give her more number 1's than any other female vocalist, but it also will make her the first artist to have number 1 albums in six different decades and the artist with the longest span of number 1 albums from 1964's "People" to the new set. […]

todaySeptember 25, 2014

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5/2/14-Billy Joel's past drug use

Billy Joel says heroin 'scared' him. The 64-year-old star revealed his past drug use in a new interview in front of 150 people in a New York City town hall setting, where Billy discussed his career, family and childhood. The "Piano Man" singer's heroin experience was the inspiration behind the song "Scandinavian Skies" from his 1982 album "The Nylon Curtain," with the star admitting the drug 'scared' him. In addition, […]

todayMay 2, 2014

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