Billy Joel’s fans have always thought of the pianist, singer-songwriter as an expert storyteller but now that title is official.
Six months into 2014, and George Strait is coming out on top.
Want to sing all the harmonies of “The Lion Sleeps Tonight” with Billy Joel? Well, there’s an app for that.
In his defense, it is a really, really hard song to memorize.
Billy Joel rules New York. Prince has got a lock on Minnesota. But who takes hold of Washington? Hint, it’s someone who’s not nearly as cool as Nirvana.
It’s no secret Garth Brooks is a fan of Billy Joel. So when Joel was honored during the recent Kennedy Center Honors Ceremony, it made perfect sense for Brooks to perform.
Billy Joel, Carlos Santana and Herbie Hancock were among the recipients at the 36th Annual Kennedy Center Honors.
Joel will perform one concert there per month “for as long as his fans continue to want to come, which should be a long time.”
DeGraw’s debut was three decades after Joel’s, but that dilute the man’s impact: “I feel like I’m seeing things through his eyes when he sings his songs.”
Carlos Santana and Billy Joel lead this year’s honorees at the 36th Annual Kennedy Center Honors Ceremony, which highlights artists for their lifetime contributions to American culture. Also honored this year: funk/jazz legend Herbie Hancock, opera singer Martina […]