Watch Billy Joel Cover Foreigner Hits With Lou Gramm And Mick Jones

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Billy Joel’s Madison Square Garden residency is still ongoing, and at last night’s show he brought out Lou Gramm and Mick Jones from Foreigner, whose classic lineup recently reunited for the first time in 37 years. Joel and Foreigner have some history: Joel introduced Gramm and Jones back in 2013 when they were inducted … More »

Bad Guy Will Try To Blow Up Billy Joel Concert On This Week’s Arrow

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A bad guy will try to blow up a Billy Joel concert on this week’s episode of Arrow, the CW’s DC Comics show about billionaire playboy turned masked vigilante Oliver Queen. “For the Thanksgiving episode of Arrow, we wanted Cayden James (Michael Emerson) to threaten a major event at Star City,” executive producer Marc Guggenheim … More »

Watch Billy Joel Impersonate Bruce Springsteen, Perform “Miami 2017″ On Kimmel

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Billy Joel was the guest on last night’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live!, which is filming in Brooklyn this week. He talked talked about Bruce Springsteen’s run on Broadway and joked about switching spots with Joel’s historic monthly residency at Madison Square Garden, which he revealed will extend into 2018. Joel said that his … More »

Go Your Own Way: 25 Notable Divorce Albums

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Pop music is littered with the shattered remains of relationships. As the stereotype goes: Personal strife often makes for good art. And for many artists, nothing is more of a catalyst for a great song than romantic discord or destruction. The list of classic breakup songs and albums feels endless; some artists’ whole catalogs seem … More »

Pink Explains Billy Joel Collab That Might Be Trash

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Billy Joel hasn’t released a new album of pop music since 1993’s River Of Dreams, and he hasn’t released any pop songs since the two tracks that he dropped in 2007. But earlier this year, Joel said he was working on a song with the pop star Pink, not exactly the first person you’d … More »

Watch Paul Simon & Miley Cyrus Perform With Billy Joel At MSG

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Billy Joel performed another show as part of his long-running residency at Madison Square Garden last night, and he brought a couple of friends along. Paul Simon came out to do “The Boxer and “Late In The Evening” and Miley Cyrus made a surprise appearance to help out with “New York State Of Mind,” and … More »

Watch Billy Joel Give The Commencement Speech At His Long Island Alma Mater

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Fifty years ago, Billy Joel was supposed to graduate from Hicksville High School in his Long Island hometown of Hicksville, NY. But after a late-night performance at a piano bar, he overslept and missed a crucial English exam, leaving him one credit short of graduating. Twenty-five years and one successful career in music later, he … More »

Watch Billy Joel Give The Commencement Speech At His Long Island Alma Mater

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Fifty years ago, Billy Joel was supposed to graduate from Hicksville High School in his Long Island hometown of Hicksville, NY. But after a late-night performance at a piano bar, he overslept and missed a crucial English exam, leaving him one credit short of graduating. Twenty-five years and one successful career in music later, he … More »

Watch Billy Joel Rank His Songs, Make Dad Jokes, And Play “Miami 2017″ On Colbert

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Stephen Colbert and Billy JoelBilly Joel has been absurdly famous for longer than most of us have been alive, so it’s to his credit that he still comes off more like someone’s weird cop uncle than like a coddled celebrity. Last night, Joel was a guest on Stephen Colbert’s Late Show, and he was generally charming. Speaking with Colbert, … More »

Watch Billy Joel Play “Miami 2017″ In Miami, 2017

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Miami 2017“Miami 2017 (Seen the Lights Go Out On Broadway)” is one of Billy Joel’s more popular ballads. He plays the Turnstiles cut regularly at his MSG residency, as it’s about NYC’s destruction in an apocalypse before the narrator moved to Florida to tell the tale. (“They held a concert out in Brooklyn / To watch … More »