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Go Your Own Way: 25 Notable Divorce Albums

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,…
Ryan Leas | October 16, 2017 - 1:20 pm

2016 In Review

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | December 6, 2016 - 10:00 am

The Week In Pop

The Rise Of The Producer As A Lead Artist

A new Justin Bieber song debuted at #2 on Billboard's Hot 100 singles chart this week. Except "Cold Water" is not officially a Justin Bieber…
Chris DeVille | August 4, 2016 - 2:41 pm

More Billy Joel stories

Joe Perry Hospitalized After Surprise Performance With Billy Joel

Joe Perry is on the mend after a medical emergency landed him in the hospital shortly following his appearance at a Billy Joel concert in…
Hilary Hughes / Billboard | November 11, 2018 - 2:19 pm

Watch Bruce Springsteen Join Billy Joel At His 100th MSG Show

For the past five years, New York native Billy Joel has been playing monthly gigs at Madison Square Garden. Last night, he played the venue…
Chris DeVille | July 19, 2018 - 9:35 am

Watch Bruce Springsteen’s Tonys Performance And Acceptance Speech

Bruce Springsteen won an honorary Tony Award during the ceremony at New York's Radio City Music Hall tonight. The award, which was presented by Billy…
Peter Helman | June 10, 2018 - 11:04 pm

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

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…
James Rettig | January 12, 2018 - 1:52 pm

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

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…
Peter Helman | November 20, 2017 - 10:32 pm

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

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…
James Rettig | October 20, 2017 - 10:46 am

Pink Explains Billy Joel Collab That Might Be Trash

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…
Tom Breihan | October 12, 2017 - 10:22 am

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

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.
Peter Helman | October 1, 2017 - 11:28 am

Watch Billy Joel Play “Don’t Ask Me Why” With Harry Connick, Jr. On HARRY

Billy Joel appeared on Harry Connick Jr.'s talk show to perform a song and poke fun at his buddy Elton John. Joel performed "Don't Ask…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 12, 2017 - 4:49 pm

Billy Joel Wears Star Of David Onstage In Response To Rising Neo-Nazi Activity

Billy Joel wore a bright yellow Star of David on his black suit during an encore at Madison Square Garden. Monday's performance by…
Associated Press | August 22, 2017 - 4:53 pm

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

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…
Peter Helman | June 27, 2017 - 6:31 pm

Watch Axl Rose Join Billy Joel In LA

Axl Rose made a surprise appearance during Billy Joel's show at LA's Dodger Stadium last night. Fittingly, the Guns N' Roses frontman and temporary AC/DC
Peter Helman | May 14, 2017 - 12:40 pm

Billy Joel Reveals Pink Collab, Potentially His First New Song In A Decade

Billy Joel hasn't been hiding lately — the 67-year-old pop-rock legend is on a well-deserved victory lap, regularly playing his hits to sold-out arenas when…
Scott Lapatine | May 5, 2017 - 11:06 am

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

Billy 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…
Tom Breihan | January 10, 2017 - 9:09 am
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