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Billy Joel Appears on 'Jimmy Fallon' Show

Billy appeared on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night to talk about what it was like to perform at 12.12.12 The Concert For Sandy Relief. Here Billy talks about the impact of Sandy on Long Island, as well as the 12.12.12 Concert, and Dave Brubeck.

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Billy Joel Performs at 12.12.12 The Concert For Sandy Relief

Billy Joel Performs at 12.12.12 The Concert For Sandy Relief

Billy performed six songs at last night's historic 12.12.12 The Concert For Sandy Relief, joining other music greats including Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, Bruce Springsteen and more to raise awareness and money to help those affected by Hurricane Sandy. The show, which included tributes to first responders and those affected by the storm, was broadcast to an estimated 2 billion viewers and already raised $32 million in funds before anyone took the stage.

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Billy Joel To Appear On 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon' December 13th

Billy Joel To Appear On 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon' December 13th

Tune in to Late Night with Jimmy Fallon this Thursday, December 13th at 12:35 a.m. EST to catch Billy talking about performing in 12.12.12 The Concert For Sandy Relief. The 12.12.12 concert will be broadcast live this Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. EST from Madison Square Garden to more than 2 billion people on U.S. and international television stations, and Billy's Fallon appearance will air the next night on NBC.

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Billy Joel 12.12.12 - Watch New Video

Billy Joel 12.12.12 - Watch New Video

"A way of life has been disrupted. I don't see how it's ever going to go back to the way it was."

Billy Joel is in a New York State of Mind now more than ever, but he knows we have a tough road ahead. See how Hurricane Sandy has affected him:

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Billy Joel 'She’s Got A Way: Love Songs' To Be Released January 22nd

Billy Joel 'She’s Got A Way: Love Songs' To Be Released January 22nd

COLUMBIA RECORDS/LEGACY RECORDINGS RELEASING BILLY JOEL'S SHE'S GOT A WAY: LOVE SONGS, A NEW CAREER-SPANNING COLLECTION OF 18 LOVE SONGS

Available Tuesday, January 22, 2013

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'12-12-12' Concert For Sandy Relief Tickets On Sale December 3rd!

'12-12-12' Concert For Sandy Relief Tickets On Sale December 3rd!

Clear Channel Media and Entertainment, The Madison Square Garden Company and The Weinstein Company -- the same group that produced and sponsored the historic 9/11 benefit “The Concert for New York City” -- have come together once again to present "12.12.12" the Concert For Sandy Relief.

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Billy Joel's 'Piano Man' To Be Inducted Into Grammy Hall Of Fame

Billy Joel's 'Piano Man' To Be Inducted Into Grammy Hall Of Fame

Billy's "Piano Man" is one of 27 musical works to be inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame this year. The Grammy Hall of Fame was established by The Recording Academy's National Trustees in 1973 to honor recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance that are at least 25 years old.

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Billy Joel SongPop Playlist

Billy Joel SongPop Playlist

Legendary "Piano Man" Billy Joel now has his very own SongPop playlist!

Challenge your friends to a game now: http://bit.ly/spBilly

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All Star Line Up Announced For '12-12-12' Concert To Aid Victims Of Hurricane Sandy

All Star Line Up Announced For '12-12-12' Concert To Aid Victims Of Hurricane Sandy

ALL STAR LINE UP FOR “12-12-12” TO INCLUDE JON BON JOVI, BILLY JOEL, ALICIA KEYS, PAUL McCARTNEY, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN & THE E STREET BAND, ROGER WATERS, KANYE WEST, AND THE WHO WITH MORE ARTISTS TO BE ANNOUNCED

“12-12-12” Will Be A One Night Only Fundraising Concert At Madison Square Garden To Benefit The Robin Hood Relief Fund To Aid The Victims Of Hurricane Sandy

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Billy Joel Attends Book Signing Fundraiser At 20th Century Cycles - Video

Billy joined rocker J. Geils, luthier Jol Dantzig and award-winning author of Rockin' Garages Tom Cotter this past weekend for a book signing at 20th Century Cycles. A percentage of the proceeds will benefit Harry Chapin's Long Island Cares Food Bank. Here's a video from the event, as reported by the New York Daily News:

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Book Launch At 20th Century Cycles To Benefit Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts

Book Launch At 20th Century Cycles To Benefit Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts

Support Hurricane Sandy relief efforts and meet rocker J. Geils, luthier Jol Dantzig and award-winning author of Rockin' Garages Tom Cotter at music icon Billy Joel's 20th Century Cycles in Oyster Bay, New York!

A percentage of the proceeds will benefit Harry Chapin's Long Island Cares Food Bank. Author Tom Cotter will donate $5 from the sale of EACH book, and 20th Century Cycles will donate $5 from EVERY T-shirt and hat sold in the month of November.

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Billy Joel 'Piano Man' Live At The BBC 1975 - Rolling Stone Video Flashback

It took Billy Joel a long time to become famous. The Long Island native began playing in local bands when he was just 14 years old in 1964, but he didn't have an opportunity to record a solo album until 1971's Cold Spring Harbor. An error in the mastering process sped the songs up on the finished LP and caused Joel's voice to sound ridiculously high. When Joel first heard the album he ripped it off his record player, ran outside and hurled it down the street.

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