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'American Masters: The Boomer List' Premieres September 23 On PBS Including Billy Joel

'American Masters: The Boomer List' Premieres September 23 On PBS Including Billy Joel

From the time of its birth, the baby boomer generation (1946-1964) has significantly and uniquely changed our world. 2014 marks an important shift in American culture, as the last boomers turn 50. American Masters: The Boomer List, premiering nationwide Tuesday, September 23, 9-10:30 p.m. on PBS (check local listings), tells the story of this influential generation through the lives of 19 iconic boomers—one born each year of the baby boom:

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Billy Joel Joins Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo At 21st Annual Oyster Bay Beach And Harbor Cleanup

Billy Joel Joins Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo At 21st Annual Oyster Bay Beach And Harbor Cleanup

The 21st annual Oyster Bay Beach and Harbor Cleanup is organized each year by the Town of Oyster Bay, the North Oyster Bay Baymen's Association and Friends of the Bay and draws community volunteers and town employees.

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo arrived by boat with singer Billy Joel at about 10 a.m. at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park. They walked ashore bearing black garbage bags filled during the cleanup effort.

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Alexa Ray Joel's Old Hollywood-Meets-Bohemian Glamour - The Hollywood Reporter

Alexa Ray Joel's Old Hollywood-Meets-Bohemian Glamour - The Hollywood Reporter

As the offspring of Billy Joel, the third-best-selling solo artist of all time, and supermodel Christie Brinkley, Alexa Ray Joel is no stranger to glamour. The 28-year-old singer prefers vintage silk to sweatpants and a wardrobe made up of “mom’s hand-me-downs.”

...Whether it’s her closet or her home decor, Joel says her taste is “a medley of vintage meets bohemian meets old Hollywood with a little edge.” It’s a fitting match for Manhattan’s historic Cafe Carlyle, where she performed for several weeks this year, and will be returning for a six-month residency in 2015.

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Billy Joel MSG 9th Show T-Shirt Available Now

Billy Joel MSG 9th Show T-Shirt Available Now

Get the Billy Joel MSG 9th Show Event T-Shirt to celebrate his September 17th performance at Madison Square Garden! Check out additional Event Merch at the store.

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Billy Joel Gives Fenway Park A Monster Good Time - Billboard Ad

The September 13 issue of Billboard magazine includes a new Billy Joel advertisement from Fenway Park, celebrating his sold-out concert in June. The ad reads, "You gave us a Monster good time! Can't wait to do it again!"

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'The Art Of McCartney' Tribute Album To Be Released November 18 Featuring Various Artists

'The Art Of McCartney' Tribute Album To Be Released November 18 Featuring Various Artists

Half a century ago, Paul McCartney established himself as one of the most influential songwriters ever. Now the former Beatle is getting his due in a big way, with the compilation The Art of McCartney featuring covers of songs by McCartney during his tenures in the Beatles and Wings and as a solo artist.

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Video: Barbra Streisand And Billy Joel Talk 'New York State Of Mind' - Radio.com

Video: Barbra Streisand And Billy Joel Talk 'New York State Of Mind' - Radio.com

Billy Joel never released “New York State of Mind” as a single, but it’s become one of the most enduring songs in his incredible songbook. Now, it’s about to get a very New York update via a duet between the “Piano Man” and Brooklynite Barbra Streisand on her new album, Partners, due out September 16.

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Billy Joel Nationals Park & Citizens Bank Park Ads In Billboard Magazine

Billy Joel Nationals Park & Citizens Bank Park Ads In Billboard Magazine

The August 30 issue of Billboard magazine includes two new Billy Joel advertisements congratulating his recent success at Nationals Park and Citizens Bank Park. Here are both ads below:

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Joan Baez, Garth Brooks, Billy Joel, Stephen Sondheim And Stevie Wonder To Receive ASCAP Centennial Awards

Joan Baez, Garth Brooks, Billy Joel, Stephen Sondheim And Stevie Wonder To Receive ASCAP Centennial Awards

New York, NY – ASCAP President & Chairman Paul Williams announced today that ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) will confer its singular, once-in-a-century ASCAP Centennial Awards, to a select group of American music icons in recognition of their incomparable accomplishments in their respective music genres and beyond. Those confirmed to receive this prestigious accolade are ASCAP members Joan Baez, Garth Brooks, Billy Joel, Stephen Sondheim and Stevie Wonder.

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Billy Joel MSG & Wrigley Ads In Billboard Magazine

Billy Joel MSG & Wrigley Ads In Billboard Magazine

With Billy Joel's successful runs at Madison Square Garden and Wrigley Field, both venues have published advertisements for Billy in the August 16 issue of Billboard magazine. Check them out below:

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Behind-The-Scenes Photos: A Look Back At Billy Joel's 'River Of Dreams'

Behind-The-Scenes Photos: A Look Back At Billy Joel's 'River Of Dreams'

This week marks the 21st anniversary of River Of Dreams, Billy Joel's twelfth studio album, released in 1993. The River Of Dreams artwork, painted by Christie Brinkley, alludes to the title track and other songs from the record.

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Billy Joel & Boyz II Men - 'The Longest Time' Live August 2 At Citizens Bank Park

Billy Joel & Boyz II Men - 'The Longest Time' Live August 2 At Citizens Bank Park

How do you conclude a run of four successful stadium concerts? If you're Billy Joel, you bring out guests with a special connection to the city. Billy completed his fourth stadium show this year, at Philadelphia's Citizens Bank Park, by inviting Philly natives Boyz II Men to join him on stage for a rare performance of "The Longest Time." Tune in below to watch the video!

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