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Video: Billy Joel And His Band Talk About Their Experience In Russia

Video: Billy Joel And His Band Talk About Their Experience In Russia

Exclusively at MSN, Billy Joel and his bandmates discuss the eye-opening situation regarding food and water during their 1987 Leningrad and Moscow concerts in a scene taken from Billy Joel's A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia double CD live album and documentary film, which will be released May 19.

Watch the video at MSN Music.

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How Billy Joel Became The 'Piano Man'

How Billy Joel Became The 'Piano Man'

"I'm gonna be turning 65 this year," Billy Joel told an audience in March, reminding the crowd that he had a significant birthday coming on May 9. "Most people retire at 65, but noooo! So," he explained, "I need a neck brace to hold my head up."

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Happy Birthday Billy Joel!

Happy Birthday Billy Joel!

Billy Joel will be celebrating his 65th birthday tonight, live on stage at Madison Square Garden! In honor of the rock & roll hall of famer we present this iconic image of the young Billy, taken by a Columbia Records photographer in 1974.

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Here’s one we love: It’s a print ad celebrating the release of Billy’s classic sophomore release on Columbia Records, Streetlife Serenade. The ad (and album) date from November 1974.

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Video: Billy Joel Tries 'Strong American Medicine' In 1987 Russia - Billboard

Video: Billy Joel Tries 'Strong American Medicine' In 1987 Russia - Billboard

When Billy Joel rocked Russia in in 1987, he "gave it all away," he says in an exclusive clip at Billboard from his forthcoming DVD documenting the tour, A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia. In fact he gave so much in his performances, he lost his voice and had an amusing encounter with late-Cold-War-era Russian healthcare and someone's funny idea of "strong American medicine."

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Video: Watch Billy Joel Crowd-Surf To 'The Longest Time' - Rolling Stone

Video: Watch Billy Joel Crowd-Surf To 'The Longest Time' - Rolling Stone

When the Kremlin invited Billy Joel, one of the very few rock stars to enter the country at that point, to play in the Motherland during the summer of 1987, it made for some historic footage. The result is captured in A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia, a DVD/Blu-ray concert film and live double-album out May 20th.

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Video: Watch Billy Joel's History-Making Press Conference In Russia - Huffington Post UK

Video: Watch Billy Joel's History-Making Press Conference In Russia - Huffington Post UK

Watch an exclusive clip of Billy Joel's history-making press conference in Russia as taken from A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia.

Billy's visit to Russia became a worldwide news event, with journalists and writers covering the tour, its progress, and the effect Billy, his band and his family were having on the Russian people.

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Video: Billy Joel Performs 'Stiletto' From 'A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia'

Video: Billy Joel Performs 'Stiletto' From 'A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia'

Take an exclusive look at Billy Joel performing "Stiletto" in a new video at The Guardian. This clip is taken from A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia.

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Exclusive Video Premiere Of 'Pressure' From 'A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia'

Exclusive Video Premiere Of 'Pressure' From 'A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia'

Watch the exclusive video premiere of "Pressure" right now on Amazon, a sneak peek from Billy Joel's upcoming A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia.

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Enter To Win Billy Joel Commemorative Poster Contest At Creative Allies

Enter To Win Billy Joel Commemorative Poster Contest At Creative Allies

Have you seen our contest at Creative Allies to design a vintage poster to commemorate A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia? Check out this submission by Josh Merrick. What do you think?

Visit Creative Allies to learn how to enter and to see more art from the contest!

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Video: Billy Joel SiriusXM Town Hall Hosted By Howard Stern - Highlights & News

Video: Billy Joel SiriusXM Town Hall Hosted By Howard Stern - Highlights & News

Howard Stern and Billy Joel wowed a lucky crowd of just 100 people with an intimate talk/concert for SiriusXM Satellite radio’s “Town Hall” series on Monday afternoon. Guests were invited to a secret location, which turned out to be the Cutting Room on E. 32nd St., at noon for a three-hour chat between the two and, of course, Stern’s ever-present sidekick, Robin Quivers. There to perform were Idina Menzel, P!nk and Melissa Etheridge, who rocked the house with a sexy rendition of “Only the Good Die Young.” ...

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Billy Joel SiriusXM Town Hall Event Hosted By Howard Stern

Billy Joel SiriusXM Town Hall Event Hosted By Howard Stern

Billy Joel sat today with Howard Stern and special guests for a SiriusXM Town Hall event broadcast live from The Cutting Room in New York City.

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Billy Joel Cover Story In American Songwriter May/June Edition

Billy Joel Cover Story In American Songwriter May/June Edition

Billy Joel is featured on the cover of the May/June edition of American Songwriter. In a frank and candid interview, the Piano Man discusses his musical legacy and why he stopped writing songs for the masses, as he embarks on an arena tour that includes a string of sold-out shows at Madison Square Garden.

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