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The Best Billy Joel Songs of All Time  

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List of the best Billy Joel songs, ranked by fans like you. Throughout the '70s and '80s Billy Joel was one of the biggest hitmaking singer-songwriters in the country. Joel's music mixed Broadway style with rock 'n' roll attitude that made for infectious songs. The hits were aplenty but any true Joel fan knows there were always buried treasures on the albums.

This list features songs like "Piano Man" and "Allentown," but also includes shopworn sing alongs like "Uptown Girl" and "Only the Good Die Young." Forget Billboard rankings and reorder this venerable catalog into your own personal Billy Joel's Greatest Hits. Simply click the "Rerank List" button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.
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Piano Man
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richerb added The Stranger
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52nd Street
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Glass Houses
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The Stranger
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An Innocent Man
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52nd Street
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You May Be Right is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Billy Joel Songs of All Time
Glass Houses
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The Bridge
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The Stranger
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The Longest Time is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Billy Joel Songs of All Time
An Innocent Man
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The Nylon Curtain
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The Stranger
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The Nylon Curtain
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richerb added Turnstiles
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punksnotdead added Glass Houses
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River of Dreams
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Piano Man
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Streetlife Serenade