122,928 total votes
Billy Joel

Billy Joel

William Martin Joel (born May 9, 1949) is an American singer-songwriter, composer, and pianist. Commonly nicknamed the "Piano Man" after his first hit and signature song of the same name, he has led a commercially successful career as a solo artist since the 1970s, having released twelve studio albums from 1971 to 1993. He is one of the best-selling music artists of all time as well as the sixth best-selling recording artist and the third best-selling solo artist in the United States, with over 150 million records sold worldwide. His 1985 compilation album, Greatest Hits Vol. 1 & 2, is one of the best-selling albums in the US.Joel was born in 1949 in The Bronx, New York, ... more on Wikipedia

lists about Billy Joel

The Best Billy Joel Songs of All Time 8.6k votes List of the best Billy Joel songs, ranked by fans like you. Throughout the '70s and '80s Billy Joel was one of the biggest h...
The Best Billy Joel Albums of All Time 1.9k votes Widely acclaimed for his array of hits in the 1970s and 1980s, Billy Joel is considered one of the great piano rock artists ...
22 Interesting Facts You May Not Know About Billy Joel 7.1k views It's no doubt that you've heard of the Piano Man himself, Billy Joel. Whether it's on the radio, from a jukebox, or on the f...

Billy Joel is ranked on...

#31 of 1,042 People who voted for Billy Joel... also upvote Star Wars Franchise on The Best Movies of All Time The Best Singers of All Time 2.3M VOTES Who are the best singers of all time? That's a tough question to ask. This list includes many of the greatest, most famous v...
#127 of 139 The Most Undeserving Members of the Rock Hall of Fame 416.4k VOTES The most undeserving members of the Rock Hall of Fame are all respectable and successful musicians and bands but quite simpl...
#135 of 191 The Greatest Male Pop Singers of All Time 429.7k VOTES These are the top male pop singers of all time. This list of male pop stars is for you to vote on to decide just who is the ...
#64 of 2,175 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time 13.4M VOTES When VH1 polled fellow artists to name the greatest artists of all time, it seemed like a good idea---but in reality, the li...
#16 of 844 These Poetic Geniuses Wrote Your Favorite Songs of All Time 361.2k VOTES If you ask anyone who has ever tried, it's tough to write one song, nevertheless a batch to be considered a songwriter. Add ...
#35 of 367 The Best Pop Artists of the 1980s 388.2k VOTES The 1980s was a huge decade in terms of breaking pop stars. 80s artists benefited from the rising popularity of cable televi...
#8 of 50 Who's The Most Famous Musician From Every State? 22.6k VOTES Great music can be found across the US, but we often give the majority of credit to places like New York City, Los Angeles, ...
#16 of 277 People who voted for Billy Joel... People in the Northeast are 2x more likely to vote for this Rank the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame Inductees 310.5k VOTES Update: Follow Ranker's official New Rock 2020 playlist on Spotify! A complete list of bands and artists inducte...
#21 of 502 The Greatest Musical Artists of the '80s 574.4k VOTES   The greatest and most prolific artists of music's most colorful decade are remembered on this list. This list is ba...
#60 of 398 The Best Frontmen in Rock 782.4k VOTES   Giving out the title of best frontman in rock is like crowning someone the king of rock and roll. There are so many...
#7 of 292 People who voted for Billy Joel... People under 30 are 2x more likely to vote for this The (Male) Singer You Most Wish You Could Sound Like 147.7k VOTES What male singer's voice would you most like to have? This is a different question than "who are the best vocalists eve...
#86 of 313 Famous People Most Likely to Live to 100 13.8k VOTES Sometimes, age really is just a number. But these healthy old celebrities seem to be defying time like no others. These clas...
#13 of 88 Acts You'd Like To See As The Super Bowl Half Time Show 23.7k VOTES Musical acts Maroon 5, Travis Scott, and Big Bio are the most recent performers to agree to tackle the Super Bowl halftime s...
#14 of 106 Rock Stars Who Would Make The Best President 48.5k VOTES This is a list of rock stars who would make the best president. Music and politics have been intertwined much like peas and ...
#37 of 66 The Strangest Opening Act Bookings Ever 5.8k VOTES Some of the strangest opening act bookings no doubt leave music fans scratching their collective heads. Most of the time, an...
#5 of 72 Musicians You Most Wish Would Put Out A Christmas Album 3.5k VOTES It's the most wonderful time of the year: Christmas. Nothing beats sipping hot cocoa next to the fire, jamming out to your f...
#62 of 104 The Greatest Organists in Rock and Jazz History 5.6k VOTES Similar to the harpsichord and piano, but more grand and beautiful, the organ can create a louder, richer sound with a deep ...
#3 of 11 The 11 Most Un-Rock Star Rock Stars 308 VOTES Fate intended some rock stars for the stage. It's hard to picture Slash or Steven Tyler working the photocopy counter a...
#2 of 109 The Best Soft Rock Bands of All Time 78.5k VOTES This soft rock bands list ranks the best indie soft rock artists and musicians by votes. This list of top soft rock artist...
#25 of 539 The Greatest Pop Groups & Artists of All Time 593.5k VOTES Update: Follow Ranker's official New Pop 2020 playlist on Spotify! For years, pop music has dominated your radio...
Famous People Who Have Been Through Depression 114.6k VIEWS This is a list of famous people with depression, or who have suffered from depression at some point in their lives. Who are ...
Ages of Rock Stars 31.8k VIEWS Do you know the ages of rock stars you listen to? Well, here you have them: the ages of top rock stars listed by fame and no...
#8 of 66 The 40+ Greatest Tenor Singers in Music History 9.8k VOTES The greatest tenor singers of all time include some very recognizable musicians, many with incredibly distinct voices. These...
Famous Taurus Male Celebrities 20.3k VIEWS With a dependability that is only matched by their persistence, a Taurus knows how to put in the work that will make them ri...
Huge Rock Stars Who Gave Up Fame to Be Normal 362.5k VIEWS Creating a work/life balance is a struggle for almost everyone — ever wonder how rock stars do it? The truth is, a lot of th...
Celebrities Who Had Secret Weddings 334.9k VIEWS What celebrities have had secret weddings? Pulling off a wedding in secret if you are an A-list celebrity is no easy feat. T...
#3 of 41 The Best Piano Rock Bands/Artists of All Time 13.9k VOTES   This piano rock artists list ranks the best piano rock bands and musicians by votes. This list of top rock pianists...
#13 of 30 Musicians Who Should Have Biopics 1.1k VOTES Biopics about musicians are hotter than ever. No doubt, Hollywood producers have taken notice that any movie about famous mu...
Famous Men Who Married Much Younger Women 736.8k VIEWS List of Famous Men Who Married Much Younger Women, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Many of Hollywood's leading men ha...
Celebrity Yankee Fans 152k VIEWS This list of celebrity Yankee fans is loosely ranked by fame and popularity. The New York Yankees baseball team has a lot of...
Every Band & Musician Who Has Performed on Saturday Night Live 109.8k VIEWS Live from the main stage at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, this is a list of every band, musician, and singer who has performed on Sa...
21 Musicians Who Are (Supposedly) in the Illuminati 341.2k VIEWS While numerous rappers and pop stars — people like Katy Perry, Jay-Z, and Lady Gaga— are alleged to be members of the I...
Celebrities Who Survived Motorcycle Accidents 16.8k VIEWS Motorcycles tend to be involved in more accidents than cars, whether their drivers are speeding or cars simply don't see the...
#42 of 184 The Best Musicians Who Performed on SNL In The '80s 948 VOTES Saturday Night Live started the 1980s rough, but rode the decade through and celebrated its 15th anniversary in before the '...
#34 of 165 The Best Musicians Who Performed on SNL In The '90s 862 VOTES The 1990s were a period of transition and change for Saturday Night Live, but they carried through and started the new mille...
Celebrity Men Who Are Even Shorter Than You Already Thought 695.4k VIEWS When you see famous actors up on the big screen, they may appear larger than life. But sometimes that presence is a&nbs...
Famous High School Dropouts 1M VIEWS Check out this list of famous high school dropouts ranked by fame and popularity. Some of the most famous actors and musicia...
15 Celebrities Who Went to Silver Hill Hospital Rehab 78k VIEWS This list contains information about celebrities who went to the Silver Hill Hospital, loosely ranked by fame and popularity...
19 Ugly Guys Who Married Supermodels 359k VIEWS The ugly guy / hot wife phenomenon is a favorite trope of sitcoms (King of Queens, Married with Children, umm... Family Guy?...
Christie Brinkley's Loves & Hookups 27.6k VIEWS Who is Christie Brinkley dating? Who Christie Brinkley dated; list of Christie Brinkley loves, ex boyfriends; breakup rumors...
10 Celebs Who Put the Hip in Hip Replacement 136.5k VIEWS Are these celebrities "hip"? You be the judge. The one thing the do have in common is that they are all famous, an...
51 Celebrities from Long Island 64.9k VIEWS Stretching from the New York Harbor to the Atlantic ocean, Long Island is an interesting microcosm of the New York experienc...
Celebrities That Drive Hybrid Cars 9.5k VIEWS Celebrities that advocate for hybrid cars. These celebrity drivers get behind the wheel of hybrid vehicles. This is a list o...
Celebrity Babies Who Were Born in 2015 44.7k VIEWS Another year, another crop if super adorable celebrity kids! This list includes all of the celebrity babies born in 2015. Sa...
Celebrity Weddings 2015 61.4k VIEWS This list of the celebrity weddings of 2015 is sure to be filled with the most over-the-top, incredible ceremonies and recep...

Billy Joel is also found on...

Famous People From New York Famous Pianists from the United States Famous People From The Bronx Famous Accordionists Famous People Born in 1949 Famous Taurus Celebrities List of Famous Record Producers Columbia Records Complete Artist Roster Famous Male Pianists List of Famous Pianists Famous Film Actors From New York Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance Winners List On the Cover of the Rolling Stone Magazine