Billy Joel

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Billy Joel’s Career Highlights

Billy Joel’s inspiration to get into music was watching The Beatles’ performance on The Ed Sullivan Show in February 1964. In 1963, Joel joined his first band, The Echoes. In 1971, Joel signed a solo recording contract and released his first studio album, Cold Spring Harbor.  LISTEN Also in 1971, Billy moved to the West […]