Name: Billy Joel
Birth Name: 
William Martin Joel
Birth Date: 
May 9, 1949
Birth Place: 
Bronx, NY
Singer / Songwriter / Musician
Relationship Status: 
Married to Katie Lee
Celebrity Ranking # 1391

Stork Alert: Billy Joel & Alexis Roderick are Expecting!

Posted Wednesday April 15, 2015 7:43 AM GMT

Adding another bundle of joy to his brood, Billy Joel is going to be a dad again as his longtime girlfriend Alexis Roderick is pregnant.

According to a statement from the “Piano Man” singer’s rep, “Billy Joel and his girlfriend, Alexis Roderick, are expecting their first child this summer. The couple, together since 2009, opted to keep any further details of her pregnancy under wraps until their new addition makes an official debut.”


Billy Joel & Mumford and Sons Sign on For Bonnaroo Music Festival

Posted Wednesday January 14, 2015 12:05 PM GMT

It’s going to be another great year for the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival as two huge acts just joined the main stage roster.


Billy Joel Opens Up About Trying Heroin: "It Scared Me"

Posted Tuesday April 29, 2014 1:55 PM GMT

Enjoying his stay in New York City, Billy Joel stopped by SirusXM's Town Hall to chat with Howard Stern about his career, inspirations and personal life on Monday (April 28).

While chatting with the infamous host, the 64-year-old singer opened up about trying heroin, which is the inspiration for his 1980s tune "Scandinavian Skies."


Jimmy Fallon & Billy Joel Sing an Amazing Version of "The Lion Sleeps Tonight” on "Tonight Show"

Posted Friday March 21, 2014 9:57 AM GMT

He loves to play games with his guests, so it's no surprise that Jimmy Fallon took full advantage of Billy Joel's vocal talents during last night's (March 20) episode of "The Tonight Show."

Whipping out his iPad for a voice looping app, the host started up a doo wop version of "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" and the duo perfectly crooned the legendary tune together creating quite an applause from the audience.


Christina Aguilera & Bruce Springsteen Added to Hurricane Sandy Benefit Bill

Posted Thursday November 1, 2012 10:33 AM GMT

Earlier this week, folks on the east coast were battered with bad weather courtesy of Hurricane Sandy, and some of our favorite celebrities are looking to lend a helping hand.

Coming tomorrow night (November 2) at 8pm, the “Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together” will include performances by Christina Aguilera and Bruce Springsteen.


Billy Joel Issues Family Statement

Posted Thursday December 10, 2009 3:55 PM GMT

Looking on the bright side of media coverage, Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley have issued a statement about their daughter, Alexa Ray Joel and her recent hospital stay.


Alexa Ray Joel: Recovery Mode

Posted Tuesday December 8, 2009 4:07 PM GMT

Hoping to be back on the music scene soon, Alexa Ray Joel gained support at her father’s Oyster Bay, L.I., home on Monday, after canceling two performances after a suicide fright.

The daughter of Billy Joel was reported as taking a handful of homeopathic pain pills Saturday and then called 911 admitting to an overdose and having problems breathing. "Alexa is feeling much better. She is with her family and looking forward to getting back on track," said her spokeswoman, Claire Mercuri.

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Alexa Ray Joel: Released from the Hospital

Posted Sunday December 6, 2009 10:24 PM GMT

After giving her loved ones quite the scare, Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley’s daughter Alexa Ray Joel has been released from the hospital.

Confirming the welcome news, Alexa's rep told press that the 23-year-old headed home from St. Vincent's Hospital in New York City after being admitted the previous day.

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