Legends of Rock & Roll - Billy Joel [NOOK Book]

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Billy Joel is one of the very best performers and song writers of the past 40 years. He has published an enormous amount of work on record, CD and DVD. His music defines a generation.

Billy Joel was born in 1949 and is still active today. Influenced by people like the Beatles and Dave Brubeck, he writes music which is understood by the common man. In this tribute to his life and music, I talk about the events which defined him as a person and...
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Legends of Rock & Roll - Billy Joel

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Overview

Billy Joel is one of the very best performers and song writers of the past 40 years. He has published an enormous amount of work on record, CD and DVD. His music defines a generation.

Billy Joel was born in 1949 and is still active today. Influenced by people like the Beatles and Dave Brubeck, he writes music which is understood by the common man. In this tribute to his life and music, I talk about the events which defined him as a person and as a musician. I also discuss most of the music which he has produced. You will learn everything you need to know about the life and music of Billy Joel.

The Chapters include:

Introduction
As a Youth
First Groups
Cold Spring Harbor
Sing Us a Song, You’re the Piano Man
Streetlife Serenade
Turnstiles and The Stranger
52nd Street
Early 1980’s
The Nylon Curtain
Christie Brinkley
Greatest Hits, Volume 1 & 2
Russia
The River of Dreams
Greatest Hits, Volume 3
Movin’ Out
Touring
Personal Problems
Legacy
Grammy Awards
Grammy Nominations
Discography
Studio Albums
Live Albums
Singles
Afterword
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014023405
  • Publisher: Monument Marketing
  • Publication date: 2/8/2012
  • Series: Legends of Rock & Roll, #6
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 459,512
  • File size: 115 KB

Meet the Author

James has had a lifelong passion for the music of the Fifties and Sixties and Pop music in general. He enjoys listening to the music of rock and roll and enjoys writing about the people who created it. This series is his way of honoring the people that have brought so much joy to our lives over the years.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 6, 2014

    AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    People sould know about Billy Joel

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