The Piano Man
Take a guess who's birthday is today
If you guessed Billy Joel, you'd be correct
Today is Billy Joel's 67th birthday. I might need more than an article to help get through his awards and songs that have been hits over his career.
So here is just a short look at his accomplishments.
1973 was the year Piano Man was released and Joel never looked back. He is the 6th best selling recording artist and 3rd best selling solo artist in the US. 33 top 40 hits in the US, has been nominated for 23 Grammy Awards and has won 6.
He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1992, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1999 and the Long Island Music Hall of Fame in 2006.
With more than 150 million records sold worldwide, one of the best selling artists of all time.
So happy birthday to a music legend.
If you would like to view more on the career of Billy Joel, click here. Be sure to read the entire Wikipedia Article on Billy Joel.