How rich is Billy Joel?
Billy Joel Net Worth:
|Birth date:|| May 9, 1949 |
|Birth place:|| The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States |
|Height:||5 ft 5 in (1.66 m)|
|Profession:|| Singer-songwriter, Pianist, Lyricist, Composer, Orchestrator, Businessperson, Musician, Voice Actor|
|Education:|| Hicksville High School|
|Nationality:|| United States of America|
|Partner:|| Alexis Roderick|
|Spouse:|| Katie Lee (m. 2004–2010), Christie Brinkley (m. 1985–1994), Elizabeth Weber (m. 1973–1982)|
|Children:|| Alexa Ray Joel|
|Parents:|| Howard Joel, Rosalind Nyman, San Antonio, TX, United States, Uptown Girl, We Didn't Start the Fire, Just the Way You Are|
|Siblings:|| Alexander Joel, Judith Joel, San Antonio, TX, United States, Uptown Girl, We Didn't Start the Fire, Just the Way You Are|
|Awards:|| Kennedy Center Honors, Grammy Award for Album of the Year, Grammy Award for Song of the Year, Grammy Award for Record of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, Grammy Hall of Fame, Grammy Legend Award, Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance, American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Album, American Music Award of Merit, Tony Award for Best Orchestrations, People's Choice Award for Favorite Male Artist, Billboard Music Century Award, San Antonio, TX, United States, Uptown Girl, We Didn't Start the Fire, Just the Way You Are|
|Nominations:|| Grammy Award for Best Music Video, MTV Video Music Award for Best Male Video, Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical, Juno Award for International Album of the Year, Juno Award for International Single of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals, MTV Video Music Award for Best Visual Effects, Brit Award for British Video, MTV Video Music Award for Best Cinematography, Grammy Award for Best Music Film, Brit Award for Best International Solo Artist, MTV Video Music Award for Best Art Direction, American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist, Primetime Emmy Award for Individual Performance - Variety Or Music Program, Brit Award for International Male Solo Artist, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Musical, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Broadway Musical, American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Video, American Music Award for Favorite Adult Contemporary Album, San Antonio, TX, United States, Uptown Girl, We Didn't Start the Fire, Just the Way You Are|
|Movies:|| San Antonio, TX, United States, Oliver & Company, Last Play at Shea, Piano Grand: A Smithsonian Celebration, Sesame Street: Do the Alphabet, Rock Masters: Billy Joel, Billy Joel: Greatest Hits: Vol. 3: The Video, Elton John: One Night Only: The Greatest Hits|
|TV shows:|| America: A Tribute to Heroes, Billy Joel: In His Own Words, The Hamptons (2002), Big Shot, San Antonio, TX, United States|
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Billy Joel net worth, wiki & biography:
One of the most popular musicians in the world Billy Joel net worth has an estimate of 160 million dollars. Billy Joel is mostly known as a very successful musician, singer, songwriter, piano player and organist. In addition, a huge part of Billy Joel net worth comes from his involvement into acting and producing films and music. Born in 1949, Billy Joel whose real name is William Martin Joel is also recognized as a very talented music composer. His first single called “Piano Man” released in 1973 was a huge hit. According to RIAA, it also made the musician to be one of the best selling musicians and also one of the best solo artists in the US.
Billy Joel Net Worth $160 Million Dollars
Billy Joel composes all of his own songs, which hit the Top 40 charts all the time and he had many successful singles in the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s. Talking about his accomplishments and awards, Billy Joel was nominated to get a Grammy award 23 times. Moreover, he succeeded in winning the Grammy award six times. Billy Joel has sols around 150 million copies of his albums both domestically and internationally which brought millions of dollars to the overall amount of Billy Joel net worth. His name is inscribed in many halls of fame, including Songwriter’s Hall of Fame in 1992, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1999, Hit Parade Hall of Fame in 2009 and the Long Island Music Hall of Fame in 2006.
In the list released to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Billboard, the magazine released the list of Hot 100 All Time Top Artists with Billy Joel being in the 23rd position. Although for some time Billy Joel stopped making music, he still continued to be touring throughout the year 2010. Billy Joel’s father was known as a very skillful classical music pianist, which might have an impact on Billy Joel since he got interested in the music while being still young. However, he started attending music lessons against his own will because it was not seen as an appropriate thing for boys to get involved into music rather than sports, so because of that Billy Joel was a constant victim of bullies. Amongst the teachers who worked with Billy Joel were the famous American musicians Morton Estrin and Timothy Ford. In fact, Billy Joe started to take lessons in boxing when he became a teenager just in order to take care of himself and to defend himself from other boys. Although he had a hard time when growing up, today Billy Joel net worth is probably much higher than those who teased him in his younger years.