Billy Joel

Bronx, New York, USA. b. 9 May 1949; former welterweight boxer and pianist for the Hassles.
Label: CBS
Musicians: Billy Joel (vcls, pno)
Producers: Phil Ramone
CBS 82311 The Stranger LP 20 Jan 1979 69-71-70-57-70-56-58-53-64 Pts: 23
    sales: 100000  
    24 Mar 1984 36-33-25-36-29-32-26-45-29-33-37-41-29- 25-39-35-36-24-35-51-47-37-33-xx-xx-54- xx-xx-49 Pts: 207
CBS 83181 52nd Street LP 18 Nov 1978 60-39-47-28-56-46-45-60 Pts: 47
    sales: 100000  
    13 Jan 1979 47-40-27-28-24-24-25-21-10-18-17-16-28- 28-33-34-40-43-46-53-66-57-74-61-68-55- 56-66-75-61-73-64-71 Pts: 247
CBS 86108 Glass Houses LP 22 Mar 1980 11-9-11-12-18-28-25-42-37-47-64-xx-xx- xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-70-65-58-53-27-20-24- 29-36-33-56-57 Pts: 233
    sales: 100000  
CBS 25554 An Innocent Man LP 16 Sep 1995 80-66-95-150 Pts: 4
    sales: 900000  
    1 Mar 1997 168-177  
Writers: Billy Joel
A 3775 Uptown Girl 8 Oct 1983 94-54-25-7-1-1-1-1-1-3-10-14-14- 14 Pts: 543
    sales: 974000; from the album An Innocent Man (Sep 1983); Supermodel Christine Brinckley starred in the video and later married Billy Joel.  
    14 Jan 1984 16-33-45-66 Pts: 35
A 3655 Tell Her About It 10 Dec 1983 22-8-7-6-6 Pts: 129
    sales: 250000; from the album An Innocent Man (Sep 1983)  
    14 Jan 1984 4-8-18-34-49-xx-81-95 Pts: 94
A 4142 An Innocent Man 18 Feb 1984 28-12-8-8-8-11-17-19-40-56 Pts: 172
    sales: 250000; from the album An Innocent Man (Sep 1983)  
Producers: various
CBS 88666 Greatest Hits Vol. I And Vol. II LP 20 Jul 1985    
    sales: 300000  
Producers: Mick Jones/Billy Joel
Writers: Billy Joel
JOEL 1 We Didn't Start The Fire 30 Sep 1989 29-11-8-7-9-8-18-21-40-55 Pts: 175
    from the album Storm Front (Oct 1989)  
465 658-1 Storm Front LP 4 Nov 1989    
    sales: 300000  
Label: Columbia (Sony)
Producers: Danny Kortchmar/Billy Joel
473872 2 River Of Dreams LP 14 Aug 1993    
    sales: 300000  
Producers: Billy Joel
Writers: Acker Bilk/Robert Mellin
659543 2 The River Of Dreams 31 Jul 1993 21-12-6-4-5-3-4-6-11-17-22-38-54- 72 Pts: 207
  Greatest Hits - Vol. III LP 1 Nov 1997 23-30-46-73-97-117-123-130-140-170 Pts: 20
    sales: 60000  
Label: Columbia (Sony)
  The Ultimate Collection LP 31 Mar 2001 4-5-5-5-6-9-12-9-12-12-18-13-8- 13-18-23-32-35-40-49-56-61-78-91-114-152- 157-185-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-186-187-193 Pts: 212
    sales: 300000  
    23 Feb 2002 42-61 Pts: 3

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