Billy Joel Net Worth
Billy Joel net worth: Billy Joel is an American singer and songwriter who has a net worth of $200 million. Billy Joel was born on May 9, 1949 in the Bronx, New York. His family moved to Hicksville, Long Island while he was still young. At the age of 4 he developed a love for, and appreciation of, classical music that he still feels today. A love of all things musical drove him to join his first band, The Echoes, while only 14. Billy Joel went solo in 1972 and received his first recording contract that year from Paramount Records. He moved on to Columbia Records in 1973 and scored his first big Top 20 hit in 1975 with "Piano Man." Heavily influenced by The Beatles, Ray Charles, Dave Brubeck, The Rolling Stones and others, Joel continued to write his own songs and record them for Columbia Records. And more big hits followed: "Say Goodbye to Hollywood" (1975); "Only the Good Die Young" (1978); "She's Always a Woman" (1978; "Just the Way You Are (1979), a song that won Record of the Year Honors. Billy Joel's record sales have topped 150 million worldwide which has made him one of the best-selling artists in history. He has received 23 Grammy nominations with six Grammy wins, and is a member of the Songwriter Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, as well. Joel retired from actively recording songs in 1993. He has since toured sporadically on his own and with fellow artists like Elton John. He also has a monthly residency at Madison Square Garden. Joel is so popular that his compilation album of greatest hits became one of the best-selling albums in the US. He received the Kennedy Center Honors in 2013. He authored the autobiography The Book of Joel: A Memoir and has owned the Long Island Boat Company as well as a shop that makes custom retro-styled motorcycles. Between June 2017 and June 2018, Billy Joel earned $45 million.
|Net Worth:||$200 Million|
|Date of Birth:||May 9, 1949 (70 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 5 in (1.66 m)|
|Profession:||Singer-songwriter, Pianist, Lyricist, Composer, Orchestrator, Businessperson, Musician, Voice Actor|
|Nationality:||United States of America|