CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Billy Joel

Musician Billy Joel performs at Madison Square Garden on January 27, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

Rosalind Nyman Joel, Mother Of Billy Joel, Dies At 92

The mother of Billy Joel passed away this past weekend at the age of 92.

07/14/2014

Robin Quivers, Howard Stern and Billy Joel speak at SiriusXM's Town Hall with Billy Joel hosted by Howard Stern at The Cutting Room on April 28, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

‘Piano Man’ Billy Joel Sits Down For Far-Reaching Interview

The 64-year-old Long Island native talked about public things like his monthly residency at Madison Square Garden, but he also got very intimate at times.

04/29/2014

Billy Joel surprised students of a Long Island elementary school by showing up at their spring concert. (credit: Glen Cove School District)

Billy Joel Shows Up At Elementary School Concert In Glen Cove

The Piano Man showed up Wednesday at the Deasy Elementary School for a concert called, “The River of Dreams: A Billy Joel Tribute.” Students from kindergarten through second grade performed 15 songs from various phases of Joel’s career.

04/10/2014

The stars were out in Washington as the Capitol paid tribute to the arts at the Kennedy Center Honors. (Credit CBS 2)

Kennedy Center Honors Promises Major Music Moments

This year’s Kennedy Center Honors will showcase some of the biggest names in entertainment and promises some major music moments.

12/26/2013

Photo Credit SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

Billy Joel, 4 Others Receive Kennedy Center Honors

Billy Joel joined Carlos Santana, Herbie Hancock, opera star Martina Arroyo and actress Shirley MacLaine in receiving the Kennedy Center Honors. All have been playing music, dancing or singing since they were children — and never stopped.

12/09/2013

Billy Joel performs during the 12-12-12 Sandy benefit concert at Madison Square Garden. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Billy Joel Set To Perform A Concert A Month At MSG

Shows previously scheduled for Jan. 27, Feb. 3, March 21 and April 18 — are already sold out. Tickets for the just announced concert on May 9, which is also the Long Island native’s 65th birthday, will go on sale to the general public on Dec. 7.

12/03/2013

Billy Joel performs at '12-12-12' a concert benefiting The Robin Hood Relief Fund to aid the victims of Hurricane Sandy  on December 12, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Clear Channel)

Billy Joel To Hold Benefit Concert In Huntington

The performance will be the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member’s first public Long Island show since he played Nassau Coliseum in 2002.

10/15/2013

Billy Joel At Long Island Cleanup

Gov. Cuomo, Billy Joel Join Volunteers For Long Island Beach Cleanup

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo was part of a fall cleanup event in Oyster Bay, Long Island Saturday – along with Billy Joel.

09/21/2013

Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images

Billy Joel, Carlos Santana to Receive Kennedy Center Honors

Singer-songwriter Billy Joel, musician Carlos Santana and actress Shirley MacLaine are among the entertainment stars who will receive Kennedy Center Honors this year.

09/13/2013

People gather at the 9/11 Memorial during ceremonies for the twelfth anniversary of the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center site on Sept. 11, 2013(Photo by Alejandra Villa-Pool/Getty Images)

Tributes, Moments Of Silence Mark 9/11 Anniversary

A moment of silence at 8:46 a.m. Wednesday marked when the first plane hit the twin towers on a clear, sunny day in 2001. Then, families of the victims started reading aloud the names of those who died.

09/11/2013

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (C), rides with members of the Fire Department of New York motorcycle club on September 11, 2013. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Billy Joel Lead 9/11 Motorcyle Ride Down West Side Highway

The ride started at 7 a.m., leaving from West 43rd Street and heading down to the World Trade Center site where participants held a memorial and prayer service.

09/11/2013

Billy Joel performs at '12-12-12' a concert benefiting The Robin Hood Relief Fund to aid the victims of Hurricane Sandy  on December 12, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Clear Channel)

Video of L.I. Student Playing Piano On Stage With Billy Joel Goes Viral

Michael Pollack, of Roslyn, joined Billy Joel on stage in January when the piano man appeared at a question and answer session at Vanderbilt University in Nashville.

03/13/2013

The Who perform during "12-12-12 The Concert For Sandy Relief" December 12, 2012 at Madison Square Garden in New York. (Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Music’s Biggest Stars Turn Out For Sandy Relief; Millions Raised In Ticket Sales Alone

The sold-out show was televised live, streamed online, played on the radio and shown in theaters all over the world with up to 2 billion people experiencing the history-making event live.

12/13/2012

Roger Daltrey, left, and Pete Townshend of The Who got the place rocking during their set at the 12-12-12 concert. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

12-12-12 Concert Delivers The Goods, Legends Rock MSG For Sandy Victims

Legends of the world of music took the stage at Madison Square Garden for the “12-12-12″ concert Wednesday night, as many victims of Superstorm Sandy continue to suffer and require help.

12/12/2012

A general view of atmosphere at '12-12-12 The Concert For Sandy Production' Load-In at Madison Square Garden on December 11, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Ben Gabbe/Getty Images)

Music Legends Come Together For Sandy Relief Concert At MSG

The charity concert for Sandy victims has been billed as the biggest one ever staged at Madison Square Garden.

12/12/2012

more