He's a 'Joel'ly good fellow

May 08, 2013, 23:56 IST | Special Features

Billy Joel is a six-time Grammy Award winner and one of the world's best-selling artists of all time. As he celebrates his birthday today, CS presents some trivia on him:

>> The first gig Joel got was when he was 15 to play at a piano bar close to his neighborhood. He quit high school at 17 to pursue a full fledged music career.

>> His song ‘Just the Way You Are’ released in 1977 is one of the most covered and radio played songs of all-time. 

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