Quiz: How well do you know Billy Joel?

Quiz: How well do you know Billy Joel?

Think you know Billy Joel well? Prove it by taking part in this quiz that asks general questions about his life and music career. 

Billy Joel/ YouTube screenshot
Billy Joel/ YouTube screenshot

Billy Joel is one of the best-selling music artists of all time. He has over 150 million records sold worldwide and has won five Grammys.

Mr Long Island, as some of his fans call him was born on 9 May 1949.

He is famous for producing songs such as 'Piano Man', 'The Ballad of Billy the Kid' and 'Only the Good Die Young'. 

The phenomenal singer who went solo in the 1970s after being a part of several bands, is also a humanitarian. He was honored as the 2002 MusiCares Person Of The Year by the MusiCares Foundation and the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences. 

This Sunday, the legendary musician turns 72-years-old. In honour of his birthday, East Coast Gold will be playing all the greatest hits. Listen here

READ: The five songs that made Billy Joel famous

Challenge yourself to see how much you know Joel by taking the quiz below. 

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