About Billy JoelWilliam Martin Joel, better known as Billy Joel, is a legendary American singer, pianist, composer and songwriter. He gained international recognition in 1973, following the release of his single “Piano Man”. Since then Billy became one of the best-selling musicians in the United States and the rest of the world. For example, his compilation album Greatest Hits, which was released in 1985, sold over 11 million copies, making it the 3rd bestselling album of all time. If you’re still not amazed, we can tell you that during his career Joel has sold a total of 150 million albums. Starting in 1970s, he has released more than 40 hits that topped the charts all over the world; all of these songs were written by Billy himself. These facts go a long way to explain why Billy Joel net worth is currently leaping over $160 million.
For his achievements in music industry Billy holds 6 Grammies and 23 Grammy nominations.