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Billy Joel – She’s Always A Woman

Billy Joel – She’s Always A Woman

  She can kill with a smile She can wound with her eyes She can ruin your faith with her casual lies And she only reveals what she wants you to see She hides like a child But she’s always a woman to me She can lead you to love She can take you or […]

Billy Joel – She’s Got A Way

Billy Joel – She’s Got A Way

  She’s got a way about her I don’t know what it is But I know that I can’t live without her She’s got a way of pleasin’ I don’t know what it is But there doesn’t have to be a reason anyway She’s got a smile that heals me I don’t know why it […]

Billy Joel – I Go To Extremes

Billy Joel – I Go To Extremes

  Call me a joker, call me a fool Right at this moment I’m totally cool Clear as a crystal, sharp as a knife I feel like I’m in the prime of my life Sometimes it feels like I’m going too fast I don’t know how long this feeling will last Maybe it’s only tonight […]

Billy Joel – New York State Of Mind

Billy Joel – New York State Of Mind

  Some folks like to get away Take a holiday from the neighborhood Hop a flight to Miami Beach or to Hollywood But I’m takin’ a Greyhound on the Hudson River line I’m in a New York state of mind I’ve seen all the movie stars In their fancy cars and their limousines Been high […]

Billy Joel – Say Goodbye To Hollywood

Billy Joel – Say Goodbye To Hollywood

  Bobby’s drivin’ through the city tonight Through the lights in a hot new rent-a-car He joins the lovers in his heavy machine It’s a scene down on Sunset Boulevard Say goodbye to Hollywood Say goodbye to my baby Say goodbye to Hollywood Say goodbye to my baby Johnny’s takin’ care of things for a […]

Billy Joel – Tell Her About It

Billy Joel – Tell Her About It

  Listen boy Don’t want to see you let a good thing Slip away You know I don’t like watching Anybody make the same mistakes I made She’s a real nice girl And she’s always there for you But a nice girl wouldn’t tell you what you should do Listen boy I’m sure that you […]

Billy Joel – The Ballad Of Billy The Kid

Billy Joel – The Ballad Of Billy The Kid

  From a town known as Wheeling, West Virginia Rode a boy with a six-gun in his hand And his daring life of crime Made him a legend in his time East and west of the Rio Grande Well, he started with a bank in Colorado In the pocket of his vest, a Colt he […]

Billy Joel – Big Shot

Billy Joel – Big Shot

  Well you went uptown riding in your limousine With your fine Park Avenue clothes You had the Dom Perignon in your hand And the spoon up your nose And when you wake up in the morning With your head on fire And your eyes too bloody to see Go on and cry in your […]

Billy Joel – Rosalinda’s Eyes

Billy Joel – Rosalinda’s Eyes

  I play nights in the Spanish part of town I’ve got music in my hands The work is hard to find But that don’t get me down Rosalinda understands Crazy Latin dancing solo down in Herald Square Oh Havana I’ve been searching for you everywhere And though I’ll never be there I know what […]

Billy Joel – The Stranger

Billy Joel – The Stranger

  Well we all have a face That we hide away forever And we take them out and show ourselves When everyone has gone Some are satin some are steel Some are silk and some are leather They’re the faces of the stranger But we love to try them on Well, we all fall in […]

Billy Joel – Captain Jack

Billy Joel – Captain Jack

  Saturday night and you’re still hangin’ around Tired of living in your one horse town You’d like to find a little hole in the ground For awhile So you go to the village in your tie dyed jeans And you stare at the junkies and the closet queens It’s like some pornographic magazine And […]

Billy Joel – Scenes From An Italian Restaurant

Billy Joel – Scenes From An Italian Restaurant

  A bottle of white, a bottle of red Perhaps a bottle of rose instead We’ll get a table near the street In our old familiar place You and I-face to face A bottle of red, a bottle of white It all depends on your appetite I’ll meet you any time you want In our […]

Billy Joel – It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me

Billy Joel – It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me

  What’s the matter with the clothes I’m wearing? „Can’t you tell that your tie’s too wide?“ Maybe I should buy some old tab collars? „Welcome back to the age of jive. Where have you been hidin’ out lately, honey? You can’t dress trashy till you spend a lot of money.“ Everybody’s talkin’ ’bout the […]

Billy Joel – Piano Man

Billy Joel – Piano Man

  It’s nine o’clock on a Saturday The regular crowd shuffles in There’s an old man sitting next to me Making love to his tonic and gin He says, „Son can you play me a memory I’m not really sure how it goes But it’s sad and it’s sweet And I knew it complete When […]

Billy Joel – Only The Good Die Young

Billy Joel – Only The Good Die Young

  Come out Virginia, don’t let me me wait You Catholic girls start much too late But sooner or later it comes down to fate I might as well be the one They showed you a statue and told you to pray They built you a temple and locked you away But they never told […]

Billy Joel – The River of Dreams

Billy Joel – The River of Dreams

  In the middle of the night I go walking in my sleep From the mountains of faith To a river so deep I must be looking for something Something sacred I lost But the river is wide And it’s too hard to cross And even though I know the river is wide I walk […]

Billy Joel – You May Be Right

Billy Joel – You May Be Right

  Friday night I crashed your party Saturday I said I’m sorry Sunday came and trashed me out again I was only having fun Wasn’t hurting anyone And we all enjoyed the weekend for a change I’ve been stranded in the combat zone I walked through Bedford Stuy alone Even rode my motorcycle in the […]

Billy Joel – Movin’ Out

Billy Joel – Movin’ Out

  Anthony works in the grocery store Savin’ his pennies for some day Mama Leone left a note on the door, She said, „Sonny, move out to the country.“ Oh but workin’ too hard can give you a heart attack You oughta know by now Who needs a house out in Hackensack? Is that all […]

Billy Joel – My Life

Billy Joel – My Life

  Got a call from an old friend We used to be real close Said he couldn’t go on the American way Closed the shop, sold the house Bought a ticket to the West Coast Now he gives them a stand-up routine in L.A. I don’t need you to worry for me cause I’m alright […]

Billy Joel – Uptown Girl

Billy Joel – Uptown Girl

  Uptown girl She’s been living in her uptown world I bet she never had a backstreet guy I bet her mama never told her why I’m gonna try for an uptown girl She’s been living in her white bread world As long as anyone with hot blood can And now she’s looking for a […]

Billy Joel – We Didn’t Start The Fire

Billy Joel – We Didn’t Start The Fire

  Harry Truman, Doris Day, Red China, Johnny Ray South Pacific, Walter Winchell, Joe DiMaggio Joe McCarthy, Richard Nixon, Studebaker, Television North Korea, South Korea, Marilyn Monroe Rosenberg’s H-Bomb, Sugar Ray, Panmunjom Brando, The King And I, and The Catcher In The Rye Eisenhower, Vaccine, England’s got a new queen Marciano, Liberace, Santayana goodbye We […]