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Dueling Piano*: Billy Joel or Elton John?

Old 04-26-02, 02:43 PM
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Dueling Piano*: Billy Joel or Elton John?

Who'* your favorite "Piano Man"?

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Old 04-26-02, 03:47 PM
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For straight piano, I prefer Elton John, though I prefer Billy Joel's voice and lyrics.

Both are great, of course, the above are just my preferences. I can say that I own a heck of a lot more Billy Joel CDs than I do Elton John CDs.
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Early Elton John.
Everytime I listen to Tumbleweed Connection, Madman Across The Water or Honky Chateau I gotta wonder what the hell happend to "this" guy.
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Hard pick, but I'm partial to early Bill Joel, especially 52nd Street and The Stranger, two of my all time favorite albums.
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My GF likes Joel's music more even though I have always favored John's. So bottom line is it depends on who's driving.
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Old 04-28-02, 02:35 AM
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It's all about Billy Joel.
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Old 04-29-02, 03:32 AM
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Billy Joel. He is the Piano Man.

Sing us a song you're the piano man
Sing us a song tonight
Well we're all in the mood for a melody
And you've got us feeling alright
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