Yes, Yes, YES! We love the piano man. Can you believe that 2011 marks the 40th anniversary of the release of Billy Joel’s first solo album, Cold Spring Harbor?
Well in celebration of Mr. Joel’s fabulous talent and career longevity, we are giving away TWO copies of Joel’s The Hits album, an album that you will want to have in your collection.
Find out how you can win a copy of the album after the jump!
The album consists 19 classic tracks including Billy’s Top 40 chartbusters & signature smashes. The Hits provides a critical index to some of the most beloved and abiding pop songs of our era.
Between the opening cut, “Everybody Loves You Know” (a deep track from 1971′s Cold Spring Harbor) and “The River of Dreams,” the Grammy-nominated classic that closes the collection, The Hits charts a course through 30+ years of American pop music and culture through the eyes and ears of an artist who defined the times.
Check out the tracklisting below:
Billy Joel – The Hits
1. Everybody Loves You Now (1971, Cold Spring Harbor)
2. Piano Man (1973, Piano Man, #25 Billboard Hot 100)
3. The Entertainer (1974, Streetlife Serenade, #34 Billboard Hot 100)
4. New York State Of Mind (1976, Turnstiles)
5. Movin’ Out (Anthony’s Song) (1977, The Stranger, #17 Billboard Hot 100)
6. Only The Good Die Young (1977, The Stranger, #24 Billboard Hot 100)
7. My Life (1978, 52nd Street, #3 Billboard Hot 100)
8. Big Shot (1978, 52nd Street, #14 Billboard Hot 100)
9. You May Be Right (1980, Glass Houses, #7 Billboard Hot 100)
10. It’s Still Rock And Roll To Me (1980, Glass Houses, #1 Billboard Hot 100)
11. Say Goodbye To Hollywood (live) (1980, Songs in the Attic, #17 Billboard Hot 100)
12. Allentown (1982, The Nylon Curtain, #17 Billboard Hot 100)
13. Pressure (1982, The Nylon Curtain, #20 Billboard Hot 100)
14. The Longest Time (1983, An Innocent Man, #14 Billboard Hot 100)
15. Tell Her About It (1983, An Innocent Man, #1 Billboard Hot 100)
16. A Matter Of Trust (1986, The Bridge, #10 Billboard Hot 100)
17. We Didn’t Start The Fire (1989, Storm Front, #1 Billboard Hot 100)
18. I Go To Extremes (1989, Storm Front, #6 Billboard Hot 100)
19. The River Of Dreams (1993, River of Dreams, #3 Billboard Hot 100)
HOW YOU CAN WIN: (the more that you do below, the more chances you have to win)
Entry 1: In the comments section below, share your favorite Billy Joel song.
Entry 2: Post a link to this giveaway on the web. Then just add a comment with the link included below.
Entry 3: Follow @celebviplounge on Twitter. When you do and if you already are a follower, add your Twitter name in the comment section below.
Entry 4: RT the contest link via Twitter!
Entry 5: “Like” Celebrity VIP Lounge Facebook fan page. Indicate you did so in the comment section below.
Contest will end November 24th, 2010. Good luck, peeps!
Just in case you don’t win or want to snag up a copy for someone for the holiday season, you can get them at:
The Hits iTunes
The Hits Amazon