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The best album by Billy Joel is The Stranger which is ranked number 279 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 8,379.

Billy Joel is ranked number 191 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 14,361.

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Billy Joel official website: http://www.billyjoel.com

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Billy Joel best albums

The following albums by Billy Joel are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title
RankAlbumArtist
1.

The StrangerUnited States Billy Joel
Year of Release:1977Appears in:390 charts
Rank in 1977:11Rank Score:8,379
Rank in 1970s74Overall Rank:279
Average Rating:  81/100 (521 votes)
Comments: 36 comments
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2.

Glass HousesUnited States Billy Joel
Year of Release:1980Appears in:99 charts
Rank in 1980:36Rank Score:1,337
Rank in 1980s239Overall Rank:1,442
Average Rating:  75/100 (171 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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3.

52nd StreetUnited States Billy Joel
Year of Release:1978Appears in:115 charts
Rank in 1978:40Rank Score:943
Rank in 1970s404Overall Rank:1,938
Average Rating:  76/100 (173 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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4.

TurnstilesUnited States Billy Joel
Year of Release:1976Appears in:73 charts
Rank in 1976:41Rank Score:778
Rank in 1970s464Overall Rank:2,269
Average Rating:  75/100 (109 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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5.

An Innocent ManUnited States Billy Joel
Year of Release:1983Appears in:95 charts
Rank in 1983:34Rank Score:654
Rank in 1980s423Overall Rank:2,585
Average Rating:  73/100 (127 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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6.

Piano ManUnited States Billy Joel
Year of Release:1973Appears in:77 charts
Rank in 1973:69Rank Score:527
Rank in 1970s596Overall Rank:3,063
Average Rating:  74/100 (128 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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7.

Greatest Hits - Volume I & Volume II
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United States Billy Joel
Year of Release:1985Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 1985:53Rank Score:359
Rank in 1980s664Overall Rank:4,115
Average Rating:  79/100 (72 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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8.

Cold Spring HarborUnited States Billy Joel
Year of Release:1971Appears in:27 charts
Rank in 1971:84Rank Score:306
Rank in 1970s837Overall Rank:4,660
Average Rating:  68/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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The Nylon CurtainUnited States Billy Joel
Year of Release:1982Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 1982:90Rank Score:222
Rank in 1980s948Overall Rank:5,991
Average Rating:  76/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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10.

Songs In The AtticUnited States Billy Joel
Year of Release:1981Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 1981:127Rank Score:189
Rank in 1980s1,057Overall Rank:6,747
Average Rating:  74/100 (52 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Overall band rank: 191

This may not be a complete discography for Billy Joel. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Billy Joel best tracks

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1.Piano Man
(from the album Piano Man)
 89/100 (125 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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2.Scenes From An Italian Restaurant
(from the album The Stranger)
 89/100 (136 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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3.New York State Of Mind
(from the album Turnstiles)
 87/100 (68 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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4.The Stranger
(from the album The Stranger)
 86/100 (128 votes)
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5.Movin' Out (Anthony's Song)
(from the album The Stranger)
 86/100 (139 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.My Life
(from the album 52nd Street)
 86/100 (61 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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7.Vienna
(from the album The Stranger)
 86/100 (117 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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8.Just The Way You Are
(from the album The Stranger)
 86/100 (137 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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9.She's Always A Woman
(from the album The Stranger)
 86/100 (124 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.Only The Good Die Young
(from the album The Stranger)
 85/100 (130 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.The River Of Dreams
(from the album River Of Dreams)
 85/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.Goodnight Saigon
(from the album The Nylon Curtain)
 85/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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13.It's Still Rock And Roll To Me
(from the album Glass Houses)
 84/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.Honesty
(from the album 52nd Street)
 84/100 (55 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.Miami 2017 (Seen The Lights Go Out On Broadway)
(from the album Turnstiles)
 84/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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16.Allentown
(from the album The Nylon Curtain)
 84/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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17.Captain Jack
(from the album Piano Man)
 84/100 (42 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.You May Be Right
(from the album Glass Houses)
 83/100 (49 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.Say Goodbye To Hollywood
(from the album Turnstiles)
 83/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.All For Leyna
(from the album Glass Houses)
 83/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Billy Joel ratings

Average Rating: 
79/100 (from 72 votes)
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90/100
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65/100
 
80/100
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80/100
 
85/100
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74/100
 
80/100
02/05/2017 20:34
81/100
 
95/100
10/24/2016 19:32
69/100

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From Brandon8 02/28/2017 05:02
"Come on, man. Play something from The Stranger"
"We strictly do '80s Joel music, sir." - StepBrothers
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From nutso42 07/11/2014 22:25
Probably more enjoyable listening to the compilations, but danged good compilations they are!
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From Willie24 11/03/2013 16:27
Wrote some great sons but never made that'Killer' album
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From skelter54 06/05/2013 14:10
Great songgs and good albums
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80/100
From gtroda 09/04/2012 14:56
Billy Joel has written lots of good pop songs that are close enough to rock to be enjoyable. I'm not sure he ever made a great classic album but he made a lot of good ones.
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From Kyle39 08/28/2012 12:35
Incredible album!
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My first four albums were Billy Joel ones and I still listen to them. Standard rock'n roll at its best.
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