Father: His name is Howard Joel. The man used to earn his living as a pianist. He is a Jew.
Mother: Her name was Rosalind. She was also from a Jewish family. Billy’s parents got divorced when the boy was 8 years old. The woman passed away in summer 2014. The musician devoted the song “Rosalinda’s Eyes” to her.
Siblings: He has a sister Judith and brother Alexander Joel from a paternal side.
Husbands and kids: He has been married four times. His former spouses are Elizabeth Weber Small, Christie Brinkley, and Katie Lee. Currently, he is tied in matrimony with Alexis Roderick. The man has several children named Alexa Ray, Della Rose, and Remy Anne.
Sexual orientation: straight.
Before getting married to his second wife, he was romantically involvedto Elle Macpherson. He has dated also Alex Donnelley, Carolyn Beegan, DeborahDempiere, and some other charming women.
The man’s net worth amounts to $180 million.
Place of living: Currently, the family lives in New York.
Cars: As for his car range, nothing has been exposed.
Who is his musical influence?
He has always adored Ray Charles, a legendary musician whom we love for the single “Hit the Road Jack.”
What is the highest honor he has managed to deserve?
It was the Kennedy Center Honors that became the most significant part of his collection of achievements.
When did he give up writing songs?
In 1993, he decided to stop composing hits after giving birth to “River of Dreams.” However, in 2007, he released his songs “Christmas in Fallujah” and “All My Life.”
What were his plans for the future when attending school?
He was longing for singing with Columbia Records and growing to a top-notch musician of all time. He has made all these dreams come true being a persistent and ambitious guy.