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"Piano Man" was Billy Joel's first major hit and is considered Joel's signature song. The verses of the song are sung from the point of view of a bar piano player who focuses mainly on everyone else at the bar: John the bartender, the waitress, and bar regulars like Paul and Davy. Most of these characters have unfulfilled dreams, and the pianist's job, it seems, is to help them "forget about life for a while". The chorus, in bar-room sing-along… read more

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  • Avatar for NamTkn
    Timeless!
  • Avatar for MarcsRock3
    I know, alot of the People here at this song dont will like me, but i like bad dark metal too.. but i like BILLY JOEL since ive been 13; and this PIANO MAN says alot of my mind...
  • Avatar for bytor4232
    My uncle is a musician, always plays this at his gigs. Very special song to me.
  • Avatar for selene_101
    Play me a song, Piano Man...we love you, Billy!! <3 <3
  • Avatar for TWHsr
    Love it.
  • Avatar for bobbysmooth
    The story of his early life worked the smokey bars and clubs many years before finally making it
  • Avatar for TAM-michelle
    Play me a memory
  • Avatar for Dorthrithil
    reminds me of all my pub gigs.. good times! -- great song.
  • Avatar for Phendrome
    Classic.
  • Avatar for adventureba
    eins meiner Lieblingslieder...<3

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