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The Downeaster "Alexa"


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Customer Reviews


This song and video rock. I live on long island and I know all the places he sings about. It's sad that the federal government is making it hard to fish here.


very nice great video from the piano man


I watched "The Hangover 2" today and heard this song for the first time and I got chills. I came home to find that it's Billy Joel. What a beautiful & profound song for a moving like the hangover but it was well placed.


Born: May 9, 1949 in New York, NY [The Bronx]

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

Although Billy Joel never was a critic's favorite, the pianist emerged as one of the most popular singer/songwriters of the latter half of the '70s. Joel's music consistently demonstrates an affection for Beatlesque hooks and a flair for Tin Pan Alley and Broadway melodies. His fusion of two distinct eras made him a superstar...
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