EntertainmentMusic Billy Joel quiz: Test your Piano Man knowledge Updated July 24, 2015 10:26 PM Billy Joel takes the stage at Madison Square Garden in Manhattan on Friday, July 2, 2014. Photo Credit: Bruce Gilbert Print Share fbShare Tweet Email How much do you know about Billy Joel and his music? Test yourself with these trivia tidbits about Long Island's Piano Man. 1 What was the name of Billy's first band? Photo credit: AP The Freewheelin' Ultimato The Illusion The Strokes of Tyme The Echoes 2 Which Billy Joel song was inspired by his mom? Photo credit: Newsday / Thomas R. Koeniges "Rosalinda's Eyes" "Lullaby (Good Night My Angel)" "A Matter of Trust" "And So It Goes" 3 Which historical event is NOT mentioned in "We Didn't Start the Fire?" JFK assassination Bay of Pigs Watergate Desert Storm 4 What comedian appears at the end of Billy's video for "Tell Her About It?" Photo credit: AP Jackie Mason Pat Cooper Rodney Dangerfield Buddy Hackett 5 When Billy worked as a piano man in a Los Angeles bar, what alias did he use? Photo credit: AP Bill Martin Billy Budd Martin Williams Joel Martin 6 When Billy closed Shea Stadium, what was the final song? Photo credit: AP "Say Goodbye to Hollywood" "New York State of Mind" "Piano Man" "Let It Be" 7 In "Scenes from an Italian Restaurant," from what store was Brenda and Eddie's apartment furnished? Photo credit: Newsday/Danielle Finkelstein Kmart Korvette's TSS Sears 8 "My Life," off the album "52nd Street," was used as the theme song for what '80s sitcom? Photo credit: amazon.com "My Two Dads" "Bosom Buddies" "Perfect Strangers" "Joanie Loves Chachi" 9 Which Billy Joel album was mistakenly released with the sound sped up? Photo credit: Getty Images "Piano Man" "Streetlife Serenade" "Cold Spring Harbor" "Turnstiles" 10 What was the first song Billy wrote about his daughter Alexa Ray? Photo credit: Getty Images "Temptation" "She's Always a Woman" "Lullabye (Goodnight, My Angel)" "Baby Grand" 11 Billy wrote all the classical music on 2001's "Fantasies and Dellusions," but which pianist played? Photo credit: Newsday / Sara Ironman Daniel Barenboim Martha Argerich Vladimir Ashkenazy Richard Joo 12 Billy was married three times; which one was not his wife? Photo credit: AP Christie Brinkley Katie Lee Trish Bergin Elizabeth Weber 13 Billy released only one new song since 1993's "River of Dreams." What was the name of it? Photo credit: AP "Famous Last Words" "All My Life" "And So It Goes" "Getting Closer" 14 Which one of Billy's hits originally started out as a reggae tune? Photo credit: AP "Only the Good Die Young" "You May Be Right" "Allentown" "Uptown Girl" 15 Which supermodel did Billy date before marrying Christie Brinkley? Photo credit: AP Photo Cindy Crawford Paulina Porizkova Elle Macpherson Cheryl Tiegs 16 What was the good-luck charm Paul McCartney gave Billy for "The Last Play at Shea?" Photo credit: AP Star badge Gold cross necklace Silver pinky ring Name bracelet 17 Which Long Island village does Billy namecheck in "Billy the Kid" off his "Piano Man" album? Photo credit: amazon.com Cold Spring Harbor Hicksville Oyster Bay Centre Island 18 What is the name of Billy's motorcycle shop? Photo credit: Bruce Gilbert Billy's Bikes 20th Century Cycles Hicksville Hogs North Shore Cycles 19 What's the breed of Billy's two dogs? Pug Bulldog Lhasa apso Yorkshire terrier 20 Which album does Billy consider his favorite? "The Stranger" "Glass Houses" "The Nylon Curtain" "Innocent Man" Submit Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.