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Songs In the Attic (Live)


Download links and information about Songs In the Attic (Live) by Billy Joel. This album was released in 1981 and it belongs to Rock, Pop, Songwriter/Lyricist genres. It contains 11 tracks with total duration of 48:21 minutes.

Artist: Billy Joel
Release date: 1981
Genre: Rock, Pop, Songwriter/Lyricist
Tracks: 11
Duration: 48:21
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No. Title Length
1. Miami 2017 (I've Seen the Lights Go Out On Broadway) [Live] 5:06
2. Summer, Highland Falls (Live) 3:05
3. Streetlife Serenader (Live) 5:19
4. Los Angelenos (Live) 3:49
5. She's Got a Way (Live) 3:00
6. Everybody Loves You Now (Live) 3:12
7. Say Goodbye to Hollywood (Live) 4:24
8. Captain Jack (Live) 7:16
9. You're My Home (Live) 3:08
10. The Ballad of Billy the Kid (Live) 5:27
11. I've Loved These Days (Live) 4:35



Despite his incredible success, Billy Joel didn't want to celebrate his moment by recording a predictable live album that trotted out all his hits. Instead, he chose his favorite overlooked songs from his first four solo albums. (His one early hit, "Piano Man," was left off this album for being too well-known.) Joel had a live band he believed in, and sure enough he made one of the best albums of his career. "She's Got a Way" (originally from his debut, Cold Spring Harbor) and "Say Goodbye to Hollywood" (from Turnstiles) became hit singles in their live versions, and songs like "Everybody Loves You Now," "Summer, Highland Falls," "Los Angelenos," and "Captain Jack" receive definitive performances and spring to life in ways the studio albums only suggested. By the time he reaches "You're My Home"—a love letter to his girlfriend at the time—he sounds as if he's singing it for fans who welcomed him in ways he never felt in real life. A career highpoint.