August 28, 1993: Billy Joel hits #1 with ‘River of Dreams’

On This Day, August 28, 1993…Billy Joel hit #1 on the Billboard 200 Album chart with River of Dreams, his final pop/rock record.The album, with a cover painted by Joel’s then-wife Christie Brinkley, was Billy’s fourth #1 and spent three weeks on top of the chart.The album's title track went... Read More.

Sammy Hagar dreams of having his own resort

Sammy Hagar has a lot of business ventures outside of music, and he’s setting his sights on one more.The former Van Halen frontman owns several restaurants and nightclubs, including his Cabo Wabo Cantina, and now he says he wants to go even bigger, with his very own... Read More.

30 years ago, Billy Joel’s pop ‘Dreams’ came to an end

While Billy Joel has been touring stadiums and doing his Madison Square Garden residency for years now, he hasn't released a new pop/rock album in three decades.  It was August 10, 1993 -- 30 years ago -- that that final album, River of Dreams, arrived.River of Dreams featured more... Read More.