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Idol, Billy

Overview
Works: 430 works in 1,082 publications in 7 languages and 9,692 library holdings
Genres: Rock music  Drama  Biographical films  Biography  Rock films  Historical films  Operas  Cover versions  Popular music  New wave music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Actor, Singer, vac, Composer, Instrumentalist, Creator, Musician, Interviewee, Vocalist, Producer, Narrator, Other, Arranger, Lyricist
Classifications: M1630.18, 782.42166
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Most widely held works about Billy Idol
 
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The Doors by Oliver Stone( Visual )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1965, Jim meets Ray Manzarek in a UCLA film class. Jim writes poems, Ray plays the organ, they decide to try their luck and form a group called the "Doors" with guitarist Robby Krieger and drummer John Desmore. The group draws crowds to their first shows in the small clubs on Sunset Strip. The Doors music, lyrics and especially their lifestyle speak to an entire generation. Jim is inspired by two women, Pamela and Patricia, and is open about his attraction to drugs. On stage he seems to be in a state of grace. But his life is a path that inevitably leads to a mysterious and premature death
Pete Townshend's classic Quadrophenia by Pete Townshend( )

12 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Who's groundbreaking 1973 album and seminal rock opera gets a classical makeover in 2015 with a full orchestral score written by Rachel Fuller that includes performances by Pete Townshend, Billy Idol, Alfie Boe, and Phil Daniels
Rebel yell : expanded edition by Billy Idol( Recording )

57 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slick and carefully crafted, the follow-up to his debut was Billy Idol's catchiest and most consistent fusion of synth-driven hard rock guitar and new wave pop
Now that's what I call new wave 80s( Recording )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Wave is one of the most memorable sounds to come from the '80s. From INXS and Tears for Fears to The Human League and Berlin, this collection features some of the iconic hits that continue to influence artists today
Greatest hits by Billy Idol( Recording )

23 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that's what I call the 80's hits( Recording )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ever popular NOW series presents a brand new collection of classic hits from the 1980s. Take a trip down memory lane with all the songs that defined a decade
The wedding singer : music from the motion picture( Recording )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billboard top hits, 1990( Recording )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kings & queens of the underground by Billy Idol( Recording )

13 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Idol is back with his first new studio album since 2005's Devil's Playground. Produced by Trevor Horn, this release sees Idol continue to leave an indelible mark on the music landscape with tracks like Can't Break Me Down
Vital Idol by Billy Idol( Recording )

41 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very best of Billy Idol : idolize yourself by Billy Idol( Recording )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Idol offers fans a complete retrospective of his career with a collection that includes such hits as White Wedding; Eyes Without a Face; and Mony, Mony. Also included are two brand new tracks that are exclusive to this collection
Now that's what I call the '80s( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relive the '80s with more of the decade's biggest hits from artists that include Duran Duran, Journey, Whitney Houston, Rick Astley, and more
Charmed life by Billy Idol( Recording )

27 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Idol by Billy Idol( Recording )

40 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chalk mark in a rain storm by Joni Mitchell( Recording )

7 editions published in 1988 in Undetermined and English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billboard #1s( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From arena rock gods to alternative rock upstarts, the biggest chart toppers of the '80s have been compiled by the experts at Billboard magazine
Whiplash smile by Billy Idol( Recording )

36 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes Worlds Forgotten Boy--To Be a Lover--Soul Standing By--Sweet Sixteen--Man for all Seasons--Don't Need a Gun--Beyond Belief--Fatal Charm--All Summer Single--One Night, One Chance
Devil's playground : Idol mind approved by Billy Idol( Recording )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyberpunk by Billy Idol( Recording )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monster ballads Xmas( Recording )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Broad, Willem Wolfe

Broad, Willem Wolfe 1955-

Broad William

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Broad, William Michael Albert

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William Broad

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Били Айдъл

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בילי איידול

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