WorldCat Identities

Preston, Billy

Overview
Works: 478 works in 912 publications in 2 languages and 8,468 library holdings
Genres: Rock music  Alternate takes (Sound recordings)  Demo recordings  Music videos  Concert films  Nonfiction films  Rock concert films  Rock films  Drama  Live sound recordings 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Originator, Interviewee, Musician
Classifications: M1630.18.B43, 782.42166
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Billy Preston
The Beatles anthology by Beatles( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third installment of the Beatles Anthology features outtakes and rare tracks from 1968 to the band's end in 1970. Also included are songs that the group never released including Not Guilty, All Things Must Pass, and Come and Get It
Let it be-- naked by Beatles( Recording )

9 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remastered reengineered and reordered version of the original Let it be album, with Maggy Mae and Dig it binned and Don't let me down reinstated. The "naked" in the title refers to the excision of the Phil Spector orchestral backing which suffocated the Beatles' music in the original release
The complete concert for George( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live benefit concert in memory of George Harrison in aid of The Material World Foundation
The concert for Bangla Desh by George Harrison( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This was the first benefit concert of its kind in that it brought together an extraordinary assemblage of major artists collaborating for a common humanitarian cause - setting the precedent that music could be used to serve a higher purpose. The concert helped to generate millions of dollars for UNICAF and raised awareness for the organization around the world
Past masters by Beatles( Recording )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Concert for Bangladesh by George Harrison( Recording )

11 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced by George Harrison & Phil Spector. Musicians: Ravi Shankar ; George Harrison ; Billy Preston ; Ringo Starr ; Leon Russell ; Eric Clapton ; Jim Horn ; Bob Dylan ; and others
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starring Peter Frampton and The Bee Gees along with Steve Martin, George Burns, Aerosmith, Alice Cooper, Billy Preston and Earth, Wind and Fire performing almost two dozen incredible Beatles covers, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band is a landmark of pop culture and an all-star musical spectacular for fans of all ages
Concert for George by George Harrison( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to George Harrison at The Royal Albert Hall, London, November 29, 2002
Elf music from the major motion picture( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Past masters by Beatles( Recording )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One more car, one more rider by Eric Clapton( Recording )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"*** Out of 5."--Rolling Stone
Come and get it the best of Apple Records( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wandering spirit by Mick Jagger( Recording )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overnight sensational by Sam Moore( Recording )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billboard top rock 'n' roll hits, 1973( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billboard top rock 'n' roll hits, 1974( Recording )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Beatles by Beatles( Recording )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of all 13 studio albums, along with: Past masters. A 2-CD collection of all the Beatles non-album singles and EP tracks also digitally remastered. Also includes the Mini Documentaries DVD, featuring 13 mini - documentaries about the making of each of the studio albums in the words of The Beatles themselves and Sir George Martin. It contains rare footage and previously unheard dialogue. The individual documentaries are also to be found on the 13 original CDs as Quick Time files for viewing on a computer
Muppets from space music from the motion picture( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come together a night for John Lennon's words & music( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special tribute for the City of New York after the September 11th events. Prominent musicians perform John Lennon's songs. Includes appearances by actors and actresses
Billy Preston by Billy Preston( Recording )

13 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Billy Preston Amerikaans zanger

Billy Preston amerikai zenész, billentyűs

Billy Preston amerykański muzyk

Billy Preston pianista statunitense

Billy Preston US-amerikanischer Soulmusiker und Hammond-Orgel-Spieler

Preston, William E. 1946-2006

Preston, William Everett

Preston William Everett 1946-2006

Біллі Престон

Престон, Билли

בילי פרסטון

بیلی پرستون خواننده-ترانه‌سرا، پیانیست، موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، آهنگساز، و خواننده آمریکایی

빌리 프레스턴

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Languages
English (85)

German (1)

Covers
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