WorldCat Identities

Preston, Billy

Overview
Works: 481 works in 995 publications in 2 languages and 10,648 library holdings
Genres: Rock music  Rhythm and blues music  Rock films  Concert films  Alternate takes (Sound recordings)  Nonfiction films  Country music  Music videos  Live sound recordings  Popular music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Singer, Composer, Editor, Originator, Interviewee, Musician, Actor
Classifications: M1630.18.B43, 781.66
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Billy Preston
Stadium arcadium by Red Hot Chili Peppers (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red Hot Chili Peppers join forces again with producer Rick Rubin for their ninth studio album. The album includes the single Dani California along with the song Snow
Let it be-- naked by Beatles( Recording )

10 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 550 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 by David Leland( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live benefit concert in memory of George Harrison in aid of The Material World Foundation
Past masters by Beatles( Recording )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The concert for Bangla Desh by Saul Swimmer( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 370 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
The Concert for Bangladesh by George Harrison( Recording )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Harrison's Concert for Bangladesh set the example for future benefit shows like Live Aid and Live 8. Harrison performs along with Bob Dylan, Ravi Shankar, Ringo Starr and more on this two disc collection
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 359 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
Rhythm country and blues by Willie Nelson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country music and R & B singers team for duets
Motown two by Michael McDonald( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael follows up his successful first album of Motown covers. Features renditions of songs from the Four Tops, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, and more
Elf : music from the major motion picture( Recording )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concert for George by George Harrison( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to George Harrison at The Royal Albert Hall, London, November 29, 2002
Pure by Boney James( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Boney James' saxophone jazz pieces
My world by Ray Charles( Recording )

5 editions published in 1993 in Undetermined and English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enth.: 1. My World 2. A Song For You 3. None Of Us Are Free 4. So Help Me God 5. Let Me Take Over 6. One Drop Of Love 7. It I Could 8. Love Has A Mind Of It's Own 9. I'll Be There 10. Still Crazy After All These Years
Past masters by Beatles( Recording )

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

Enthaltene Titel: 1. Day Tripper 2. We Can Work It Out 3. Paperback Writer 4. Rain 5. Lady Madonna 6. The Inner Light 7. Hey Jude 8. Revolution 9. Get Back 10. Don't Let Me Down
One more car, one more rider by Eric Clapton( Recording )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"*** Out of 5"--Rolling Stone
American IV : the man comes around by Johnny Cash( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wandering spirit by Mick Jagger( Recording )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overnight sensational by Sam Moore( Recording )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come and get it : the best of Apple Records( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Alternative Names
Billy Preston Amerikaans zanger

Billy Preston amerikai zenész, billentyűs

Billy Preston amerykański muzyk

Billy Preston compositeur, pianiste, organiste, chanteur de rock

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

בילי פרסטון שחקן אמריקאי

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

빌리 프레스턴

ビリー・プレストン

比利·普雷斯顿

Languages
English (80)

German (1)

Covers
Contemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community