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It was released (I Love You) Just The Way You Are - Hilda* - Another Bright Light September as the album's lead single. Joel shared that the melody and chord progression for this song came to him while he was dreaming. After Joel and Weber split inJoel rarely performed the song live after until the s, and Joel has publicly stated that he disliked playing the song live in the wake of his divorce from his first wife.
He noted that during performances of the song around the time of his first divorce, his drummer Liberty DeVitto would jokingly parody the lyrics in the chorus as "She got the house.
She got the car. When "Just the Way You Are" was released as a single, it was shortened by over a minute. The differences are the removal of the second verse and an earlier fade. A live performance of the song was also used as a music (I Love You) Just The Way You Are - Hilda* - Another Bright Light . On February White - The Cult - The Cult,the song peaked at 3, and Joel performed a shorter version of the song as the musical guest that day on Saturday Night Live along with " Only the Good Die Young ".
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