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    Alexa Ray Joel at the ballpark with dad Billy Joel.
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    Alexa Ray Joel's latest single is called "Notice Me." "[It's] just like a very bright, happy, flirty song, it's very reflective of the place that I'm in now," Joel said.
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    Following a breakup with longtime boyfriend Jimmy Riot, pictured, Alexa Ray Joel fell into a depression that landed her in a hospital.
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    Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley are shown in this undated photo. Their love affair captured the imaginations of celebrity-watchers everywhere.
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    Alexa Ray Roel stands with her dad, Billy Joel.
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    Christie Brinkley holds daughter Alexa Ray Joel. Alexa Ray said it could be hard to have a mom who was a supermodel. "I was so insecure about it when I was a teenager," Joel said. "I was like, I'm just the weird brunette girl, don't look at me, you'll look at Mom anyways."
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    Billy Joel, Christie Brinkley and Alexa Ray Joel. "I love my parents, and I'm proud of where I come from, and I'm fortunate and privileged," Joel said. "But at the same time I don't want to ride on their coattails and I want to be defined by me."
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    Billy Joel, Christie Brinkley and Alexa Ray Joel. "I was always comparing myself to my parents, and my father in particular because he's an artist," said Alexa Ray. "How can I live up to this, how can I compare? And what I've realized this year is, I don't have to compare myself to him, I'm my own artist."
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