After singing "The Longest Time" -- a hit about ex-wife Christie Brinkley -- at a recent MSG concert, Joel told the audience, "And now she's dating John Mellencamp." [via ].
Billy Joel Receives Gershwin Prize From Library of Congress Brinkley and Mellencamp have been seen on dates together since early September, and it seems Joel – who's still on good terms with his ex – is fully aware of her love life.
Meanwhile, Brinkley, 62, is, of course, an Uptown Girl.
In previous interviews, Christie has noted that she has found it hard to date someone her own age.
She revealed, “It seems like during this period that most of the guys like 38, 39, 42, like that sort of age group.
The topic was broached after the singer opened up about suffering from agoraphobia in his 20s.
Agoraphobia is an anxiety disorder whose sufferers live in fear of places and situations that might cause panic. John has been married three times: to Priscilla Mellencamp (1970-1981), Victoria Granucci (1981-1989), and Elaine Irwin (1992-2011).
We still have love for each other, will always cherish our time together and continue to have the deepest respect for one another." The "I Want Candy" singer parted ways with his girlfriend Madison Parker, reported E! A source told the Daily Mail: "It’s all over between Amber and Elon and she’s devastated. The English model, writer and fashion designer and the "True Blood" actor parted ways after two years of dating, confirmed E! According to the source, "No one cheated on anyone.