With three amazing musicians announcing their retirement form touring, Paul Simon, Elton John, and Neil Diamond – who has sadly announced that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease – it felt like a good time to pay tribute to their music. Especially since I’ve done cover stories for each recently! (87 minutes)



Title Artist Length Artwork Album Original Artist Versions Buy
Forever in Blue Jeans The Last Names 2:54 52 Covers Neil Diamond 2
Sweet Caroline Mariachi Rock-o 3:58 Sonidos de Jalisco, Vol. 3 Neil Diamond 4
Holly Holy Joe Budenholzer 5:40 Simply Mad Mad Mad Mad About The Loser's Lounge Neil Diamond 3
Red Red Wine James Morrison 3:24 BBC Radio 2: Sounds of the 80s Vol. 2 Neil Diamond/UB40 8
Song Sung Blue Hot Butter 3:31 28 Big Ones Neil Diamond 3
Cracklin’ Rosie Shane MacGowan 3:18 Inspired - The World's Greatest Covers Neil Diamond 2
Solitary Man Crooked Fingers 3:22 Reservoir Songs - EP Neil Diamond 6
I’m a Believer Echo Orbiter 3:05 Through The Looking Glass: Indie Pop Plays The Monkees Monkees/Neil Diamond 3
Slip Slidin’ Away Beth Waters 4:58 This Little Piggy Paul Simon 2
50 Ways To Leave Your Lover Ingrid Kjosavik 4:39 Sweet Freedom Paul Simon 6
You Can Call Me Al (feat. Paul Noonan) Superfly 5:33 We Don't Eat Paul Simon
Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard The Leisure Society 2:51 Dermot O'Leary Presents The Saturday Sessions 2011 Paul Simon 9
Kodachrome Everybody's Talking 4:17 Louisiana Paul Simon 7
Your Song Ellie Goulding 3:10 Single Elton John 13
Rocket Man Angie Aparo 4:25 The One With The Sun Elton John 13
Daniel Sexton Blake 4:30 Plays the Hits! Elton John 8
Someone Saved My Life Tonight The Ralph Sall Experience featuring Phoebe Strole and Skylar Astin 6:45 Hamlet 2 (Music from the Motion Picture) [Explicit] Elton John 4
Can You Feel The Love Tonight Neil Diamond with Elmer Bernst 4:09 The Movie Album - As Time Goes By Elton John 2