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Poorboys and Pilgrims with families … (Graceland — Paul Simon, 1986)

On Dec. 6, 1986, the title track to Paul Simon’s Graceland album entered the Billboard Hot 100 at #92. The song would go to #81, then fall off the charts (a follow-up single, “You Can Call Me Al,” would reach … Continue reading

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Happy 70th birthday, Paul Simon !

Happy 70th birthday, Paul Simon ! Born in Newark, N.J., on Oct. 13, 1941, to Jewish immigrant parents from Hungary, Simon was raised amid music. His father was a professional musician and his mother was an elementary school teacher who, … Continue reading

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