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Jan 21, 2015
James Taylor and Paul Simon paid tribute to late jazz great Michael Brecker with performances and kind words at a cancer benefit for their friend who died in 2007. Taylor performed "Don’t Let Me Be...
Nov 25, 2014
Paul Simon, James Taylor, Bobby McFerrin and additional special guests will perform at The Nearness of You Benefit Concert, to be held at the Appel Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center on January 20, 2015...
Nov 25, 2014
The annual fall fundraising event for the Michael J. Fox Foundation may be called A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Cure Parkinson’s, but after last year’s, when Mr. Fox accompanied Chris Martin...
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During his distinguished career Paul Simon has been the recipient of many honors and awards including 12 Grammy Awards, three of which ("Bridge Over Troubled Water", "Still Crazy After All These Years" and "Graceland") were albums of the year. In 2003 he was given a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award for his work as half of the duo Simon and Garfunkel. He is a member of The Songwriters Hall of Fame, a recipient of their Johnny Mercer Award and is in the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Simon and Garfunkel and as a solo artist. His song "Mrs. Robinson" from the motion picture "The Graduate" was named in the top ten of The American Film Institute's 100 Years 100 Songs.


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  • 1968 GRAMMY: Record of the Year “Mrs. Robinson” – Simon & Garfunkel
  • 1975 GRAMMY: Best Pop Vocal Male – “Still Crazy After All These Years”
  • 1982: Paul Simon inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame
  • 2001: Paul Simon inducted into The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

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