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famed musician Paul Simon performs his LEGENDARY, world-renowned and ground-breaking album, "Graceland". video is full, original album. video just shows still shot while music plays. video is courtesy of I SAY BUILD COMMUNITY THROUGH MUSIC!!! love it. live it. xoxo.

Growing up on Norsk Accordion LIVE and recorded, and then my own... Be glad for the Norwegian Heritage of mine, or there in all seriousness would NEVER have been a 'Graceland' album by Paul Simon. It was really an Accordion Album. He was helping me. That's what I wanted to do. So, he decided to do it instead. It's okay. --- HEIDI BERG Pick-A-Polka: Lawrence Welk & His Champagne Music: MP3 Downloads


The Stranger, Billy Joel - Before The Stranger, Joel's albums had always sounded a bit thin sonically — which was part of the reason he had trouble establishing a reputation as a rocker. But this record marked the beginning of a fruitful decade-long collaboration with producer Phil Ramone, who put some much-needed muscle behind Joel's carefully crafted songs.

from the Guardian

Paul Simon's Graceland: the acclaim and the outrage


Graceland is the seventh solo studio album by singer-songwriter Paul Simon. Produced by Simon and Roy Halee, the album was released on August 25, 1986 by Warner Bros. Records. In the early 1980s, Simon's career hit a low point. Following a very successful but contentious reunion with former partner Art Garfunkel, Simon's marriage fell apart and his previous record,Hearts and Bones (1983), was a significant commercial disappointment. In 1984, after a period of depression, Simon became…