Simon & Garfunkel

Simon & Garfunkel were an American folk-rock duo consisting of singer-songwriter Paul Simon and singer Art Garfunkel. One of the best-selling music groups of the 1960s, their biggest hits—including "The Sound of Silence", "Mrs. Robinson", "The Boxer", and "Bridge over Troubled Water" —reached number one on singles charts worldwide.
The duo met in elementary school in Queens, New York, in 1953, where they learned to harmonize together and began writing original material. By 1957, under the name Tom & Jerry, the teenagers had their first minor success with "Hey Schoolgirl", a song imitating their idols The Everly Brothers. In 1963, aware of a growing public interest in folk music, they regrouped and were signed to Columbia Records as Simon & Garfunkel. Their debut, Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M., sold poorly, and they once again disbanded; Simon returned to a solo career, this time in England. In June 1965, a new version of "The Sound of Silence", overdubbed with electric guitar and drums, became a major U.S. AM radio hit, reaching number one on the Billboard Hot 100. They reunited to release a second studio album, Sounds of Silence, and tour colleges nationwide.

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For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her (Live in St. Louis, MO - November 1969)The Essential Simon & Garfunkel2:25
SparrowWednesday Morning, 3 A.M.2:47
Wednesday Morning, 3 a.M.Silas Stingy2:14
We've Got a Groovey Thing Goin'We've Got a Groovey Thing Goin'1:56
The Only Living Boy in New YorkThe Essential Simon & Garfunkel3:58
Late in the Evening (Live at Central Park, New York, NY - September 19, 1981)The Concert in Central Park (Live)4:07
The BoxerThe Best Of Simon & Garfunkel5:07
Leaves That Are Green (Live in Detroit, MI - October 1969)Live 19693:23
Scarborough Fair/Canticle (From "The Graduate")Songs from the Soundtracks3:04
A Hazy Shade of WinterThe Essential Simon & Garfunkel2:17
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