Paul Simon ‎– The Essential Paul Simon

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Sony Music ‎– 88697 78679 2, Legacy ‎– 88697 78679 2
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1-1 Paul Simon Mother And Child Reunion
Backing Vocals [Singer] – Cissy Houston, Deirde Tuck*, Renelle Stafford, Von Eva SimsLead Guitar – Hucks Brown*Rhythm Guitar – Wallace Wilson (2)
3:05
1-2 Paul Simon Loves Me Like A Rock 3:30
1-3 Paul Simon Me And Julio Down By The School Yard 2:42
1-4 Paul Simon Duncan 4:39
1-5 Paul Simon Kodachrome 3:32
1-6 Paul Simon 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
Backing Vocals [Vocal Background] – Patti Austin, Phoebe Snow, Valerie Simpson
3:35
1-7 Paul Simon Slip Slidin' Away 4:43
1-8 Paul Simon With Phoebe Snow And The Jessy Dixon Singers Gone At Last 3:40
1-9 Paul Simon Something So Right
Acoustic Bass – Richard Davis (2)Electric Bass – Bob Cranshaw
4:33
1-10 Paul Simon Late In The Evening 4:02
1-11 Paul Simon Hearts And Bones
Guitar [Hi-string Guitar] – Dean ParksMarimba – Michael Mainieri*
5:37
1-12 Paul Simon Take Me To The Mardi Gras
Horns – The Onward Brass BandVoice [Falsetto Voice] – Rev. Claude Jeter
3:25
1-13 Paul Simon That Was Your Mother
Featuring [With] – Good Rockin' Dopsie And The Twisters*Washboard – David Rubin
2:51
1-14 Paul Simon American Tune 3:45
1-15 Paul Simon Peace Like A River 3:20
1-16 Paul Simon Stranded In A Limousine 3:11
1-17 Paul Simon Train In The Distance 5:11
1-18 Paul Simon The Late Great Johnny Ace 4:45
1-19 Paul Simon Still Crazy After All These Years
Electric Piano – Barry Beckett
3:25
2-1 Paul Simon Graceland
Pedal Steel Guitar [Pedal Steel] – Demola Adepoju
4:48
2-2 Paul Simon Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes 5:34
2-3 Paul Simon The Boy In The Bubble 3:59
2-4 Paul Simon You Can Call Me Al
Bass Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Ronald E. Cuber*Electric Bass [Six-string Electric Bass] – Paul SimonTin Whistle [Pennywhistle], Soloist [Pennywhistle Solo] – Morris Goldberg
4:39
2-5 Paul Simon Under African Skies 3:34
2-6 Paul Simon The Obvious Child
Backing Vocals [Background Vocal] – BrizHarmonica – Kim Wilson
4:10
2-7 Paul Simon Born At The Right Time
Percussion [Bottles] – Sidinho*Shekere [Chakeire] – Ya Yo De La Nelson
3:48
2-8 Paul Simon The Cool, Cool River 4:33
2-9 Paul Simon Spirit Voices
Claves – Vincent NguiniLyrics By [Portuguese Lyrics] – Milton NascimentoTambourine – Sidinho*
3:54
2-10 Paul Simon Adios Hermanos 4:42
2-11 Paul Simon Born In Puerto Rico
Coro [Coro Vocal] – Danny RiveraCuatro – Edgardo MirandaCymbal – Bobby AllendeOboe – Marcia ButlerTres, Performer [Plenaro] – Nelson Gonzalez*Viola – Juliet Hafner*
4:55
2-12 Paul Simon Quality
Interviewee [Interview With] – Sal AgronInterviewer [Interview By] – Gabe PressmanLead Vocals [Falsetto Lead Vocal] – Frank Negron*
4:11
2-13 Paul Simon Darling Lorraine
Vihuela – Jay Elfenbein
6:39
2-14 Paul Simon Hurricane Eye
Banjo – Mark Stewart (4)Dulcimer [Hammered Dulcimer] – Dan DugganKeyboards [Keyboard Glockenspiel] – Clifford Carter
4:17
2-15 Paul Simon Father And Daughter
Guitar [Nylon String Guitar] – Paul SimonRhythm Guitar [Acoustic Rhythm Guitar] – Vincent NguiniVocals [Additional Vocal] – Adrian Simon
4:11
2-16 Paul Simon Outrageous 3:25
2-17 Paul Simon Wartime Prayers
Choir – Jessy Dixon Singers*
4:50

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Booklet, tray insert and both discs:
© 2007, 2010 Paul Simon / ℗ 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1980, 1983, 1986, 1988, 1990, 1997, 2000, 2006 Paul Simon

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text On Tray Insert): 8 8697-78679-2 7
  • Barcode (String): 886977867927

Other Versions (5 of 7) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
9362-49970-0 Paul Simon The Essential Paul Simon(2xCD, Comp) Warner Bros. Records 9362-49970-0 Europe 2007 Sell This Version
159420-2 Paul Simon The Essential Paul Simon(2xCD, Comp + DVD-V, Comp) Warner Bros. Records 159420-2 US 2007 Sell This Version
88697 78679 2 Paul Simon The Essential Paul Simon(2xCD, Comp) Sony Music, Legacy 88697 78679 2 Australia 2010 Sell This Version
9362-49969-7 Paul Simon The Essential Paul Simon(2xCD, Comp + DVD-V, NTSC, Comp) Warner Bros. Records 9362-49969-7 Europe 2007 Sell This Version
R2 73774 Paul Simon The Paul Simon Collection - On My Way, Don't Know Where I'm Goin'(2xCD, Comp, Ltd, RM) Rhino Records (2) R2 73774 US 2003 Sell This Version

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