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  • Category: Recording
  • Unveiled: 10 Aug 2012
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Neil Diamond

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Previous star: Conrad Nagel

Biography

Diamond at a ceremony to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in August 2012

Neil Leslie Diamond (born January 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter and musician with a career that began in the 1960s. Diamond has sold over 100 million records worldwide, making him one of the world's best-selling artists of all time. He is the second most successful adult contemporary artist ever on the Billboard charts. His songs have been covered internationally by many performers from various musical genres.

Fact file

  • Birth name: Neil Leslie Diamond
  • Born: January 24, 1941 (age 75) Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Genres: Pop rock folk country soft rock
  • Occupation(s): Singer-songwriter musician Actor
  • Instruments: Vocals guitar
  • Years active: 1962–present
  • Labels: Bang Uni MCA Columbia Capitol(US) Virgin EMI(UK)
  • Website: www.neildiamond.com

Read more about Neil Diamond at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

Neil Diamond, Deep Purple & Other 1960s Artists to Appear on Quentin Tarantino's 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' Soundtrack
Billboard, 2019-07-25 20:36:01
Quentin Tarantino’s highly anticipated film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is hitting theaters this Friday (July 26), but Columbia...

Neil Diamond Musical Headed For Broadway
Billboard, 2019-07-01 16:07:34
Producers Ken Davenport and Bob Gaudio announced today (July 1) that a new biographical musical telling the life story of Neil Diamond is headed...

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Variety, 2019-07-01 16:01:46
Broadway audiences will soon be singing along with “Cracklin’ Rosie” and “Sweet Caroline,” at least if the producers of a new musical about Neil Diamond get their way. Producers Ken Davenport and Bob Gaudio announced that they are eyeing a run on the Great White Way for the stage show. ...

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