Grammys-weekend. Heard about Neil Diamond being named MusiCares Person of the Year and had a total nostalgia trip. While Coldplay and co did their cover versions
, was surprised -- ok, disappointed -- to see some old favourites missing in the long list covered by others and the old man himself. So here they are:
I Am I Said
Song Sung Blue
And, yes, while it became sort of sad from the time that he started covering -- and ruining -- perfectly wonderful Tracy Chapman and Leonard Cohen songs, there was a time when it came to pop, he ruled along with the other guy it's totally unhip to ever admit to have liked: Billy Joel...