Classic Albums - Paul Simon: Graceland Information
Classic Albums - Paul Simon: Graceland
From the Back Cover
Paul SimonΓÇÖs 1986 album Graceland is a landmark record. Recorded in New York and South Africa, Graceland not only sold 14 million copies and was named Album of the Year at the 1986 Grammy Awards, but it also brought the sound of South African music to audiences around the world. Graceland soared to number three in the US album charts and topped the UK and South African charts for many weeks.
The dramatic story of Graceland is told here in Paul SimonΓÇÖs own words along with electrifying footage of Simon performing songs from the album including the title track Graceland, Under African Skies (with Miriam Makeba), Diamonds on...