Birth Name: Neil Leslie Diamond
Birth Place: New York City, United States
Years Active: 1958–present
Genres: Rock, Pop, Folk, Country
Neil Leslie Diamond (born on January 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter. As a successful pop music performer, Diamond scored a number of hits worldwide in the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s. Diamond spent his early career as a songwriter in the Brill Building. His first success as a songwriter came in November, 1965, with “Sunday and Me,” a Top 20 hit for Jay and the Americans on the Billboard charts. Greater success as a writer followed with “I'm a Believer,” “A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You,” “Look Out (Here Comes Tomorrow)” and “Love to Love,” all by the Monkees. “I'm a Believer” was the Popular Music Song of the Year in 1966. Other notable artists who recorde...
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