Chart Position: 4

  • Lead vocals: Paul Simon
  • Written by Paul Simon
  • Guitar: Paul Simon
  • Backing vocals: Art Garfunkel
  • Produced by Roy Halee
  • Recorded in New York City NY
  • The unusual percussion on this song is Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel slapping their thighs while Paul’s brother Eddie thumped a piano bench and another person strummed a guitar with its strings slackened
  • Later recorded by Harmony Grass (1970), Smokey Robinson & the Miracles (1971) and Suggs (1996)

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