Neil Diamond’s Best Songs

Neil Diamond is one of the most iconic and successful singer-songwriters ever. With a career spanning over five decades, he has produced an extensive body of work that includes some of the most beloved songs in popular music. Below are what I consider some of Neil Diamond’s best songs. Do you agree? Let me know.

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Review: Neil Diamond Live in Philadelphia


Last night was my first time seeing Neil Diamond live, and he didn’t disappoint. For two hours he played a non-stop setlist of his top hits (“Sweet Caroline,” “Forever in Blue Jeans,” “Kentucky Woman,” “Cherry Cherry,” etc.)  and three terrific songs from his new album: Melody Road. The highlights of the night, for me, included his renditions of “Play Me” and “America,” which I have videos of below. I also loved seeing him perform the absolutely beautiful “Nothing But a Heartache” from Melody Road. If you get a chance to see Neil Diamond live, do so. He puts on a great show.

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