New Interview

by Richard Anson December 12, 2020

https://www.thesun.ie/tvandshowbiz/music/6268077/neil-diamond-classic-diamonds-london-symphony-orchestra/

New Interview

by Richard Anson December 12, 2020

https://www.thesun.ie/tvandshowbiz/music/6268077/neil-diamond-classic-diamonds-london-symphony-orchestra/

Neil back up to #4 on UK Album Chart Top 100

by Richard Anson December 11, 2020

Dropped to #13 last week, but obviously strong sales this week. All Time Greatest Hits still hanging in a #67, just down 4 places and now passed 80 weeks on Chart (albeit not consecutively)

Classic Diamonds

by neilfans2 December 8, 2020

The CD is not on Billboard's TOP 200 chart for the week of December 12th.

Video of Neil singing “The Freedom Song” in the studio

by sky bird December 4, 2020

https://youtu.be/DGf7C71Ld-w Never saw this video before.Wow!  

Classic Diamonds debuted a bit higher on Rolling Stone’s Top 200 Albums chart (#137)

by sky bird December 4, 2020

https://www.rollingstone.com/charts/albums/2020-11-20/ Wonder what the difference is between the Rolling Stone 200 and the Billboard 200

Classic Diamonds

by neilfans2 December 1, 2020

The album is on Billboard's TOP 200 at number 173, the week of December 5, 2020.   Jeff

Neil on the late Hal Ketchum

by sky bird November 27, 2020

https://heavy.com/entertainment/hal-ketchum-dead/

Neil Diamond ‘Enjoyed the Heck’ Out of Ketchum’s Album ‘Father Time’

Neil Diamond was a fan of Ketchum’s work, according to  Read more

Classic Diamonds in at #5 on UK Album Chart

by Richard Anson November 27, 2020

https://www.officialcharts.com/charts/albums-chart/ Also All Time Greatest Hits edges up from 69 to 64 and has now racked up 79 weeks on the chart without ever going higher than #25

Sounds About Right Skybird

by Richard Anson November 24, 2020

There are a couple of releases in or around Neil's chart position that I don't think will gain too much traction  between now and Friday, so Neil should hold on to No 6 or there or thereabouts, but if Capitol could give the album a bit of a push (maybe a TV add or a red top interview) then it may go higher. ... Read more

Rare unreleased demo “Saturday Night”…

by Hess Patrick November 23, 2020

..supposedly from 1981:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?reload=9&v=5eprllIXB8E&noapp=1&fbclid=IwAR1152XXfIgm6dYHFusFaXVy8pkQrOFS5hgP8SR9yuti1NS-N1-TUs2T8aQ   never heard of this song!

I highly recommend this album.

by Melody Road November 22, 2020

I’m so happy to be wrong about this. What a pleasant surprise. Some of these recordings are the best ever versions of these songs.  Neil probably unbeknownst to him, delivered a classic. You all know me, I would be the first to tell you if it sucked!

Keyboard player on the album?

by Hess Patrick November 22, 2020

I really love the album, very good idea to do this! I think in one year we can expect Classic Diamonds II with more songs.. One thing missing on the musicians list is the piano player, whoever it may be! On several songs you can hear it... and there is a mistake in the first sentence of Neils foreword in the ... Read more

Browse by date