Graceland's 25th Anniversary

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Thursday May 11, 2017

From WJBD Radio (100.1)

Paul Simon’s 2012 Hyde Park concert celebrating Graceland’s 25th anniversary coming to CD, home video

On July 15, 2012, Paul Simon performed a special show at London’s Hyde Park as part of his tour celebrating the 25th anniversary of his Grammy-winning album Graceland. Now, audio and video from the concert, which featured a reunion of the musicians who played on the album and its original supporting tour, will be released June 9.

Paul Simon — The Concert in Hyde Park will be available as a two-CD/DVD or two-CD/Blu-ray set, as well as in digital audio and video editions. The folk-rock legend was joined at the show by South African vocal group Ladysmith Black Mambazo and trumpet player Hugh Masekela, as well as by a surprise guest singer, reggae legend Jimmy Cliff.

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