Neil Diamond's Latest Leap: '12 Songs'

Neil Diamond's new CD 12 Songs is the result of his work with the producer Rick Rubin, who previously put his personal touch on albums from Jay Z, Tom Petty and Johnny Cash, to name a few.

The move is a departure from the work Diamond is better known for: hummable hits like "Sweet Caroline," "Cracklin' Rosie," and "Cherry Cherry."

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  • Album: 12 Songs
  • Artist: Neil Diamond
  • Released: 2005
 

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