“Rock Legends” returns with all-new episodes this Sunday, July 9 with a look at American music icon Neil Diamond, starting at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT only on AXS TV. The intriguing rockumentary series uses archival footage, music videos and expert commentary from music critics to explore the lives of legendary musicians. Exploring Neil Diamond’s prolific career is a fantastic way to kick things off!
The “Sweet Caroline” singer’s jaw-dropping accomplishments over a five-decade-and-counting career easily seals Neil Diamond’s rock legend status. He has sold over 120 million albums worldwide. He has 38 Top 10 singles, with 11 of those being Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 tracks. He’s released 48 albums to date, is a Songwriters Hall of Fame member, a Kennedy Center Honoree, and a multiple Grammy Award winner.
His signature raspy vocal and his strong penchant for telling relatable stories in his songs makes Neil Diamond one of the most beloved music artists in the world. He joins an elite company of currently living artists who have been active in the music industry for more than 50 years. Sir Elton John and Sir Paul McCartney are two artists with which Diamond shares this distinction.
The “Song Sung Blue” singer also knows how to engage a crowd at a live show. Almost instantly, arms start waving in the air, bodies sway, and hordes of enthusiastic fans happily belt Diamond’s lyrics right back to him. His huge stream of hits lining every decade have become an indelible part of music history.
Tune into “Rock Legends” featuring Neil Diamond this Sunday, July 9 at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT on AXS TV. Check out the exciting “Rock Legend” summer series lineup below.
July 9 – Neil Diamond
July 16 – The Police
July 23 – Talking Heads
July 30 – The Pretenders
Aug. 6 – Earth, Wind, & Fire
Aug. 13 – George Michael
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