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Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities, Neil Diamond

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"Neil Diamond - 12 Greatest Hits, Vol. 2" album at Amazon.com
Neil Diamond's, "Done too Soon"
The Lyrics:
Jesus Christ, Fanny Brice, Wolfie Mozart, Humphrey Bogart and Genghis Khan and on to H.G.Wells
Ho chi minh, Gunga Din, Henry Luce and John Wilkes Booth and Alexanders King and Graham Bell
Who They Mention:
Holly Holy!...do i have to?!?...(sigh)..Jesus Christ,Fanny Brice, Wolfgang Mozart, Humphrey Bogart, Genghis Khan, H.G. Wells, Ho Chi Minh, Gunga Din, Henry Luce, John Wilkes Booth, King Alexander, Alexander Graham Bell And as the song goes "have one thing shared , that it was all done to soon"
Submitted by: funonthrun
Neil Diamond's, "I'm Sayin 'I'm Sorry'"
The Lyrics:
She's sittin' up there and fumin'
She thinks I'm something inhuman
She'd rather be with Paul Newman
Who They Mention:
Paul Newman
Submitted by: Rachel Stedman
Neil Diamond's, "Sweet Caroline"
The Lyrics:
Sweet Caroline, good times never seemed so good.
Who They Mention:
Caroline Kennedy
Submitted by: Paula

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