A prolific live performer, the sticksman was also called upon by Johnny Cash, Kenny Rogers, Glen Campbell and Roy Orbison.
There are many great cover songs, but only a few stand out as landmarks, earning themselves a distinction among the best cover versions of all time.
This list of the best songs of the 60s celebrates wild and far-ranging sounds from all around the world.
Don Was is a widely-respected artist, record label boss and hugely in-demand A-list producer.
The first in a run of major US hits spanning decades arrived for Diamond in September 1966.
From stoner anthems to good-natured novelties, the best songs about marijuana are perfect for indulgers – or those with just a contact buzz.
After three consecutive Top 10 albums in the UK, the Australian band went straight to No.1 with their 1992 release.
The most popular artists include Elvis Presley, the Jackson 5, Neil Diamond, the Mamas and the Papas, and Tom Jones.
Yuletide classics by everyone from Frank Sinatra to Paul McCartney and Chuck Berry… the best Christmas songs of all time are the gifts that keep on giving.
The music of the Summer of Love in New York reflected the numerous communities already making noise in the city.
The varied history and many interpretations of one of the most enduring John-Taupin compositions.
The California dreamers and their only US No. 1 single.
Few can touch Barbra Streisand in terms of cultural clout, career autonomy, and sheer vocal ability.
uDiscover Music presents a career-length playlist honoring the work of one of the world's greatest guitarists.
Diamond's original was covered by reggae artist Tony Tribe, whose version inspired UB40's massive chart-topping rendition of 1983.