Musician Neil Diamond has seen his career in music span decades, with timeless hits like "Sweet Caroline" and "Coming to America" still resonating with generations young and old. As the singer prepares to retire, due to a Parkinson's diagnosis, the 60th Annual Grammy awards will honor him with a Lifetime Achievement award.

Neil Diamond performs at the 2009 MusiCares "Person of the Year Tribute," after being honored, at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Feb. 6, 2009, in Los Angeles.
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