Paul Simon has performed many great songs, but for him, writing one is an even better experience. Simon will be honored for that skill next week by the Library of Congress with its first annual Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.
He's been singing since he was a child, and said while there are different ways to define a great song, some stand out for a very simple reason.
"I would say the simplest one is a song that other people can sing easily. And when they walk around and hum and sing it to...Full Story