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music The Best Paul Simon Solo Songs of All Time  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite Paul Simon solo songs- sorry Garfunkel, you and Simon have your own separate list for S&G songs.

List of the best Paul Simon songs, ranked by soft rock fans like you. Known as one half of the legendary folk-rock duo Simon and Garfunkel, Paul Simon also had a hugely successful solo career. Simon was one of the key singer-songwriter's of the '70s, and a top-selling artist of the '80s. The music below includes Paul Simon hits like "You Can Call Me Al" and "Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard," but true fans know there are so many other great songs worth voting for. This list focuses just on Simon's solo work, but we have another list dedicated to the best Simon and Garfunkel songs as well.
 
Music videos and lyric videos are included next to each song name, so if you haven't heard one you can listen to it right here on this page. Is one of your favorite Paul Simon songs missing from this poll? Add it to the list so it has a chance to rise to the top. If the order of this list bothers you, then take control by creating your own version and re-ranking it. Simply click the "Rerank List" button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.

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The Obvious Child The Rhythm of the Saints

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Kodachrome There Goes Rhymin' Simon

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Loves Me Like a Rock There Goes Rhymin' Simon

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You Can Call Me Al Graceland

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Still Crazy After All These Years Still Crazy After All These Years

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Armistice Day Paul Simon

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The Late Great Johnny Ace Hearts and Bones

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Song About the Moon Hearts and Bones

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When Numbers Get Serious Hearts and Bones

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Papa Hobo Paul Simon

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Outrageous Surprise

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Another Galaxy Surprise

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Tenderness There Goes Rhymin' Simon

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Take Me to the Mardi Gras There Goes Rhymin' Simon

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Was a Sunny Day There Goes Rhymin' Simon

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I Don't Believe Surprise

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Duncan Paul Simon

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Peace Like a River Paul Simon

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Learn How to Fall There Goes Rhymin' Simon

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Beautiful Surprise

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Wartime Prayers Surprise

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Hearts and Bones Hearts and Bones

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Allergies Hearts and Bones

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Think Too Much (a) Hearts and Bones

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Think Too Much (b) Hearts and Bones

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Run That Body Down Paul Simon

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One Man's Ceiling Is Another Man's Floor There Goes Rhymin' Simon

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Something So Right There Goes Rhymin' Simon

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St. Judy's Comet There Goes Rhymin' Simon

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Graceland Graceland

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Gumboots Graceland

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American Tune There Goes Rhymin' Simon

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