List of songs written by Paul Simon


List of songs written by Paul Simon

This is an alphabetical list of songs written or co-written by the American singer-songwriter Paul Simon, with dates of their composition (as close an approximation as possible).

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* "7 O'Clock News/Silent Night" (1966)
* "50 Ways To Leave Your Lover" (1975)
* "The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy)" (1966)

A

* "Ace In The Hole" (1979)
* "Adios Hermanos" (1995)
* "All Around The World Or The Myth Of Fingerprints" (1986)
* "Allergies" (1981)
* "America" (1968)
* "American Tune" (1973)
* "Anna Belle" (as Jerry Landis, 1959)
* "Another Galaxy" (2005)
* "April Come She Will" (1965)
* "Armistice Day" (1972)
* "At The Zoo" (1966)

B

* "Baby Driver" (1968)
* "Beautiful" (2006)
* "Bernadette" (1996)
* "The Big Bright Green Pleasure Machine" (1966)
* "Bleecker Street" (1963)
* "Blessed" (1965)
* "Bookends" (1968)
* "Born At The Right Time" (1990)
* "Born In Puerto Rico" (1996)
* "The Boxer" (1968)
* "The Boy In The Bubble" (1986)
* "Bridge Over Troubled Water" (1969)

C

* "Carlos Dominguez" (as Paul Kane, 1963)
* "Cards Of Love" (as Jerry Landis, 1962)
* "Cars Are Cars" (1983)
* "Cecilia" (1969)
* "A Church Is Burning" (1965)
* "Citizen Of The Planet" (1983)
* "Cloudy" (with Bruce Woodley, 1965)
* "Congratulations" (1971)
* "Crazy Love, Vol. II" (1986)
* "Cry, Little Boy, Cry" (as Jerry Landis, 1962)
* "Cuba Si, Nixon No" (1969)

D

* "Dancin' Wild" (as Jerry Landis, and with Art Garfunkel as Tom Graph, 1957)
* "The Dangling Conversation" (1966)
* "Darling Lorraine" (2000)
* "Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes" (1986)
* "Dori Anne" (as Jerry Landis, with David Winters and J. Kay, 1963)
* "Duncan" (1972)

E

* "El Cóndor Pasa (If I Could)" (English lyric only, 1969)
* "Everything About It Is A Love Song" (2004)
* "Everything Put Together Falls Apart" (1972)
* "Express Train" (as Jerry Landis, 1962)

F

* "Fakin' It" (1967)
* "Father And Daughter" (2002)
* "Flowers Never Bend With The Rainfall" (1965)
* "For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her" (1966)

G

* "Get Up And Do The Wobble" (as Jerry Landis, 1962)
* "The Girl For Me" (with Art Garfunkel, 1955)
* "God Bless The Absentee" (1980)
* "Gone At Last" (1975)
* "Graceland" (1986)
* "Gumboots" (1986)

H

* "A Hazy Shade Of Winter" (1966)
* "He Was My Brother" (as Paul Kane, 1963)
* "Hearts And Bones" (1983)
* "Hey, Schoolgirl" (as Jerry Landis, and with Art Garfunkel as Tom Graph, 1957)
* "Homeless" (1986)
* "Homeward Bound" (1965)
* "How Can You Live In The Northeast?" (2005)
* "How The Heart Approaches What It Yearns" (1980)
* "Hurricane Eye" (1999)

I

* "I Am A Rock" (1965)
* "I Don't Believe Them" (as Jerry Landis, 1961)
* "I Don't Believe" (2005)
* "I Know What I Know" (1986)
* "I Wish You Could Be Here" (with Bruce Woodley, 1965)

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J

* "Jonah" (1980)
* "Just A Boy" (as Jerry Landis, 1960)

K

* "Kathy's Song" (1965)
* "Keep The Customer Satisfied" (1970)
* "Kodachrome" (1973)

L

* "The Late, Great, Johnny Ace" (1981)
* "Late In The Evening" (1980)
* "Learn How To Fall" (1972)
* "Leaves That Are Green" (1965)
* "Lisa" (as Jerry Landis, 1962)
* "The Late, Great Johnny Ace" (1981)
* "The Lone Teen Ranger" (as Jerry Landis, 1962)
* "Loneliness" (as Jerry Landis, 1959)
* "Long, Long Day" (1980)
* "Love" (2000)
* "Loves Me Like A Rock" (1973)

M

* "Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard" (1971)
* "A Most Peculiar Man" (1965)
* "Mother And Child Reunion" (1972)
* "Motorcycle" (as Jerry Landis, with Tico and the Triumphs, 1961)
* "Mrs. Robinson" (1967)
* "My Little Town" (1975)

N

* "Night Game" (1975)
* "Nobody" (1980)
* "Noise" (as Jerry Landis, 1962)

O

* "Oh, Marion" (1980)
* "Old" (2000)
* "Old Friends" (1968)
* "Once Upon A Time There Was An Ocean" (2005)
* "One Man's Ceiling Is Another Man's Floor" (1973)
* "One-Trick Pony" (1979)
* "The Only Living Boy In New York" (1969)
* "Our Song" (as Jerry Landis, and with Art Garfunkel as Tom Graph, 1958)
* "Outrageous" (2003)

P

* "Papa Hobo" (1972)
* "Paranoia Blues" (1972)
* "Patterns" (1965)
* "Peace Like A River" (1972)
* "Pigs, Sheep And Wolves" (2000)
* "Play Me A Sad Song" (1961)
* "A Poem On The Underground Wall" (1966)
* "(Pretty Baby) Don't Say Goodbye" (as Jerry Landis, and with Art Garfunkel as Tom Graph, 1958)
* "Punky's Dilemma" (1967)

Q

* "Quality" (1996)
* "Quiet" (2000)

R

* "Red Rubber Ball" (with Bruce Woodley, 1965)
* "Rene and Georgette Magritte With Their Dog After The War" (1983)
* "Richard Cory" (1965)
* "Run That Body Down" (1972)

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* "Shopliftin' Clothes" (1996)
* "Shy" (as Jerry Landis, 1960)
* "The Side Of A Hill" (as Paul Kane, 1963)
* "A Simple Desultory Philippic" (various subtitles, 1965 and 1966)
* "Slip Slidin' Away" (1977)
* "So Long, Frank Lloyd Wright" (1970)
* "Soft Parachutes" (1981)
* "Someday, One Day" (with Bruce Woodley, 1965)
* "Something So Right" (1973)
* "Somewhere They Can't Find Me" (1965)
* "Song About The Moon" (1982)
* "Song For The Asking" (1969)
* "The Sound Of Silence" (February 19, 1964)
* "Sparrow" (1964)
* "Spirit Voices" (1990)
* "St. Judy's Comet" (1973)
* "Still Crazy After All These Years" (1975)
* "Stranded In A Limousine" (1977)
* "Sure Don't Feel Like Love" (2004)

T

* "Take Me To The Mardi Gras" (1972)
* "That's Me" (2005)
* "That's Where I Belong" (2000)
* "That's Why God Made The Movies" (1980)
* "That Was Your Mother" (1986)
* "The Girl For Me" (with Art Garfunkel, 1953)
* "The Teacher" (2000)
* "Teenage Fool" (1958)
* "Tenderness" (1973)
* "That's My Story" (as Jerry Landis, and with Art Garfunkel as Tom Graph, 1958)
* "Think Too Much (A)" (1983)
* "Think Too Much (B)" (1983)
* "Train In The Distance" (1983)

V

* "The Vampires" (1995)
* "Virgil" (1996)

W

* "Wartime Prayers" (2004)
* "Was A Sunny Day" (1973)
* "Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M." (1964)
* "We've Got A Groovey Thing Goin'" (1965)
* "When Numbers Get Serious" (1982)
* "Why Don't You Write Me" (1969)
* "Wild Flower" (as Jerry Landis, 1962)

Y

* "You Can Call Me Al" (1986)
* "You Don't Know Where Your Interest Lies" (1966)
* "You're The One" (2000)


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