Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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American Tunes: Songs by Paul Simon [Ace, 2019]
Although most hold up against the originals, transforming them is what oughta happen, as is shit canning turkeys like Rumer and Dorris Henderson (the Persuasions, "Love Me Like a Rock"; Rosemary Clooney, "Fifty Ways to Leave Your Lover"; Patti Smith, "The Boy in the Bubble"; Willie Nelson, "Graceland") **