Graceland by Paul Simon, a simple overview.

I have started to use Variations Audio Timeliner to analyse songs and its a pretty cool program. Check out this simple breakdown of Paul Simon’s hit ‘Graceland’.

Graceland-Paul Simon

sams graceland

Intro- Instrumental intro (0:00.0)
Verse 1- Vocals enter (0:40.7)
Chorus- ‘I’m going to Graceland’ (0:56.3)
Verse 2 (1:29.8)
Chorus- ‘Im going to graceland’ slight variation of lyrics in second half of chorus (2:09.6)
Verse 3 (2:43.0)
Chorus- lyrics different to chorus 1 and 2 (3:23.3)
Instrumental (3:56.5)
Outro (4:16.7)

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