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Carly Simon was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame as a performer in 2022.

Carly Simon

Carly Simon: Gifted storyteller and lyricist who broke established narratives

Simon's confessional balladry, gorgeous melodies, and catchy choruses made her a captivating voice among a new generation of singer-songwriters. Find more on

Blue and black concert handbill for Carly Simon at the McCarter Theatre, October 13Handwritten letter from Carly Simon to Clive Davis about her fourteenth studio album, My Romance, circa 1990.Rolling Stone magazine with Carly Simon on cover from December 10, 1981Black-and-white photograph of Carly Simon singing in the studio. Photograph by Ken Regan.

Images from (l to r) the Manny & Skippy Gerard Collection, Clive Davis Correspondence, Mo Ostin Collection,
and the Michael Sonnenfeldt & Katja Goldman Collection of Ken Regan Photographs.


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Influence & Legacy

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