To celebrate Paul Simon’s 72nd birthday this month, Legacy Recordings is releasing a special 15-disc box set titled The Complete Album Collection and we’ve got one to give away. The CD set includes Paul Simon’s 12 studio albums and two live albums, along with over 30 tracks worth of bonus material spread across the discs. In addition, it comes with a large booklet including new liner notes written by American music historian Ashley Kahn, as well as a ton of photos. It will be released on 10/15 and retails for approximately $130. Check out full contest details below this clip of Simon’s 1991 performance of “Graceland” in Central Park (the full concert of which is included as one of the live discs).
Disc 1: The Paul Simon Song Book (1965)
Disc 2: Paul Simon (1972)
Disc 3: There Goes Rhymin’ Simon (1973)
Disc 4: Paul Simon in Concert: Live Rhymin’ (1974)
Disc 5: Still Crazy After All These Years (1975)
Disc 6: One Trick Pony (1980)
Disc 7: Hearts And Bones (1983)
Disc 8: Graceland (1986)
Disc 9: The Rhythm Of The Saints (1990)
Disc 10 and Disc 11: Paul Simon’s Concert In The Park (1991 2 CD Set)
Disc 12: Songs From The Capeman (1997)
Disc 13: You’re The One (2000)
Disc 14: Surprise (2006)
Disc 15: So Beautiful Or So What (2011)
To enter the sweeps, you need be a fan of Stereogum on Facebook and comment below with your favorite Paul Simon song via Facebook Connect login (do not use your ‘Gum user account on this post — we’ll have to be able to check if you are a fan of Stereogum on FB when the sweepstakes ends). Sorry, U.S. residents only. Winner will be chosen randomly. Sweepstakes ends on 10/16 at 6 PM EST. Good luck!