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Posted at 06:07 PM ET, 11/08/2011

Neil Diamond: Kennedy Center Honors Watch

Neil Diamond Alert: The countless tribute bands and frenzied fans can mark their calendars now.
Neil Diamond performs at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony earlier this year. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini)

On December 6 Columbia/Legacy Records is releasing 23 hits from the singer’s studio recordings.

“The Very Best of Neil Diamond-The Original Studio Recordings” starts with “Forever in Blue Jeans,” recorded in 1978. Other hits include “Cherry, Cherry,” “Sweet Caroline,” “I’m a Believer,” “Girl, You’ll Be a Woman Soon” and “Solitary Man.”

Diamond will be toasted the first weekend of December, along with Meryl Streep, Yo-Yo Ma, Barbara Cook and Sonny Rollins.

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