Neil Diamond opens up about Parkinson’s diagnosis in new interview: ‘I was in denial’

Neil Diamond is one of the most beloved and best-selling musicians of all time, with classic songs like “Sweet Caroline,” “”Cracklin’ Rosie,” “Cherry, Cherry,” and “Song Sung Blue.”

The singer-songwriter delighted audiences with live performances for decades — but his successful concert touring career came to an end in 2018, after Diamond was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.

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In a recent interview, the 82-year-old musician opened up about finally coming to terms with the disease.