Neil Diamond is an American pop singer whose career has spanned more than 40 years and distinguished him as one of the world’s best selling recording artists, with more than 48.5 million national and 115 million international album sales to his name. Some of his best known songs include “Sweet Caroline,” “Cracklin’ Rosie,” and “I Am…I Said.” In 1984, Diamond was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Diamond remains a popular touring artist, often ranking high in TicketNews’s exclusive events rankings when he’s on the road. Even more so, Diamond has a reputation for being a crowd-pleaser during his lengthy tour schedules, singing his greatest hits night after night. He even refunded tickets for a completed concert during his 2008 tour when his usual vocal range was limited by a sore throat.