Born in Newark, Paul Simon is an American world music singer-songwriter and street artist. He graduated from Brooklyn Law School. He is part of Simon & Garfunkel. 'The Paul Simon Songbook' is his first album and was released in 1965. In 2018, the actor played in the film 'Smallfoot'. He was awarded for the Polar Music Prize in 2012. His partner is Edie Brickell.