12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 The Boy in the Bubble 4 3:59
A2 Graceland 3.75 4:48
A3 I Know What I Know 2 3:13
A4 Gumboots 3 2:42
A5 Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes 3.35 5:34
B1 You Can Call Me Al 4.45 4:39
B2 Under African Skies 4 3:34
B3 Homeless 3 3:45
B4 Crazy Love, Vol. II 3 4:17
B5 That Was Your Mother 2 2:51
B6 All Around the World or The Myth of Fingerprints 3 3:15


12" Vinyl 1

acoustic guitar:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks A1, B6)
guitar synthesizer:
Adrian Belew (tracks B1, B4)
guitar synthesizer [synthesizer guitar]:
Adrian Belew (track A1)
electric bass guitar [six-string electric bass]:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track B1)
drums (drum set):
Vusi Khumalo (tracks A1–A2)
Petrus Manile (track A4)
Isaac Mtshali (tracks A5–B2, B4)
Louie Pérez (Los Lobos) (track B6)
Alton Rubin, Jr. (track B5)
Ronald E. Brecker (track B1)
John Faddis (track B1)
Earl Gardner (track A5)
Alan Rubin (track B1)
David Rubin (track B5)
Lulu Masilela (track A4)
pedal steel guitar:
Demola Adepoju (track A2)
Rob Mounsey (tracks A1, B1)
soprano saxophone:
Morris Goldberg (track B4)
Adrian Belew (track B2)
Chikapa “Ray” Phiri (tracks A2, A5–B2, B4)
Sherman Robertson (track B5)
Cesar Rosas (track B6)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks A5, B2)
guitar [lead guitar & rhythm]:
Daniel Xilakazi (track A4)
Alonzo Johnson (saxophonist and flautist) (track B5)
Bakithi Kumalo (tracks A1–A2, A5–B2)
Lloyd Lelose (track B4)
Conrad Lozano (track B6)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks A3–A4)
Babacar Faye (track A5)
Ralph MacDonald (tracks A4, B1–B2, B6)
Makhaya Mahlangu (tracks A1–A2)
Youssou N’Dour (track A5)
Assane Thiam (tama player) (track A5)
alto saxophone:
Alex Foster (Saxophonist) (track A5)
Steve Berlin (track B6)
Johnny Hoyt (track B5)
Mike Makhalemele (track A4)
Teaspoon Ndlela (track A4)
Barney Rachabane (track A4)
Johnjon Mkhalali (track A4)
Forere Motloheloa (track A1)
accordion and guitar:
David Hidalgo (track B6)
baritone saxophone and bass saxophone:
Ronald E. Cuber (track B1)
horn arranger:
Rob Mounsey (track B1)
tenor saxophone:
Leonard Pickett (track A5)
David W. Bargeron (US trombonist & tubist) (track B1)
Kim Allan Cissel (track B1)
additional membranophone:
Steve Gadd (drummer) (track B6)
additional arranger:
Chikapa “Ray” Phiri (tracks B1–B2, B4)
additional writer:
Joseph Shabalala (track A5)
assistant engineer:
Mark Cobrin (tracks A1–B2, B4, B6)
Andrew Fraser (audio engineer) (track B3)
Mark Miller (engineer) (track B5)
Steven Strassman (tracks A2, B2, B6)
Peter Thwaites (tracks A1–A4, B4)
background vocals:
Michelle Cobbs (track A4)
Diane Garisto (track A4)
choir vocals:
The Gaza Sisters (track A3)
Ladysmith Black Mambazo (tracks A5, B3)
chorus master:
Johnjon Mkhalali (track A4)
Lulu Masilela (track A4)
Forere Motloheloa (track A1)
Joseph Shabalala (track B3)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks A1–B6)
Roy Halee (tracks A1–B6)
lead vocals [lead singer]:
Joseph Shabalala (track B3)
Joseph Shabalala (track B3)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks A1–B6)
The Boyoyo Boys (track A4)
Los Lobos (track B6)
Stimela (track B4)
Tau Ea Matsekha (tracks A1–A2)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks A1–B6)
solo tin whistle [pennywhistle]:
Morris Goldberg (track B1)
The Everly Brothers (track A2)
David Hidalgo (track B6)
Linda Ronstadt (track B2)
Cesar Rosas (track B6)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks A1–B6)
Paul Simon Music (1986) (tracks A1–B5)
mixed at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1986) (tracks A1–B6)
recorded at:
Ovation Studios in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa (1985-02) (tracks A1–A4, B4)
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1985-05 – 1986-04) (tracks B1–B2)
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1986-04) (tracks A1–A4, B4, B6)
has remixes:
Shit by Neil Cicierega (track B1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 485) (track A2)
recording of:
Graceland (track A2)
Gumboots (track A4)
Homeless (track B3)
I Know What I Know (track A3)
Under African Skies (track B2)
You Can Call Me Al (track B1)


art direction:Jeff Ayeroff
Jeri Heiden
photography:Gary Heery (photographer)
Mark Sexton
liner notes and producer:Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel)
graphic design:Kim Champagne
engineer:Roy Halee
mastering:Greg Calbi (American mastering engineer)