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LyricPop is a children's picture book collection by LyricVerse and Akashic Books that launched in June 2020. LyricPop presents your favorite song lyrics by renowned songwriters as illustrated picture books, instilling a love of music and song among young readers.
25,000 copy first printing.
"59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy)" was a single on Simon & Garfunkel's best-selling album, Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme.
Simon & Garfunkel are one of the best-selling music groups from the 1960s.
Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme was certified triple platinum (over 3 million copies sold) and reached #4 on Billboard's Pop Album Chart.
The album was included in Rolling Stone's 2003 & 2012 "500 Greatest Albums of All Time" lists.
Paul Simon was named by TIME magazine as one of the "100 People Who Shaped the World" in 2006.
Simon was the first recipient of the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song in 2007, an honor created by the Library of Congress
The album was inducted into the GRAMMY Hall of Fame in 1999 and the duo, Simon & Garfunkel, were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1990 and received a GRAMMY Lifetime Achievement Award in 2003.
Paul Simon was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1982 and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2001.