People

NEIL DIAMOND His Battle with Parkinson’s

THE LEGENDARY MUSICIAN BIDS FAREWELL TO THE STAGE AMID THE FIGHT OF HIS LIFE

On New Year’s Eve, Neil Diamond braved the subzero chill to lead a million Times Square revelers through “Sweet Caroline,” his rousing 1969 smash. Good times never seemed so good for the music icon—this past year he packed stadiums across the globe for his 50th Anniversary Tour, and 2018 looked just as bright. Dates in Australia were booked for the spring, and he was tapped to receive a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award for his half-century reign as a 130-million-record-selling singer, songwriter and entertainment

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from People

People6 min readPop Culture
Michelle Obama
She was a First Lady—fearless and nonconforming—like none before her. (Potato-sack races in the East Room, anyone?) Now with an intimate memoir topping a historic $11.7 million in global sales, a book tour that sold out 33 stadiums worldwide and phil
People2 min readPop Culture
Star Wars ‘The Rise of Skywalker’: Goodbye to the Galaxy (Far, Far Away)
After three Star Wars movies together, Oscar Isaac, Daisy Ridley and John Boyega can’t help but get emotional about wrapping their final film, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. “There’s just a real shared history that we have together,” Isaac, 40, sa
People2 min readPop Culture
Passages
• Former WWE wrestler and model Stacy Keibler, 40, and her husband, Jared Pobre, 44, are expecting their third child. They’re also parents to daughter Ava Grace, 5, and son Bodhi Brooks, 17 months. • Twilight star Kellan Lutz, 34, and his wife, Britt