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In this Oct. 29, 2009 file photo, Paul Simon, right, and Art Garfunkel perform at the 25th Anniversary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame concert at Madison Square Garden in New York. On Thursday, March 21, 2013 the library is announcing its newest additions to the National Recording Registry. The 1966 album “Sounds of Silence” by Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel is among them. (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams, File) Copyright 2009, The Associated Press

Simon & Garfunkel song among those to be preserved

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Simon and Garfunkel's song "Sounds of Silence," which was written amid the turmoil following President John F. Kennedy's assassination, will join Chubby Checker's 1960s dance hit "The Twist" as two of 25 recordings selected for preservation at the Library of Congress.

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