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An instant hit from the iconic duo

Simon and Garfunkel stayed at top for six weeks with this one

Published at 7:09am 28th February 2018. 1-minute read.

An instant hit from the iconic duo

This iconic duo were at it again with this one.

Simon and Garfunkel would spend 6 weeks at Number One with this hit in the US.

It was back on this day (28th Feb) in 1970 that they topped the singles charts with 'Bridge Over Troubled Waters'.

The pair wouldn't have to wait long to see the same success in the UK.

It would go to Number One here in March.

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