Neil Diamond has updated his classic song “Sweet Caroline” because he loves you.
The music legend posted a vid to the socials over the weekend, acknowledging that we’re going through a rough time right now.
“…but I love ya,” he said. “I think, maybe if we sing together, well, we’ll just feel a little bit better. Give it a try, OK?”
He kicks off strumming his acoustic guitar, singing his classic 1969 hit. But, as the song reached its famous chorus, he reveals his updated lyrics…
Stay safe out there! “Hands… washing hands..” 🎶 pic.twitter.com/QaRB1qZshp
— Neil Diamond (@NeilDiamond) March 22, 2020
Hands, touching hands / Reaching out / Touching me, touching you
“Hands, washing hands / Reaching out / Don’t touch me, I won’t touch you.”