Diamonds Are A Girl’s Best Friend: Ten Songs About Diamonds. The Duchess Of Windsor’s Jewellery Sells For £31m, This Day in History, 03/04/87.

1.  Marilyn Monroe ‘Diamonds Are A Girl’s Best Friend’

(from the movie Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, 1953).

2.  Leonard Cohen ‘Diamonds in the Mine’

(from the album Songs of Love and Hate, 1971).

3.  Paul Simon ‘Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes’

(from the album Graceland, 1986).

4.  David Bowie ‘Diamond Dogs’

(from the album Diamond Dogs, 1974).

5.  Pink Floyd ‘Shine On You Crazy Diamond’

(from the album Wish You Were Here, 1975).

6.  Gary Lewis and the Playboys ‘This Diamond Ring’

(from the album This Diamond Ring, 1965).

7.  Prince ‘Diamonds and Pearls’

(from the album Diamonds and Pearls, 1991).

8.  Joan Baez ‘Diamonds and Rust’

(from the album Diamonds and Rust, 1975).

9.  Kanye West ‘Diamonds From Sierra Leone’

(from the album Late Registration, 2005).

10. Shirley Bassey ‘Diamonds Are Forever’

(from the soundtrack Diamonds Are Forever, 1971).