"Bridge Over Troubled Water" is one of Simon and Garfunkle's biggest hits and one of their last. The song was written by Boudleaux Bryant and Felice Bryant. Felice and Boudleux were a married couple who wrote several songs. In addition to Clay Aiken, other singers who have performed this song include Elvis Presley and Aretha Franklin. There is a Cantonese version of the song and another one used in Australia's X Factor.
Clay Aiken- American Idol
Simon and Garfunkel- Live From Central Park
Aretha Franklin- Live at the Grammy's