From 24/7 News Source:
(Los Angeles, CA) -- Paul Simon is giving a singer on America's Got Talent special permission to sing one of his songs. Singer Kodi Lee got a coveted Golden Buzzer for his performance for Simon's Bridge Over Troubled Water. Lee is blind and has autism, and brought the judges to tears with his performance on Tuesday. Judge Simon Cowell said Paul Simon never gives permission for anyone to sing the song, but allowed Lee to perform it after seeing his audition. The video of Kodi Lee's Bridge Over Troubled Water has been viewed over 40-million times.