'You're So Vain' Is About Warren Beatty
Forty years after the song’s release, people are still speculating about the mysterious subject of Simon’s bitter song. Popular theories include her former husband James Taylor and former beaus Warren Beatty and Mick Jagger, the latter of whom contributed uncredited backup vocals. If one of those guesses is right, we may never know, because Simon is staying tight-lipped.-Xfinity Music Programmers
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