The late Glen Campbell scores multiple chart placements this week. See where he placed on this week's chart rundown.
Country music legend Glen Campbell passed away last week following a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. On Thursday, two days after the news broke, bearded country star Chris Stapleton paid tribute by covering Campbell's iconic version of "Rhinestown Cowboy" during his show in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Watch below.
Featuring a Campbell vocal recorded in 2011, the new, droning version of Woody Guthrie's folk classic is just what we needed today.
Glen Campbell dead at 81. Gentle on My Mind. Impressive guitar solo. I didn't realize what a good guitar player he was. Classical Gas Glen Campbell Session Player Wichita Lineman. A great song penned by Jimmy Webb. Country music meets...
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A post on the country icon's Facebook page informed fans he was laid to rest in a private memorial. A public memorial will follow at a later date.
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It's funny because my mom loved Glen Campbell so, as a kid, I thought of him as pop music. (Also based on the radio station she listened to.) And my family was very snobby about country music so I never associated him with that.ThenShow More Summary
It’s been more than two hours since all connectivity went down. Electricity is on and I am getting news from NPR via my old boom box radio. It’s just regular stories- dogs, schools, Glen Campbell tributes, local politics. No klaxons or announcers urging everyone to be calm. So the North Korean bombing has not started. […]
A tribute to Glen Campbell, who died this week after a battle with Alzheimer’s disease, is set for this Thursday, Aug. 10, on CMT. “CMT Remembers Glen Campbell” will premiere at 8:30 a.m. ET/PT. The 30-minute special encores Friday, Aug....
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Country legend Glen Campbell died yesterday after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. Last night, John Mayer covered one of the songs popularized by Campbell, "Gentle On My Mind," during his show in Tennessee. "I'm going to play this song with more love than precision," he prefaced it by saying, per a review of the…
Glen Campbell died on Aug. 8, but his iconic velvety voice was silenced years before as he bravely struggled with the debilitating effects of Alzheimer’s disease. Nearly two years before his death, Glen’s fourth wife of 35 years, Kim, removed the “Rhinestone Cowboy” singer from a care center and brought him to live out his sad Read More
Talented singer Glen Campbell, who passed away from Alzheimer’s on Aug. 8, was always known for his boyish charisma, but he once raised hell in a shocking drug- and alcohol-fueled meltdown that ended in his arrest! Trouble started on Nov. 24, 2003, when the “Rhinestone Cowboy” singer, then 67, went boozing at the Phoenix Country Read More
Glen Campbell had a lot of friends and admirers and we gather some of their responses via twitter in rembrance of the "Rhinestone Cowboy."