Glen Campbell’s fusion of country and pop melodies – bolstered by his smooth vocals – truly made him one of the most popular artists and leading figures of the late ’60s to ’70s. Glen Campbell songs did not only become ...

source: amazon.com He was a global star for his exceptional talents, particularly with his superb guitar-playing skills. In his Hollywood heydays, he was the face and one of the biggest names in entertainment. On the flipside, he once again became ...

www.youtube.com In June 2011 Glen Campbell was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. If you must know Alzheimer’s is a form of dementia that will affect the memory and thinking of a person. However, Campbell didn’t immediately stop his work after finding ...

It should not already come as a surprise that one of the greatest singers to have ever graced the country music scene was Glen Campbell. This 81-year-old, who passed away in 2017, was a multi-faceted artist. In fact, he was ...

Ever since the late country star Glen Campbell was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, his family, especially his wife, Kim Campbell had become his primary caregiver and decision-maker. It was indeed a huge shift in their day-to-day lives and likewise an even ...

Have you heard Glen Campbell’s version of “What a Friend We Have in Jesus?” If you haven’t, you must certainly do. His voice perfectly brings much emotion to the song. In addition, Campbell who is a firm believer in Jesus ...

Country legend Dolly Parton paid a heartfelt tribute to “Rhinestone Cowboy,” Glen Campbell, following his demise at the age of 81. Glen Campbell, a nine-time Grammy winner, best known for his hit “Rhinestone Cowboy” and a Wichita Lineman, passed away ...

Glen Campbell, 2011 Interview This might be a cliché but if music can save a life, only a Glen Campbell could pull off a final album while suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. Indeed, August 8 told us that Glen Campbell already ...

Glen Campbell was at #1 on the US Country music chart with his seventh album, “By the Time I Get to Phoenix.“ The title track which was written by Jimmy Webb was originally recorded by Johnny Rivers in 1965. Campbell’s ...

The song “Galveston” was written by songwriter Jimmy Webb, who also wrote Campbell’s hits “By the Time I Get to Phoenix” and “Wichita Lineman.” The song was popularized by country icon Glen Campbell who recorded it with the instrumental backing of ...

“Southern Nights” was that song which earned Glen Campbell his fifth and final No. 1 hit on the country chart. Amazingly, the song did not top just one music chart but three in the U.S. That probably made the singer’s ...

“Jesus and Me” was written and performed by the country legend singer Glen Campbell. Campbell’s faith and love towards Jesus is not a new thing to the public. He likes to thank God by expressing it through his music. The ...

Glen Campbell Photo Credit: https://www.npr.org Glen Campbell’s Album “Show Me Your Way” In 1991, Glen Campbell released his studio album Show Me Your Way. He recorded some songs that are traditional or a version of the song. In his album, ...

For sure, Glen Campbell is living each day of his life in heaven like it’s his birthday. Certainly, his loyal followers and fans on earth too, are celebrating this special day in Campbell’s life. He was born on April 22, ...

Performed and covered by numerous artists all over the world, “The Impossible Dream (The Quest)” is probably one of the most sought-after and sung songs from a Broadway musical. Indeed, the song was a one-hit wonder and became massive after its ...

The Rhinestone Cowboy sings “Wichita Lineman” live. photo from YouTube via Screengrab His Humble Start In 1954, Glen Campbell’s professional career started. He started as a member of his uncle’s band. He decided to venture to Los Angeles in an ...

Glen Campbell and Roy Clark (image from Youtube) Glen Campbell In any genre of popular music, Glen Campbell was undoubtedly one of the greatest guitarists who ever lived. For a guy who never learned to read music, Campbell’s natural control ...

Together with John Hartford, a once young Glen Campbell performed ‘Gentle on my Mind’ live with its songwriter, John Hartford. It’s only fitting to realize that this performance was also made live in Glen Campbell’s hit US show, The Glen ...

Do you know your soul’s destination once you leave planet earth? Anyway, this has been one of the debates since time immemorial. Others mentioned that the human soul will be reincarnated and the religious sect says that it will go ...

Earlier this year, we bade farewell to the late Glen Campbell, a celebrated and loved country singer who lost his life to the final stages of Alzheimer’s disease. As shocking and heartbreaking as his departure was, this recent news about ...

Last Tuesday, August 8, 2017, country superstar Glen Campbell, passed away following a hard-fought battle of 6 years against Alzheimer’s disease. Elvis Presley and Glen Campbell came from humble Southern beginnings to scale the greatest heights of the entertainment industry, ...

When Glen Campbell released “Southern Nights” forty-five years ago off the album of the same name, fans were straight away taken by the infectious country song. With Campbell’s unique guitar lick, the song reached No. 1 on three different US ...

Glen Campbell is one of the biggest names in country music. He’s best known for his signature song “Rhinestone Cowboy.” Aside from “Rhinestone Cowboy,” Glen has other hit songs such as “By the Time I Get to Phoenix,” “Wichita Lineman,” ...

https://youtu.be/ETkzK9pXMio Campbell showcasing his genius John Hartford wrote “Gentle on My Mind”, a Grammy Award winning piece. Two of those Grammy’s were for Best Folk Performance and Best Country & Western Song (Songwriter) given to Hartford. The other two awards were won ...

Credits: Rollingstones Glen Campbell, “Rhinestone Cowboy” singer, bids us goodbye as he succumbs to Alzheimer’s disease. He died Tuesday at 81 years old. Campbell’s music label, Universal Music Group, confirmed his death. “It is with the heaviest of hearts that ...

The Making of Adios Glen Campbell was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2010. However, his condition did not stop him from going on his final tour and recording his final album Adios. View this post on Instagram A post shared ...

The last time Tanya Tucker released a song, it was back in 2009 and she introduced her album My Turn. My Turn consisted 12 cover versions of staple country songs that were originally recorded by male artists. This time, her ...

September 8, 2017, marks the first month that this earth feels the absence of a cowboy troubadour who sang the hit ‘Rhinestone Cowboy’ and fought the battle of Alzheimer’s disease, the one, and only Glen Campbell. While the lessons and ...

Silver Screen Collection/Archive After Glen Campbell lost a long battle with Alzheimer’s Disease on Aug 8, it is but natural to pay tribute to him and the legacy he left. The social media and news are all full of write ...

Bone for bone we are the same, Bones get tired and they can’t carry all the weight. We can talk until you can’t even remember my name Daddy don’t you worry, I’ll do the remembering – Remembering,  by Ashley Campbell ...

Inspired by the metaphor Jesus used to describe the rapture of souls, this song is another good reminder for us to be always on the watch on how we live. As ‘good seeds’ that the Lord has sown, we are ...

In 1968, Glen Campbell officially earned his first number one on the Billboard country chart. His singles “I Wanna Live” and “Wichita Lineman” both pushed him to the spotlight. Bobbie Gentry was also beginning her career in country music. She ...

“A Better Place” was Glen Campbell’s song that was included in his final studio album, Ghost on the Canvas. This was the final album that he recorded right after he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. Campbell and music producer Julian Raymond ...

Marty Robbins classic “El Paso” is one that no artists can refuse to record or perform. It’s a beautiful tale of love, death, and sacrifice. Robbins’ tale of a cowboy who fell in love was performed by two great country ...

Back in 2011, country artist Glen Campbell announced that he was suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. This put a stop on the music career of the legendary singer. His song “I’m Not Gonna Miss You” was apparently one of the last ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U8TsAh-zYFI Alzheimer’s disease  is one of the most tragic ailments that have produced a lot of poignant stories in this world. this ailment happens when some parts of the brain cannot function well because of proteins called amyloid and tau ...

The Instruments He Played Everybody knows that the Rhinestone Cowboy, Glen Campbell was acknowledged as an astounding guitar player. This acknowledgment led to different awards and the latest was January of this year. He was the first-ever country artist to ...

Boy! Is there no end to this man’s talents? While we are amazed at various vocal renditions of that beloved hymn “Amazing Grace,” there was nothing like what Glen Campbell pulls off in the following videos. He took musicianship to ...

In 1967, Glen Campbell earned his first song on the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart with his cover of “By the Time I Get to Phoenix.” His rendition reached number two on the Billboard country chart. ...

Photo credit: Facebook/SiriusXM The Highway (Left), David Redfern / Getty Images (Right) Everybody in the country music is mourning with the passing of a legend and an iconic country superstar, Glen Campbell. A lot are honoring him and they are ...

Beyond his singing, hosting and acting careers, Glen Campbell is also widely known for his guitar-playing skills. He is a wizard in strumming from acoustic to pop, to country and rock. Below are some clips of the great moments where ...

Inspired by a Movie  Written by John Hartford, “Gentle on My Mind” won four 1968 Grammy Awards, including one for Hartford for Best Folk Performance. Not only that,  Glen Campbell also won the Best Male Country and Western Solo Vocal ...

Glen Campbell’s song is one of the latest obsessions of the Guardians of the Galaxy fans. It is known to a lot of the moviegoers that this James Gunn-movie always delivers a nostalgic soundtrack. The soundtrack was part of the ...

“All I Have to Do is Dream” is a song written by Boudleaux Bryant in 1958. It was originally recorded  by the Everly Brothers as the A-side to their song “Claudette.” They have made the song enter the Billboard Hot ...

As many country music fans know, Glen Campbell was universally acknowledged as an exceptional guitarist. However, a few would recognize that the “Rhinestone Cowboy” singer could also put his hands on the bagpipes. Interestingly, in January 2017, Campbell was proclaimed as the ...

Kindness is a big word spread commonly use nowadays. People posting about being kind even to rude people or even the line, “Kill them with kindness” is known. However, what is the true meaning of kindness? Do you have to ...

Aside from being friends, country music legends Willie Nelson and Glen Campbell took Nelson’s “Funny How Time Slips Away” to the recording studio and teamed up for a duet.  With its chilling and tear-jerking sound, the song left the fans emotional. ...

Glen Campbell, center, with his wife Kim, left, and daughter Ashley arrive at the 54th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California February 12, 2012. | Photo Credits: strongwriter.com It’s more than a year since one of country music’s finest ...

Needless to say, today’s country world is in mourning over the loss of another music legend, Glen Campbell. Nevertheless, it won’t hurt to suggest that one good way to cope is to reminisce the days he was in his prime ...

In 1982, Glen Campbell was a newlywed for the fourth time, marrying Kimberly Woolen at the North Phoenix Baptist Church in front of 100 family and friends. And she remained by the country superstar’s side – every step of the ...

Just as it is not necessary to always be quoting bible books, chapters, and verses in order to get godly principles across, so do the songs we feature under Country Gospel. So please, our dear readers, do not misunderstand or ...

Some people think that once you’ve committed a sin, you are a criminal. Also, others will avoid you because of the bad image that is attached to you. But, remember that there is one being who will accept you for ...

Living and dying are two good examples of our life cycle. In most cases, we need to say goodbye to other people, not because they need to go somewhere, but because they need to rest permanently. Thus, we need to understand that ...

10 years after Marty Robbins’ death, the writer and the singer of the famous ballad, ‘El Paso,’ two high-caliber country singers paid their tribute to honor the genius behind the widely acclaimed song. Charley Pride and Glen Campbell breathe their ...

Glen Campbell, also known as the Rhinestone Cowboy, has produced some of country music’s greatest songs. A few of his notable hit songs are “Southern Nights,” “Gentle On My Mind,” and “Galveston.” Some of the songs were written by Campbell, ...

When Glen Campbell released “By The Time I Get To Phoenix” in 1967 off his album of the same name, he was not only on the seventh album of his career. Remarkably, Campbell was already on his third album released ...

Glen Campbell, also known as the Rhinestone Cowboy, has produced some of country music’s greatest songs. A few of his notable hit songs are “Southern Nights,” “Gentle on my mind,” and “Galveston.” The singer passed away in 2017 due to ...

During the prime of his career, Glen Campbell swooned fans and broke records with his astonishing talent in singing and guitar-playing. He won numerous Grammy and Academy of Country Music Awards and released a number of Gold and Platinum albums. ...

Kimberly Perry (image from Youtube) Whenever “Band Perry” is mentioned, the sweet sound of the lead vocals, Kimberly Perry, echoes in my mind. And now, join us here at Country Daily as we cheer a loud greeting. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, KIMBERLY! Kimberly ...

Glen Travis Campbell professionally known as Glen Campbell was a multi-talented artist in the ’50s. He was best known for a series hit single in the ’60s up to ’70s. He has placed over 80 hit singles that entered into ...