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 ...

“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 ...

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. ...

Jimmy Webb (L) and Waylon Jennings (R) | Photo credit: basca.org; Youtube American singer-songwriter Jimmy Webb recounted his relationship and breakup with Susie Horton through a song called “MacArthur Park” in 1967. This park in Los Angeles had once offered ...

Photo credit: amazon.com The year 1977 marked Waylon Jennings’ heydays as an outlaw country artist. The previous years though shouldn’t be discredited as they’ve served as his stepping stones to greater success. Much of such materialized in 1977. Particularly, during ...

Photo credit: 45cat.com There are some things done in a hurry that just turned into something significant for someone else. This oftentimes happens in the music industry. Some songs were written in a rush but, who knew that these pieces ...