CMA Awards winners announced for Music Video of the Year and Musical Event of the Year

Congrats to the early CMA Awards' winners. The Music Video of the Year and Musical Event of the Year were both announced this morning on Good Morning America. The winners for each category were Willie Nelson with the late Glen Campbell for Musical Event of the Year on "Funny How Time Slips Away." For Music [...]

Glen Campbell was given a private memorial service in Nashville with artist friends and family

Yesterday in Nashville, Glen Campbell's private memorial service was held at the Country Music Hall of Fame's CMA Theater. The 'Rhinestone Cowboy' was given a musical tribute by Brad Paisley, Jimmy Webb plus many more. Steve Wariner wore a sport jacket given to him by Campbell 20 years ago (via Billboard). Wariner performed "Gentle On [...]

Ashley Campbell honors her father Glen Campbell in an open letter

Courtesy of Ashley Campbell Ashley Campbell remembers her father, the late Glen Campbell, by writing an open letter to fans. Ashley states, "I had the privilege of knowing Glen Campbell as a father." The daughter of the icon also wrote the song "Remembering" for her father, after news broke of Glen's Alzheimer's diagnosis. To wrap up her sentiments [...]

Miranda Lambert performs a Haggard tune with Texas artists Randy Rogers & Wade Bowen

Miranda Lambert wrapped up the leg of her U.S. Highway Vagabond Tour at Red Rocks Amphitheater; to honor her Texas roots she brought supporting acts Wade Bowen and Randy Rogers with her. During Lambert's set, the three performed the Merle Haggard tune "Sing Me Back Home" which also had the late Glen Campbell on the [...]

Collin Raye honors Glen Campbell with tribute album Still on The Line: The Songs of Glen Campbell

In 2013, multi-platinum selling country sensation Collin Raye honored one of his heroes, Glen Campbell, with a tribute album of the Rhinestone Cowboy’s iconic songs. The 12-track album titled, Still On The Line: The Songs of Glen Campbell, was an opportunity for Raye to show his respect and admiration for Campbell. Click here to order [...]

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Tanya Tucker debuts new tribute to Glen Campbell

In recent years, groundbreaking country music icon Tanya Tucker has been quietly writing and recording new music while coping with a wave of emotions surrounding Glen Campbell’s battle with Alzheimer's disease. While their relationship and breakup made headlines years ago, Tucker channeled her heartfelt feelings for Campbell in a new song titled “Forever Loving You.” A [...]

Country Music Remembers the late Glen Campbell

Country music artists react to the passing of the beloved Glen Campbell, who passed away 10 AM this morning in Nashville, according to his rep. The singer who was much respected for his vocals and his guitar skills, made an impression on the genre. Artists give their thoughts on the late icon: "One of the [...]

Glen Campbell is dead at the age of 81

TMZ exclusively reported that Glen Travis Campbell has passed away at the age of 81. The 'Rhinestone Cowboy' battled Alzheimers and released a documentary on the diagnosis entitled "I'll Be Me." His children performed in his band during his final tour and his final album released appropriately titled "Adiós". (See BTS footage HERE) According to [...]