Thursday, August 10, 2017
Music Deaths: Glen Campbell-- Part 2: A Remarkable Solo Career
He then toured with the Beach Boys as Brian Wilson's replacement.
And then, as a solo artist he had twenty Top 40 hits on the Pop Charts (considering that he was primarily a country performer this is amazing. Among them were two #1s:
Rhinestone Cowboy 1975
Southern Nights 1977
Other big hits:
Wichita Lineman #3-1969
Galveston #4- 1969
It's Only Make Believe #10-1970
He hosted the Glen Miller Good Time Hour on CBS from 1968-1972. Appeared in the movies "True Grit" and "Norwood."
Won six Grammy Awards and was nominated for 11 more. Lifetime Achievement Grammy in 2012, Country Music Hall of Fame 2005.