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Glen Campbell

Glen Campbell

  • HOMETOWN:Billstown, Arkansas , United States
  • BIRTHDAY:Apr 22, 1936
  • AGE:82
  • HEIGHT:6'0

ALBUMS:

Big Bluegrass Special (1962)

Too Late to Worry - Too Blue to Cry (1963)

The Astounding 12-String Guitar of Glen Campbell (1964)

The Big Bad Rock Guitar of Glen Campbell (1965)

Burning Bridges (1967)

Gentle on My Mind (1967)

By the Time I Get to Phoenix (1967)

Hey Little One (1968)

A New Place in the Sun (1968)

Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell (1968)

That Christmas Feeling (1968)

Wichita Lineman (1968)

Galveston (1969)

True Grit (1969)

Try a Little Kindness (1970)

Oh Happy Day (1970)

Norwood (1970)

The Glenn Campbell Goodtime Album (1970)

The Last Time I Saw Her (1971)

Anne Murray / Glen Campbell (1971)

The Artistry of Glen Campbell (1972)

Glen Travis Campbell (1972)

I Knew Jesus (Before He Was a Star) (1973)

I Remember Hank Williams (1973)

Houston (I'm Comin' to See You) (1974)

Reunion: The Songs of Jimmy Webb (1974)

Ernie Sings & Glen Picks (1975)

Rhinestone Cowboy (1975)

Bloodline (1976)

Southern Nights (1977)

Basic (1978)

Highwayman (1979)

Somethin' 'Bout You Baby I Like (1980)

It's the World Gone Crazy (1981)

Old Home Town (1982)

Letter To Home (1984)

No More Night (1985)

It’s Just a Matter of Time (1985)

Still Within The Sound Of My Voice (1987)

Light Years (1988)

Favorite Hymns (1989)

Walkin' in the Sun (1990)

Unconditional Love (1991)

Show Me Your Way (1991)

Rock-A-Doodle (1992)

Wings Of Victory (1992)

Somebody Like That (1993)

Home For The Holidays (1993)

The Boy In Me (1994)

Christmas With Glen Campbell (1995)

A Glenn Campbell Christmas (1998)

My Hits and Love Songs (1999)

Love Is The Answer: 24 Songs of Faith, Hope, and Love (2004)

Meet Glen Campbell (2008)

Ghost on the Canvas (2011)

Glen Campbell and Jimmy Webb In Session (2012)

See You There (2013)

Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me (2015)

Adiós (2017)

CHILDREN:

Ashley Campbell

Cal Campbell

Debbie Campbell

Dylan Campbell

Kane Campbell

Kelli Campbell

Shannon Campbell

Travis Campbell

SIBLINGS:

Barbara Campbell Frazier

Beth Ozell Campbell MacDonald

Gerald Winston Campbell

Jane Campbell Rather

Jeff Ronald Campbell

Jesse Lindell Campbell

John Wallace Campbell

Sandy Campbell Brink

Wayne Campbell

GENDER:

Male

GIVEN NAME:

Glen Travis Campbell

FAMILY NAME:

Campbell

SPOUSE:

Kimberly Woolen (1982-2017), Sarah Barg (1976-1980), Billie Jean Nunley (1959-1976), Diane Kirk (1955-59)

SPOUSE GENDER:

Female

PARENTS:

Carrie Dell

John Wesley Campbell

MEMBER OF:

CMA Country Music Hall Of Fame

Recording Academy

EARLY LIFE

Glen Campbell was born in Billstown, Arkansas and grew up on his family farm. He was 1 of 12 siblings and they all grew up helping pick cotton on the farm. Glen began playing guitar when he was just 4 years old alongside his parents and siblings but clearly stood out for his talent. By the time Glen was 14, he dropped out of school to pursue a career in music. He began by playing with his uncle’s band The Sandia Mountain Boys, went on to form his own band The Western Wranglers, but then relocated to Los Angeles to pursue his own career.

MUSIC CAREER

Country singer-songwriter Glen Campbell passed away in 2017 of Alzheimers disease at the age of 81 and is regarded as one of the most acclaimed artists of the past century. Glen released albums nearly every year between 1962 and his passing in 2017. Campbell has won countless awards including 10 Grammy Awards, 10 Academy of Country Music Awards, and has had 26 top 10 hit songs on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. He is best known for his hit songs  “Rhinestone Cowboy”, “Galveston”, “I Wanna Live”, and “By the Time I Get to Phoenix”. Campbell was an incredible artist and his legacy lives on today through his musically talented children.

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