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Glen Campbell

Born: Apr 22, 1936 in Delight, AR
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Genre: Country, Pop/Rock
Biography: It isn't accurate to call Glen Campbell "pure country," but his smooth fusion of country mannerisms and pop melodies and production techniques made him one of the most popular country musicians of the late '60s and '70s. Campbell was one of the leading figures of country-pop during that era, racking ...Read full biography
Rhinestone Cowboy
Released: 1975
Label: Capitol
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Early on in Rhinestone Cowboy, Glen Campbell sings that he's making his "comeback," a sentiment that can't help but seem to carry an autobiographical heft. While it is true that he was hardly off the charts ...Read full review
Released: 1976
Label: Capitol
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Like its immediate predecessor, Rhinestone Cowboy, 1976's Bloodline is produced by Dennis Lambert and Brian Potter and is something of a very loose concept album, where about half the songs have distinct ...Read full review
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