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Glen Campbell To Release One More Album For Fans

Fans of ailing country star Glen Campbell can expect one more album from the singer, but they will never see him perform live again, according to his publicist.The Rhinestone Cowboy legend, who turned 77 on...

Glen Campbell Celebrates 77th Birthday Advocating For Alzheimer's Disease Research

Country star Glen Campbell spent his 77th birthday on Monday (22Apr13) advocating for Alzheimer's disease research in Washington, D.C., two years after he was diagnosed with the neurological disorder.The Rhinestone Cowboy hitmaker, who went public...

Glen Campbell Axes Shows Down Under Due To Alzheimer's Decline

Retiring country veteran Glen Campbell has cancelled his tour dates in New Zealand and Australia next month (Aug12) due to his ailing health.The Wichita Lineman singer, who went public with his Alzheimer's disease diagnosis last...

Glen Campbell Open To Reunion With Estranged Son

Country star Glen Campbell has offered up his support to his estranged son Kane, insisting he would be "glad" to help the recovering drug addict get clean.Kane Campbell has struggled with addiction for several years...

Beach Boys To Release New Album On June 5

The Beach Boys will release a new album on June 5. The legendary group will go on a world tour this year with founding members Brian Wilson, Mike Love and Al Jardine, and Bruce Johnson...

Glen Campbell Scraps Concert After Tour Bus Breakdown

Retiring country veteran Glen Campbell was forced to axe a recent concert in Virginia after his tour bus broke down in Ohio.The Wichita Lineman singer, who is on a farewell tour after being diagnosed with...

R.i.p Davy Jones: Five Tracks He And The Monkees Left Behind

Davy Jones, the only British member of the manufactured pop group The Monkees, has sadly died today aged 65. The Manchester-born man starred alongside Mickey Dolenz, Michael Nesmith and Peter Tork as the group became...

Taylor Swift Builds 'Hunger Games' Anticipation With New Track

The video for Taylor Swift 's 'Safe and Sound' has premiered in the United States on Mtv. The video for the track, which is scheduled to feature in the Hunger Games soundtrack, was shown yesterday...

Glen Campbell Gets Standing Ovation For Grammy Awards Swan Song

If this was Glen Campbell 's last performance - such is the tragic circumstances that surround his later life, the country veteran revealing last year that he was suffering from the memory-loss illness Alzheimer's -...

Standing Ovation For Adele At The 2012 Grammy Awards

Adele has finished her highly anticipated live performance at the 54th Grammy Awards. Greeted by a standing ovation, Adele - who thanked her producer Paul Epworth for his hand in creating the song when it...

Diana Ross Pays Tribute To Whitney Houston

At Saturday's Grammy Special Merit Awards ceremony (February 11, 2012), Diana Ross was awarded with a lifetime achievement award. But the 67 year-old former Supremes leader said that she thought she should get an award...

Glen Campbell Announces Farwell Tour, Talks Alzheimers

Glen Campbell has announced that he is suffering from Alzheimer's disease and that he will be going back on the road for a farewell concert tour. GLEN CAMBELL will kick off his tour on February...

The Beach Boys To Perform With Maroon 5 And Foster The People At Grammy Awards

The Beach Boys original line-up is reuniting for the first time in twenty years at this weekend's Grammy Awards. The surviving members will perform a medley of some of their greatest hits, along with Maroon...

Jane Seymour Studies Alzheimer's For Glen Campbell Documentary

Former Bond girl Jane Seymour has become an Alzheimer's disease expert while researching a new movie about country legend Glen Campbell, who suffers from the memory loss condition.The actress and her moviemaker husband James Keach...

Glen Campbell To Perform With Shelton & The Band Perry At Grammys

Country music icon Glen Campbell is set for another all-star tribute when he performs at the Grammy Awards next month (Feb12).The Wichita Lineman singer, who is currently on a farewell tour following his recent announcement...

Steve Jobs To Receive Grammy

Steve Jobs will receive a posthumous Grammy award. The Apple company boss, who died in October from a rare form of pancreatic cancer, will be honoured with the Trustees Award Grammy, for "outstanding contributions to...

Ross And Campbell To Receive Grammy Lifetime Achievement Awards

Diana Ross, Glen Campbell, and the Allman Brothers Band are among the musicians set to receive special Grammy Awards in recognition of their lifetime achievements.The Supremes star will receive the prestigious accolade for her career...

Glen Campbell Falls Ill With Laryngitis

Country legend Glen Campbell has rescheduled a concert after falling ill with laryngitis.The Rhinestone Cowboy hitmaker was due to perform at the Grand Theater in Wausau, Wisconsin on Thursday (08Dec11) but he postponed the show...

Taylor Swift Triumphs At Cmas

Taylor Swift was named Entertainer of the Year at last night's (09.11.11) County Music Awards.The 21-year-old singer became only the second woman to scoop the coveted prize twice - following in the footsteps of Barbara...

Urban And Paisley Lead Special Tribute To Glen Campbell At Cmas

Glen Campbell was reunited with hitmaker Jimmy Webb at the Country Music Association Awards on Wednesday night (09Nov11) as part of a star-studded tribute to the legend.The singer, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in...

Country Superstars To Honour Campbell

Vince Gill, Brad Paisley and Keith Urban will team up at the Country Music Association Awards on 9 November (11) to honour the legendary Glen Campbell.The Wichita Lineman singer was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in...

Glen Campbell Feeling Mentally 'Sharp' As He Battles Alzheimer's

Country legend Glen Campbell often questions his Alzheimer's disease diagnosis because he still feels "sharper than a tack".The Rhinestone Cowboy hitmaker stunned fans in June (11) by announcing he is suffering from the degenerative neurological...

Campbell's Wife 'Savouring' Every Moment As He Battles Alzheimer's

Glen Campbell's wife refuses to think about the progression of the veteran singer's Alzheimer's disease, because it upsets her too much.The Rhinestone Cowboy hitmaker announced in June (11) that he is suffering from the degenerative...

Glen Campbell Plans To Record More Songs

Country legend Glen Campbell has cast doubt on his retirement plans, insisting he will head back into the studio if he continues to write "good songs".The Rhinestone Cowboy hitmaker announced in April (11) that his...

Willie Nelson Pays Tribute To Generous Glen Campbell

Willie Nelson has paid tribute to his friend Glen Campbell in a new Rolling Stone magazine expose, revealing the Wichita Lineman singer helped him stay solvent at the beginning of his career.The publication's Patrick Doyle...

Glen Campbell Confused About Alzheimer's Diagnosis In Rolling Stone Interview

The extent of country star Glen Campbell's Alzheimer's Disease has been documented in a new Rolling Stone article about the Rhinestone Cowboy singer.The star's memory loss problems were diagnosed earlier this year (11), but his...

Glen Campbell Plays First Gig Since Alzheimer's Announcement

Veteran singer Glen Campbell was given a standing ovation at his first concert since announcing he has Alzheimer's disease.The Rhinestone Cowboy hitmaker stunned fans last month (Jun11) after revealing he is suffering from the degenerative...

Glen Campbell To Retire Following Alzheimers Diagnosis

Glen Campbell, the US country singer-songwriter, will officially retire from the music industry later this year after being diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. Campbell will draw the curtain on his 50-year career with one final record...

Glen Campbell Has Alzheimer's Disease

Veteran singer Glen Campbell is suffering from Alzheimer's disease.The Rhinestone Cowboy hitmaker, 75, has been plagued by short-term memory loss for many years and six months ago, doctors confirmed he is suffering from the degenerative...

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