Glen Campbell
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"Glen Travis Campbell" is an American country music singer, guitarist, Presenter/television host, and occasional actor. He is best known for a series of chart-topper/hits in the 1960s and 1970s, and for hosting a variety show called The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour on CBS television.

During his 50 years in show business, Campbell has released more than 70 albums. He has sold 45 million records and accumulated 12 RIAA Gold albums, 4 Platinum albums and 1 Double-Platinum album. He has placed a total of 80 different songs on either the Hot Country Songs/Billboard Country Chart, Hot 100/Billboard Hot 100, and/or the Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks/Adult Contemporary Chart, of which 29 made the Top 10 and of which nine reached number one on at least one of those charts. Campbell's hits include his recordings of John Hartford's "Gentle on My Mind (song)/Gentle on My Mind", Jimmy Webb's "By the Time I Get to Phoenix", "Wichita Lineman", and "Galveston (song)/Galveston", Larry Weiss's "Rhinestone Cowboy (song)/Rhinestone Cowboy", and Allen Toussaint's "Southern Nights (song)/Southern Nights".

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