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Country singer Don Williams dies aged 78 after a 'short illness'

One of my all time favorites!!!   RIP Don!

 

Country singer Don Williams has died after a short illness.

A rep confirmed the death, which comes two years after the 78-year-old Country Hall Of Famer officially retired from music.

Known affectionately as the 'gentle giant' due to his 6ft1 frame, Williams had 16 number one country hits during his long career. 

Country singer Don Williams has died aged 78 after a 'short illness', his rep confirmed to The Tennessean
 

Country singer Don Williams has died aged 78 after a 'short illness', his rep confirmed to The Tennessean

He became known as a singer as a member of the folk trio the Pozo Seco Singers, which had a string of hits in the 60s, before he struck out alone.

Williams' best known work includes the tracks Tulsa Time, Back in My Younger Days, You’re My Best Friend, Lord, I Hope This Day Is Good, and Some Broken Hearts Never Mend.



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Farewell to the Rhinestone Cowboy: Glen Campbell, superstar singer of 1960s and '70s, dies age 81 in Nashville following long battle with Alzheimer's

Glen Campbell, Rhinestone Cowboy singer, dies aged 81

Glen Campbell, the grinning, high-pitched entertainer who had such hits as "Rhinestone Cowboy" and spanned country, pop, television and movies, has died. He was 81. Campbell's publicist Sandy Brokaw says the singer died Tuesday morning in Nashville. No cause was immediately given. Campbell announced in June 2011 that he had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and that it was in its early stages at that time. Campbell was one of the biggest stars of the late 1960s and 1970s. He sold more than 45 million records, had 12 gold albums and 75 chart hits. He co-starred with John Wayne in the 1969 movie "True Grit" and had a weekly audience of some 50 million people for the "Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour" on CBS from 1969 to 1972.

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Glen Campbell, superstar entertainer of 1960s and '70s, dies

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NEW Glen Campbell, the grinning, high-pitched entertainer who had such hits as "Rhinestone Cowboy" and spanned country, pop, television...

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