Since this past April, singer Glen Campbell has been living in a special care facility due to advances in his battle with Alzheimer’s disease. He had previously been living with his family, including his wife Kim, at his home in Nashville, but the task of caring for him had become too great for the family to handle alone.
Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease several years ago, country-pop legend Glen Campbell recently entered a specialized care facility. Now, according to a recent update from his Campbell’s wife Kim Campbell, the “Rhinestone Cowboy” singer’s once-stellar music skills are deteriorating.
Singer Glen Campbell, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease several years ago, was recently moved to a facility to better able to care for him. This weekend, his wife Kim reported that he is doing well in the new surroundings.
In 2011, singer Glen Campbell and his family made public the news that he’d been diagnosed with Alzhemier’s. Now the singer is moving into a special facility to receive additional care.
Known for his emotional piano ballads, Nail’s new album is less piano-based and more guitar-heavy than his previous two releases.
Singer, songwriter, studio owner, music publisher: Considering how many aspects of the music business Tompall was involved with during his long career, it’s a wonder he’s not better known.
While rock stars are notorious for their rebellious and law-breaking ways, stars of country music are no less volatile, and have racked up some impressive arrest records and mug shots in the process.
Glen Campbell is forced to cancel Australian tour dates with Kenny Rogers. Speculations are that it is due to his progressing Alzheimer’s. Grab a kleenex and watch his just released video for “A Better Place.”
He may have Alzheimer’s, but on stage Glen Campbell can still sing, charm his fans, and play guitar like the dickens. His 18-song set in Chicago was a playful, endearing run through his best-known songs.