Arkansas Native Collin Raye Honored Glen Campbell With 2013 Tribute Album
Native Arkansan Collin Raye who was a friend of the late Glen Campbell honored him in 2013, with a tribute album that featured some of the most beloved Glen Campbell songs of all time.
Raye, the multi-platinum artist like Campbell was born a small town in Arkansas and several years ago when he had the opportunity to show his respect and admiration to the Rhinestone Cowboy he jumped at the chance. The 12-track album titled, Still On The Line: The Songs of Glen Campbell, is available for purchase here.
2.Gentle On My Mind (feat. Ricky Skaggs)
6.Country Boy (You’ve Got Your Feet In L.A.)
7.Try A Little Kindness
8.Dreams Of The Everyday Housewife
9.By The Time I Get To Phoenix
10.The Hand That Rocks The Cradle
11.Rhinestone Cowboy (feat. Billy Dean)
12.Where’s The Playground Susie
According to a press release, Raye issued the following statement on Campbell’s passing:
“My hero... My Friend... Glen Campbell, is gone. My heart is heavy. A lot of memories… the end to a beautiful era in music. His incredible legacy is what we have now. Thank you, my friend, for always treating me as an equal, though clearly I am not. May God comfort your sweet family, and welcome you into His presence. The Heavenly Band, just got way better. I love you, Glen. Happy Trails."
Here's one of my favorites from that album.