Glen Campbell, one of country music’s greatest treasures, passed away yesterday at the age of 81. Campbell’s music touched the lives of millions of people. Within the world of country music, he was an icon and had a tremendous influence on generations of musicians. As news of his passing hit yesterday, celebrities from country music, entertainment and politics shared memories and expressed condolences.
— Charlie Daniels (@CharlieDaniels) August 8, 2017
Glen Campbell was one of the greatest voices of all time. I will always love you, Glen! pic.twitter.com/LQFEWA42lF
— Dolly Parton (@DollyParton) August 8, 2017
Extremely sad to hear that Glen Campbell has passed away. My prayers and thoughts go out to him and his family.
— Blake Shelton (@blakeshelton) August 8, 2017
Very sad to see Glen Campbell go after a long goodbye. He and his music will always be with us. Thanks, Glen. Rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/bTOi68SW5j
— Clint Black (@Clint_Black) August 9, 2017
— Jason Aldean (@Jason_Aldean) August 9, 2017
Glen Campbell is legendary, timeless & will forever have a huge mark on country music. We send our love and prayers to his family & friends.
— Lady Antebellum (@ladyantebellum) August 9, 2017
So very sorry to hear that Glen Campbell has passed away. It's the end of an era of tremendous talent. RIP
— Travis Tritt (@Travistritt) August 9, 2017
Glen Campbell was an iconic American artist & fellow Arkansan. His legacy will be his great talent & how he decided to live with Alzheimers.
— Bill Clinton (@billclinton) August 9, 2017
I grew up listening to Glen Campbell and his music helped influence my love of great lyrics and great melodies. Rest in peace!
— Sara Evans (@saraevansmusic) August 9, 2017
Zac Brown Band
Glen Campbell was an amazing performer, musician &, more importantly, a great dude. He will be missed.
— Zac Brown Band (@zacbrownband) August 9, 2017
So sad to hear the news of @GlenCampbell. You'll be missed by so many.
— Martina McBride (@martinamcbride) August 9, 2017
— James Woods (@RealJamesWoods) August 9, 2017
— Alan Jackson (@OfficialJackson) August 8, 2017
RIP, Glen. You were my first employer as a writer. We were all in awe of your musicality. https://t.co/WjvYWGNGl7
— Steve Martin (@SteveMartinToGo) August 8, 2017
Glen Campbell was an incredible musician and singer. We will miss you Glen…especially in “Galveston" pic.twitter.com/o5c0s7JKFq
— Clay Walker (@ClayWalker) August 8, 2017
Glen Campbell… The artist. The songwriter. The musician. The man. Music will never be the same. Missing the Rhinestone Cowboy already!
— Darius Rucker (@dariusrucker) August 8, 2017
— Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) August 8, 2017
RIP Glen Campbell … still love the G C edition of the 12 string Ovation you gave me in '73 … I'll play it tonight with love.
— Peter Henry Fonda (@iamfonda) August 8, 2017
Country music will never be the same. Sending love to Glen Campbell’s family. pic.twitter.com/NMT5b7s7U3
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) August 8, 2017
— Tim McGraw (@TheTimMcGraw) August 8, 2017