Glen Campbell‘s impact on country music is something that no one can ignore. Over the course of his career, Campbell managed to place 80 different songs on various Billboard charts. 29 of those songs were Top 10 hits, while nine of them became number one hits.
Out of all of Campbell’s many hits, there were five songs that had a profound influence on the course of country music. As children, future artists listened to these songs and felt a push to pursue their own careers as country stars. Because of this, these five songs of Campbell’s have both directly and indirectly helped inspire entire generations of new country singers, and will continue to for years to come.
In memory of Campbell and his outstanding talents as a singer and musician, we’ve gathered those five songs here for you to enjoy. Start your musical journey by heading down below.