Glen Campbell revealed in June 2011, a month before this photograph was taken,  that he had Alzheimer’s disease, saying it had been diagnosed six months earlier. Photograph: Matt Sayles/AP

Glen Campbell, the sweet-voiced, guitar-picking son of a sharecropper who became a recording, television and movie star in the 1960s and 1970s, waged (...)

Rhinestone Cowboy-era Glen Campbell shot taken in his 1970s heyday. File photograph: Getty Images

US country singer Glen Campbell has died at the age of 81, his publicist said. The singer, famous for hits including Rhinestone Cowboy and Wichita Li(...)