The Motown quartet's skill in customizing pop material was especially clear when they covered Jimmy Webb.
The Larry Weiss song became one of Glen's signature recordings and a global hit.
One of the world’s pre-eminent songwriters, Jimmy Webb can be said to have spearheaded an Americana equivalent of The Great American Songbook.
The incredible life and times of the great American singer and guitarist, as remembered by the man himself.
Featuring the Jimmy Webb-penned opus, ‘MacArthur Park,’ Richard Harris' 'A Tramp Shining' was a chart-topper from an unlikely source.
'Glen could sing the phone book,' Carl told us, 'and you'd want to buy it.'
Ashley Campbell explains how her father went back to his roots for his final album.
The first of a three-part series in which we talk at length to the producer of Glen's final album.
With its roots in country tradition and punk attitude, Americana music is hard to define but easy to love. uDiscover Music dons a Nudie suit and goes in search of the Americana...
'Don't Leave Me This Way' prompted Thelma's close-fought UK chart battle with Harold Melvin and the Bluenotes, but in the US, she won hands down.
A selection of the finest work by a true great of American music.
One of Glen's career hits written by the peerless Jimmy Webb, ‘Galveston’ was part of a hit album of the same name.
Campbell's version of 'Dream Baby,' by an artist born one day after him, was a country top tenner.
Donna's song from the 'Thank God It's Friday' soundtrack, ‘Last Dance,’ became a gold-certified US pop success and the toast of the next awards season.
From the first flushes of romance, to heartbreak, loss and lust, the love song puts emotions to words – and music – remaining a core part of our lives.