In honor of her father’s birthday this weekend (April 22), Debby Campbell is releasing The Way We Were, a tribute album of her father’s iconic hits. CLICK HERE
to order The Way We Were.
“As hard as it was to sometimes go into the studio and sing some of dad’s songs, I knew in my heart it would help me get through his loss. The heartbreak will never go away. This was truly a labor of love and I hope it will mean as much to his fans as it means to me,” Debby Campbell shared.
Produced by Tony Mantor and released by Plateau Music, The Way We Were features 12 iconic hits from Glen Campbell’s catalogue.
“Working with Debby was a pleasure in so many ways. I get the honor to produce great songs, with a great singer, plus keep the Glen Campbell name and music alive for his fans, her fans and new fans who will hear what a talent they both are,” Mantor said.
THE WAY WE WERE TRACK LISTING:
1. By The Time I Get To Phoenix
2. Shoulder To Shoulder
3. One Of The Few
4. The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress
5. Less Of Me
6. That Silver Haired Daddy Of Mine
7. Leader Of The Band
8. It Looks Like Rain
9. I Will Never Pass This Way Again
10. Only One Life
11. Today Is Mine
12. The Way We Were
Country music singer and activist for Alzheimer’s, Debby Campbell was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1956 to Diane Kirk and Glen Travis Campbell. She is the eldest of 8 children and the daughter of the most famous “Rhinestone Cowboy” Glen Campbell. Debby loved singing from an early age and spent many summers with her dad on tour, and in the television studios with his Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour television show. Debby graduated high school in England living with her mom and step-dad Jack, while her step-dad was in the Air Force. Her dad, Glen became a world sensation, and would perform in England and send for Debby so she could spend time with him. In her early 20’s, Debby married and became a mother of 3, two boys and a girl. She lived in Italy, and the US during this time and currently loves being a grandmother to 4 grandchildren and 1 great-grand child. In the mid 80’s Debby became a flight attendant and today remains flying international as well as domestic. In 1987 Debby became part of her dads show on tour as a featured singer along with her full time job as a flight attendant. She toured and travel with the Glen Campbell show for 24 years and which included travels to Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Tasmania and Bermuda and many more.