Glen Campbell, "Rhinestone Cowboy" singer, dead at 81

The legend behind hits including “Wichita Lineman" and "By the Time I Get to Phoenix" recently released his final studio album. He was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease six years ago.

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    Country singers Glen Campbell, and Tanya Tucker, are shown at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, Feb. 15, 1979.

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    Glen Campbell, Kim Woolen, and Ashley Campbell arrive at the 54th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, Feb. 12, 2012.

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    Singer Glen Campbell performing during his Goodbye Tour in Little Rock, Ark, Sept. 6, 2012.

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    Musician Glen Campbell poses for a portrait in Malibu, Calif. Campbell, July 27, 2011.

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    Singer Glen Campbell performs on stage at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, California October 6, 2011.

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    Musician Glen Campbell and wife Kim Woollen pose at the 2012 MusiCares Person of the Year tribute, February 10, 2012.

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    Glen Campbell presents a special Career Achievement Award to Kenny Rogers at the 36th annual Academy of Country Music Awards May 9, 2001.

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