35 relations: Allen Toussaint, Amazing Grace, Art Garfunkel, Billboard charts, Bob Dylan, Bob Russell (songwriter), Bobby Scott (musician), Both Sides, Now, By the Time I Get to Phoenix, Capitol Records, Country music, Galveston (song), Gentle on My Mind (song), Glen Campbell, Hank Williams, He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother, I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry, Jimmy Webb, Joe Darion, John Hartford, John Newton, Joni Mitchell, Mason Williams, Mitch Leigh, Mr. Tambourine Man, Otis Redding, Paul Simon, Rhinestone Cowboy, Roger Miller, Scarborough Fair (ballad), Southern Nights (song), Steve Cropper, The Impossible Dream (The Quest), Wichita Lineman, (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay.
Allen Toussaint (January 14, 1938 – November 10, 2015) was an American musician, songwriter, arranger and record producer, who was an influential figure in New Orleans R&B from the 1950s to the end of the century, described as "one of popular music’s great backroom figures."Richard Williams,, The Guardian, November 11, 2015.
"Amazing Grace" is a Christian hymn published in 1779, with words written by the English poet and Anglican clergyman John Newton (1725–1807).
Arthur Ira "Art" Garfunkel (born November 5, 1941) is an American singer, poet, math teacher and actor.
The Billboard charts tabulate the relative weekly popularity of singles or albums in the United States and elsewhere.
Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, author, and painter who has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more than five decades.
Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell (April 25, 1914 – February 1970) was an American songwriter (mainly lyricist) born in Passaic, New Jersey.
Robert William Scott (January 29, 1937 – November 5, 1990) was an American musician, record producer, and songwriter.
"Both Sides, Now" is one of the best-known songs of Canadian singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell.
"By the Time I Get to Phoenix" is a song written by Jimmy Webb.
Capitol Records, Inc. is an American record label owned by Universal Music Group through its Capitol Music Group imprint.
Country music, also known as country and western or simply country, is a genre of popular music that originated in the southern United States in the early 1920s.
"Galveston" is a song written by Jimmy Webb and popularized by American country music singer Glen Campbell who recorded it with the instrumental backing of members of The Wrecking Crew.
"Gentle on My Mind" is a song written by John Hartford,.
Glen Travis Campbell (April 22, 1936 – August 8, 2017) was an American singer, guitarist, songwriter, television host, and actor.
Hiram "Hank" Williams (September 17, 1923 – January 1, 1953) was an American singer-songwriter.
"He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother" is a popular music ballad written by Bobby Scott and Bob Russell.
"I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" is a song recorded by American country music singer-songwriter Hank Williams in 1949.
Jimmy Layne Webb (born August 15, 1946) is an American songwriter, composer, and singer.
Joe Darion, (30 January 1917 - 6 June 2001) was an American musical theatre lyricist, most famous for Man of La Mancha. Darion was born in New York City and died in Lebanon, New Hampshire.
John Cowan Hartford (December 30, 1937 – June 4, 2001) was an American folk, country, and bluegrass composer and musician known for his mastery of the fiddle and banjo, as well as for his witty lyrics, unique vocal style, and extensive knowledge of Mississippi River lore.
John Newton (– 21 December 1807) was an English Anglican clergyman who served as a sailor in the Royal Navy for a period, and later as the captain of slave ships.
Roberta Joan "Joni" Mitchell, CC (née Anderson; born November 7, 1943) is a Canadian singer-songwriter.
Mason Douglas Williams (born August 24, 1938) is an American classical guitarist, composer, writer, comedian, and poet, best known for his 1968 instrumental "Classical Gas" and for his work as a comedy writer on Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour, The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour, and Saturday Night Live.
Mitch Leigh (born Irwin Michnick; January 30, 1928March 16, 2014) was an American musical theatre composer and theatrical producer best known for the musical Man of La Mancha.
Otis Ray Redding Jr. (September 9, 1941 – December 10, 1967) was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, arranger, and talent scout.
Paul Frederic Simon (born October 13, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter and actor.
"Rhinestone Cowboy" is a song written by Larry Weiss and most famously recorded by American country music singer Glen Campbell.
Roger Dean Miller, Sr. (January 2, 1936 – October 25, 1992) was an American singer-songwriter, musician, and actor, best known for his honky-tonk-influenced novelty songs.
"Scarborough Fair" is a traditional English ballad (existing in more than one version) that hangs, in some versions at least, upon a possible visit by an unidentified person (the "third party") to the Yorkshire town of Scarborough.
"Southern Nights" is a song written and recorded by Allen Toussaint, from his 1975 album Southern Nights, and later recorded by American country music singer Glen Campbell.
Steven Lee Cropper (born October 21, 1941) is an American guitarist, songwriter and record producer.
"The Impossible Dream (The Quest)" is a popular song composed by Mitch Leigh, with lyrics written by Joe Darion.
"Wichita Lineman" is a song written by American songwriter Jimmy Webb in 1968.
"(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay" is a song co-written by soul singer Otis Redding and guitarist Steve Cropper.