On this day in Country Music History! #WQBENightShow
March 21st 1977, Glen Campbell was at #1 on the US Country chart with “Southern Nights”, a song written by Allen Toussaint and the first single released from Campbell’s 1977 album, Southern Nights. The lyrics were inspired by childhood memories of Allen Toussaint, who had of visiting relatives in the Louisiana backwoods which often entailed storytelling under star-filled nighttime skies.
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