Jimmy Webb has given the American songbook more hits, in more
styles, than any other songwriter of his generation. He is also the
only artist to ever receive Grammy Awards for music, lyrics, and
orchestration. The wunderkind of pop music, Webb became the hottest
songwriter around when, starting at age twenty-one, he wrote a
string of hits recorded by Glen Campbell ("By the Time I Get to
Phoenix," "Galveston"), The 5th Dimension ("Up, Up and Away"),... more...