Glen Campbell's 'I'm Not Gonna Miss You' About Alzheimer's Battle, Among Oscar Best Song Nominees

Sunday, 22 February 2015 - 22:03

Country legend Glen Campbell is among the Oscar nominees tonight, in the best original song category for ‘I'm Not Gonna Miss You’, from the documentary film Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me.

The song was written by the singer about his struggle with alzheimer’s disease after being diagnosed in 2011 and it features at the end of the documentary which follows his final tour.

Tonight, will be a bittersweet night for the 71 year old’s family, as his wife and daughter will attend the ceremony on his behalf.