See the New Statue of Glenn Frey in Winslow, Arizona

Winslow, Arizona… forever immortalized in the Eagles’ first hit has a new addition. A life-sized bronze statue of Glenn Frey now stands next to a statue that went-up in the 90s, resembling Jackson Browne – the song’s co-writer.

This new one was funded by two Phoenix morning radio hosts, Mark Devine and Paul Marshall.

“We thought a statue would be a great way to pay tribute to his everlasting impact on Arizona’s history,” Devine said in a statement.

The statue debuted at last weekend’s annual “Standin’ on the Corner” music festival.

Statue of Glenn Frey in Winslow, Arizona! #glennfrey #eagles #takeiteasy

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Fortunately for all of us, Glenn was once stranded in Winslow, Arizona. When friend and neighbor Jackson Browne needed help with the song, Glenn offered-up that line.

And we’ve been singing along ever since…

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