Remembering Eagles Co-Founder Glenn Frey

The band's principle singer, songwriter and guitarist died in New York City at the age of 67.
2:13 | 01/19/16

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I do want to celebrate the life of eagles co-founder Glenn Frey, so many celebrating the rock 'N' roll legend this morning. He passed away at the age of 67 and ABC's Chris Connelly takes a look back at his incredible contribution to the music world. ? Take it easy ? Reporter: As a principal singer, songwriter and guitarist with the eagles Glenn Frey helped to define the sound and sensibility of southern California rock in the 1970s. ? Take it easy ? Reporter: That 1972 career defining smash, just the first in hi steady stream of irresistibly melodic hits with Frey at their center. ? I may never see you again ? Reporter: Including "Peaceful easy feeling." ? It's another tequila sunrise ? Reporter: "Tequila sunrise." ? You can't hide your lying eyes ? Reporter: With countharm mizing with don Henley on "Hotel California." Frey and Henley formed the eagles in L.A. After a stint in Linda ronstadt's backing band and went their separate ways before reuniting in '94. Frey in the meantime, turning up as an actor on "Miami vice." Right now your business is 25 grand up front. ? You belong to the city ? Reporter: And as a solo artist hitting with "You belong to the city ? ? the heat is on." Reporter: And "The heat is on." Glenn Frey died Monday in new York at the age of 67. The eagles website saying in part words cannot describe our sorrow nor our love and respect for all he has given us. For "Good morning America," Chris Connelly, ABC news, los Angeles. ? There are stars in the southern sky ? A lot of that is from the eagles documentary. It transcends time, generate generationally just holds up. He will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Frey family. Every second a hit in there. We're singing along. Now to rob.

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