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Dolly Parton's birthday wish to Cher is a must-see: 'What're we now, 37?'

Said the country music legend to the pop legend: "I think we're holdin' up pretty good for our age. What're we now, 37?"            [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
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Dolly Parton opens Dollywood's Wildwood Grove. Here's how the new area stacks up

Wildwood Grove is a land built from Dolly Parton's dreams, and she said the new six-acre, $37 million addition sets a new standard for Dollywood.            [Author: Knoxville News Sentinel]
Tags: News, Dolly Parton, Dollywood, Knoxville News Sentinel, Wildwood Grove


FBI honors Dolly Parton for work following Great Smoky Mountain wildfires

Singer Dolly Parton was recognized last week by the FBI for her efforts to provide financial support to families affected by wildfires that ravaged parts of eastern Tennessee in 2016.
Tags: Cnn, Fbi, Tennessee, Dolly Parton


Eaglet welcomed as new addition at Dollywood

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (AP) — Dolly Parton’s Dollywood has welcomed a fluffy addition to the amusement park — an eaglet. Media outlets report the eaglet hatched Wednesday. The eaglet is part of the park’s Eagle Mountain Sanctuary, a 30,000-square-foot aviary. The park has a live cam labeled “Grant & Glenda” featuring the eaglet. Most Read […]
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Lily Tomlin On ‘9 To 5’ Sequel: ‘We Hope That We Live To See It’

The "Grace and Frankie" star tells Ellen she's hoping to reunite with Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton on the big screen.
Tags: News, Dolly Parton, Ellen, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Frankie


Dolly Parton makes NASCAR debut as sponsor at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Tyler Reddick had his own “Hello, Dolly” moment when he saw his pink and white race car at Bristol Motor Speedway. The reigning Xfinity Series champion is piloting a Chevrolet at Bristol covered with country music icon Dolly Parton’s face and her signature butterfly logo. The No. 2 car features Parton-owned […]
Tags: News, Dolly Parton, Bristol, Nascar, Auto Racing, Parton, Tenn AP, Dolly, Tyler Reddick


Dolly Parton's kind of busy: 'Heartstrings' on Netflix this fall; '9 to 5' 'progressing'

Dolly Parton's presence on Netflix will get much bigger in 2019 with her upcoming series "Heartstrings" and a new Christmas musical.            [Author: Knoxville News Sentinel]
Tags: News, Netflix, Dolly Parton, Knoxville News Sentinel


Don’t stop the music: Campaign songs tell candidates’ story

When Elizabeth Warren took the stage to launch her presidential run to the strains of Dolly Parton’s “9 to 5,” the song seemed to sum up the spirit of a candidacy built on giving workers a fairer shake. Only days earlier, fellow Democrat Kamala Harris had exited her own campaign kickoff rally with an equally […]
Tags: News, Entertainment, Elizabeth Warren, Nation, Dolly Parton, Kamala Harris


Brandi Carlile, Maren Morris Talk Female Inspirations on International Women’s Day

Brandi Carlile and Maren Morris, both Grammy-winning singer-songwriters, discussed representation of women in the music industry and their female inspirations on International Women’s Day. The two sat down together at the historic RCA Studios in Nashville, where Elvis Presley once recorded music and Dolly Parton accidentally drove her car into a wall, for a Beats […]
Tags: News, Dolly Parton, Elvis Presley, Nashville, Maren Morris, Brandi Carlile, RCA Studios, Highwomen


Dolly Parton Signs With Sony/ATV Publishing

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has signed a deal to represent the catalog of singer-songwriter Dolly Parton, the company announced today. The agreement takes in songs from across Parton’s entire career, including the record-breaking global smash “I Will Always Love You” as well as hits like “9 to 5,” “Jolene,” “Love Is Like A Butterfly” and “Two […]
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Dolly Parton’s sister ‘ashamed’ of star over silence on #MeToo protest

Younger sibling says singer should use her position to speak out about abuse in the country and western music industryDolly Parton has been criticised by her younger sister for not speaking out more about sexual predators in the country and western music scene, after the star of 9 to 5 said she didn’t identify as a feminist and indicated she had no interest in becoming a cheerleader for the #MeToo movement.In a scathing attack on the Nashville singer’s approach to sexual harassment, Stella Parto...
Tags: Music, Country, World news, Dolly Parton, Nashville, Sexual Harassment, Parton, MeToo Movement, Stella Parton


Dolly Parton's passion isn't just music...it's also literacy

Dolly Parton is the most award-winning female country singer of all time. But music isn't her only passion. She's also an advocate for literacy.
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Fred Foster, Key Figure in Careers of Dolly Parton, Roy Orbison and Kris Kristofferson, Dies at 87

Fred Foster, a Country Music Hall of Fame member who was a key figure in the discovery and development of Dolly Parton, Roy Orbison and Kris Kristofferson, died Wednesday at age 87. Foster was best known in Nashville for founding the Monument label and a publishing company, Combine Music, both of which were associated with […]
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Kristofferson, Dolly producer Fred Foster died at age 87

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville producer Fred Foster, who produced some of Roy Orbison’s most popular records and was the first to produce records from Kris Kristofferson and Dolly Parton, has died at the age of 87. His publicist, Martha Moore, said Foster died Wednesday in Nashville. Foster was the head of Monument Records label, […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Dolly Parton, Nashville, Roy Orbison, Foster, Kris Kristofferson, Nashville Tenn, Fred Foster, Martha Moore, Kristofferson Dolly, Nashville Foster


Dolly Parton talks #MeToo in the most Dolly Parton way

In London for her "9 to 5: The Musical," the country star talks about being hit on and how her early work relates to the #MeToo movement.            [Author: Knoxville News Sentinel]
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Dolly Parton's husband is not a big fan of her music

Dolly Parton says her husband is proud of her, but he's not the biggest fan of her music.
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Dolly Parton says her husband is not a big fan of her music

Dolly Parton says her husband is proud of her, but he's not the biggest fan of her music.
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Dolly Parton says her husband isn't 'one of the biggest fans' of her music

Dolly Parton revealed that her husband Carl Dean doesn't really listen to her music, despite the pair being married for more than 50 years.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 'energetic but lightweight'

The West End musical based on the 1980 film of the same name gets a mixed response.
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Dolly Parton: Women 'making great progress'

The singer say she is encouraged by improvements in gender equality but there's "still work to be done".
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Dolly Parton: Women are 'making great progress'

The singer say she is encouraged by improvements in gender equality but there's "still work to be done".
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Dolly Parton talks 9 to 5 The Musical

Dolly Parton graces London's West End for the premiere of hit show "9 to 5 The Musical." (Feb. 17)            [Author: AP]
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Dolly is still working 9 to 5

Dolly Parton graces London's West End for the premiere of hit show "9 to 5 The Musical." (Feb. 17)            [Author: AP]
Tags: London, News, Ap, Dolly Parton, Dolly


Michelle Obama led a banner Grammys for women

There's no doubt that women had a banner year at the Grammys. It's hard to say if this is an anomaly or the new normal, and it's too soon to herald a changing of the guard within the Recording Academy. However, the diversity of the female performers/honorees and winners -- not only in terms of race, but also musical genre and generation (from legends like Dolly Parton and Diana Ross to newcomers like Camila Cabello, Dua Lipa, and H.E.R.) -- is worth noting and applauding. Let's hope it's a sign ...
Tags: News, Dolly Parton, Stories, Michelle Obama, Diana Ross, Recording Academy, Camila Cabello Dua Lipa


Opinion: Why the Grammys exceeded my expectations

There's no doubt that women had a banner year at the Grammys. It's hard to say if this is an anomaly or the new normal, and it's too soon to herald a changing of the guard within the Recording Academy. However, the diversity of the female performers/honorees and winners -- not only in terms of race, but also musical genre and generation (from legends like Dolly Parton and Diana Ross to newcomers like Camila Cabello, Dua Lipa, and H.E.R.) -- is worth noting and applauding. Let's hope it's a sign ...
Tags: News, Dolly Parton, Stories, Grammys, Diana Ross, Recording Academy, Camila Cabello Dua Lipa


Melissa Leo, Camryn Manheim Among Cast for ‘Dolly Parton’s Heartstrings’

“Dolly Parton’s Heartstrings,” the Netflix anthology series showcasing memories and inspirations behind the country icon’s most beloved songs, has rounded out its cast. Melissa Leo, Ray McKinnon, Andy Mientus, Katie Stevens and Michael Willett will star in “Two Doors Down,” in which a family’s “lifetime of secrets” comes bursting out during a chaotic but comedic […]
Tags: News, Dolly Parton, Melissa Leo, Camryn Manheim, Sarah Shahi, Dolly Parton's Heartstrings, Tim Busfield, Melissa Leo Camryn Manheim, Michael Willett


Grammys 2019: 7 must-know moments from Sunday's awards show

At the Grammy Awards, Cardi B gave the sweetest speech, Dolly Parton was a crowd-pleaser, Drake got played off stage and other moments to remember.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Dolly is still loving it

Music icon Dolly Parton reveals she still loves being involved with music on the red carpet of the Grammys in L.A. (Feb. 11)            [Author: AP]
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The Best and Worst Moments of the 2019 Grammys

Dolly Parton stole the show, while a Motown tribute drew criticism online
Tags: Music, News, Uncategorized, Awards, Dolly Parton, Grammys, Grammys2019



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