Dolly Parton

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7/19/17-Kenny Rogers' Last Appearance

Country icon Kenny Rogers will reunite onstage with Dolly Parton for one final performance at a star-studded farewell concert in Nashville, Tennessee later this year. Kenny retired from international touring a few years ago and in 2016 he announced he will be wrapping up his live shows for good after one more trek. Kenny has now set October 25th as his official retirement date, and he will gather with his […]

todayJuly 19, 2017


7/9/16-Dolly Parton about hits

Country Pop music icon Dolly Parton couldn't care less if she has another big hit. The 70-year-old singer's latest singles aren't grabbing as much airtime on radio stations as her smashes 9 to 5 and Jolene did back in the day, and she accepts she's not as popular as her more contemporary peers, but reaching the top of album charts is no longer a concern of hers. (Of course, penning […]

todayJuly 9, 2016


6/1/16-Dolly Parton Re-Vows!

Dolly Parton has confirmed she and her reclusive husband have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a quiet vow renewal ceremony. The country music star first wed Carl Dean on May 30, 1966 and the couple celebrated 50 years as husband and wife over the Memorial Day weekend. Dolly showed off the wedding dress she wore for her second nuptials during a taping of U.S. TV show "Home & Family" […]

todayJune 1, 2016


5/16/16-Dolly Parton Sequel

Dolly Parton is bringing back the cast of her record-breaking TV movie "Coat of Many Colors" for a sequel. Over 12 million viewers tuned in to watch the biographical tale of Parton's upbringing when it aired in the U.S. in December and now bosses at NBC are keen to make a follow-up. Dolly Parton's Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love will feature Jennifer Nettles and Ricky Schroder as Parton's […]

todayMay 16, 2016


10/15/15-Dolly Parton health scare

Our pal Dolly Parton has dismissed claims she has stomach cancer. Rumors had been circulating that the 69-year-old country superstar had been battling the disease. However, Dolly came forward on Wednesday to issue a medical update in an attempt to reassure her fans. In the statement, Dolly admitted she was hospitalized last month (September 15), but for a different reason – to have some kidney stones removed. Following the routine […]

todayOctober 15, 2015


6/17/15-Don Henley, Mick & Dolly!

Eagles founder Don Henley has recruited an all-star cast including Mick Jagger and Dolly Parton for his first solo album in 15 years. 'Cass County' will be a full tilt country record. Henley teams with Jagger and Miranda Lanbert for the song 'Bramble Rose' to recall the country-tinged Gram Parsons inspired Stones country songs of the early 70s. Dolly Parton also guests on the record singing the Louvin Brothers 'When […]

todayJune 17, 2015


3/27/15-Dolly Parton about time!

Dolly Parton is completely amazed by how fast the past three decades have flown by. The 69-year-old "I Will Always Love You" singer-songwriter opened up her theme park Dollywood in 1986, a tourist attraction in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. And although critics in the Eighties predicted Dollywood's swift demise, the recreational facility is still going strong. "It's amazing how time goes by," Dolly told People magazine. "When I think 30 years, […]

todayMarch 27, 2015


1/3/15-Dolly: Stay Positive

Dolly Parton heals fast after heartbreak. The famous singer has been an icon in the music industry since the late 60s, breaking the charts with tracks such as "9 to 5" and "Jolene." She has had many male admirers over the years but has been married to her husband Carl Thomas Dean since before she entered the limelight, with the couple celebrating their 45th anniversary in 2011. Asked how she […]

todayJanuary 3, 2015


12/17/14-Dolly Parton: Never Retire

Dolly Parton would die performing 'anyone's song' as long as she was happy. The 68-year-old country musician released her 42nd album called Blue Smoke this year, and it has been one of her most commercially successful ' particularly in the UK. She shows no signs of slowing down just yet, with Dolly reiterating her belief that passing away on stage would be the best way to go. 'I just always […]

todayDecember 17, 2014