Dolly Rebecca Parton is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, actress, author, businesswoman, and humanitarian, known primarily for her work in country music. After achieving success as a songwriter for others, Parton made her album debut in 1967 with Hello, I'm Dolly. With steady success during the remainder of the 1960s, her sales and chart peak came during the 1970s and continued into the 1980s. Parton's albums in the 1990s did not sell as well, but she achieved commercial success again in the new millennium and has released albums on various independent labels since 2000, including her own label, Dolly Records.
We've been singing along for decades with Dolly Parton, the poor girl from the Great Smoky Mountains who became the glitzy queen of country glamour. She's still at it 24/7, still writing her legacy one.. CBS News - Published
Country icon Dolly Parton is going to perform a medley of faith-based songs for the CMA Awards, including a duet she recently recorded with Australian duo for KING and COUNTRY. (Oct. 23)
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This week "Sunday Morning," with guest host Lee Cowan, features John Blackstone's cover story on American Giant, a sportswear manufacturer whose apparel is entirely "Made in the U.S.A." Plus: David.. CBS News - Published
Country music icon Dolly Parton pulled off a big surprise when she took the stage at the Newport Folk Festival this weekend where women artists were in the spotlight. Parton was part of the first-ever.. CBS News - Published