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Dolly Parton reveals stories behind her biggest hits!

Everybody loves Dolly! She is a multitalented personality. More than an amazing singer, she is a very creative songwriter and plays many instruments. Keep reading to find out more about this music genius!

  • Dolly Rebecca Parton was born in 19 January 1946 in Locust Ridge, Tennessee.
  • As a country music star, launched her debut album in 1967 called Hello, I’m Dolly.
  • She has a record of number one singles with 25 songs at top of the country music charts.
  • The 74-year-old has many untold stories about the entertainment world that fans love!

The queen of country music tells us who are her chosen artists to sing her songs. The many performers covering her songs, including mainstream artists such as Olivia Newton-John and Linda Ronstadt, reflect her influence on pop culture.

Parton especially remembers the moment when she heard on the radio Whitney Houston's version of her song "I Will Always Love You" that became a worldwide hit song in the 90s.

Can you believe that one of her most famous tunes “Jolene” has never been a hit! Despite it being covered more than 400 times by many other artists.

Her favorite performer was Pink at the 2019 MusiCares gala, it was so spectacular that she hopes the maverick pop star made it into a single.

Dolly Parton reveals biggest hits.

Her biggest dream is to hear Céline Dion singing "I Will Always Love You.” Wouldn’t it be great if Barbra Streisand records a version of "Jolene.'"

Corey Robertson

Corey Robertson is an American journalist and writer. She has over 20 years experience in the movie industry. A pretzels fan who loves Hollywood romantic comedies and a walk in the park. + info

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