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Dolly Parton is Herself and Nothing More in ‘Home’ Video: Watch

There’s a poem written by Jenny Joseph that everyone’s heard that starts out, “When I am an old woman I shall wear purple,” that goes on to say how she will spend her pension on “brandy and summer gloves,” “pick flowers in other people’s gardens” and learn to spit. In “Home,” Dolly Parton is at maximum Dolly Parton — and figuratively wearing purple.

05/28/2014

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Dolly Parton’s ‘Blue Smoke’ Is Her Highest-Charting Album to Date

Just because an artist is considered legendary doesn’t mean they always top the charts or sell a ton of records (and, of course, vice-versa). But it’s still surprising to learn that an artist of Dolly Parton’s stature hasn’t always reached the Top Ten during her long and successful career.

05/21/2014

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Which Dolly Parton Song Are You? Dolly Parton Wants to Know

Have you ever wondered which Dolly Parton song you are? Well, Parton just created a quiz herself via BuzzFeed to tell you.

05/08/2014

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Dolly Parton Defends Miley Cyrus, Gears Up for Live Twitter Chat

Dolly Parton is a strong believer in Miley Cyrus. Having seen her grow up right before her eyes, Parton defends Cyrus in her writeup on Cyrus as a part of Time’s 100 Most Influential People that published yesterday (April 23).

04/24/2014

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Dolly Parton Sings About Heartbreak and Moving On in ‘Blue Smoke’

“I’ve just about had all the heartache I can stand,” sings Dolly Parton in her new song “Blue Smoke,” the title track to her upcoming album. Watch a new lyric video.

03/18/2014

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Dolly Parton to Play Glastonbury Festival in June

The country legend will perform for the first time this June at the famed U.K. festival. The bill this year also includes Arcade Fire, Lily Allen and Blondie.

02/27/2014

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Dolly Parton to Release Her New Album ‘Blue Smoke’ in May

Dolly Parton says her new album, ‘Blue Smoke’, which will be released in conjunction with her world tour, is a reflection of her many musical sides.

02/11/2014

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Dolly Parton To Release New Album ‘Blue Smoke’ In 2014

The Country Music Hall of Famer will release ‘Blue Smoke’ via Sony Masterworks and her own label, Dolly Records, to coincide with the world tour she recently announced for next year.

12/09/2013

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Dolly Parton Announces U.S. Dates On Her ‘Blue Smoke World Tour’

“We’re kicking off our Blue Smoke World Tour right here at home. I love traveling all over the world; but it’s true, there’s nothing like home,” Parton said.

12/06/2013

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GRAMMY Hall of Fame Inducts Recordings from Dolly Parton, Kris Kristofferson, The Rolling Stones, More

The 27 inductees range from Dolly Parton’s “Jolene,”and The Rolling Stones’ “Honky Tonk Women” to Sam Cooke’s “Wonderful World” and The Sugarhill Gang’s “Rapper’s Delight.”

12/04/2013

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