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Friday Jul 11 | RollingStone

Flashback: Loretta Lynn Duets With Sissy Spacek

By 1976, Loretta Lynn had already earned nearly every award in country music when the Kentucky-born singer-songwriter penned her autobiography with writer George Vecsey.

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Related Topix: Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Horror Movies, Thriller, Carrie, Celebrities, Sissy Spacek, Loretta Lynn, Country, Alternative, Music, Entertainment

Thu Jul 10, 2014

UPI

Loretta Lynn to receive lifetime achievement award from Americana Music Association

The 82-year-old singer will receive a lifetime achievement award for songwriting at the ceremony.

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Related Topix: Loretta Lynn, Country, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Music, Entertainment

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Music biopics: Rough road to the big screen

The recipe for a music biopic should go something like this: Start with a beloved musician; add a string of crowd-pleasing hits; mix in a good dose of backstage drama; hit them with a triumphant and/or fatal finale; roll credits.

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Related Topix: Arts, Cinema, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Celebrities, Sissy Spacek, Loretta Lynn, Country, Alternative, Texas

Wed Jun 18, 2014

Rotten Tomatoes

10 Rockin' Music Biopics

This weekend, director Clint Eastwood returns to theaters with Jersey Boys , an adaptation of the Tony-winning musical inspired by the story of 1960s singing sensations the Four Seasons.

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Related Topix: Classical, Mozart, Amadeus Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Oscars, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Music!, Bound for Glory

Fri Jun 13, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Tom Hiddleston as Hank Williams: 4 Other Actors Who Took Country Music To The Big Screen

The very English Tom Hiddleston has just been cast as country legend Hank Williams in an upcoming biopic entitled, I Saw the Light .

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Related Topix: Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Sissy Spacek, Alternative

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