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  1. Kurt Cobain's daughter Frances and fiance leave Sundance...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    Kurt Cobain's grunge-loving daughter Frances Bean paid homage to Country music legend Dolly Parton after attending this year's Sundance Film Festival in Utah. The late Nirvana star's only child , who touched down at Los Angeles Airport after the annual event, wore a t-shirt with a photograph of the legendary star on the front after wishing her a happy 69th birthday on Twitter last week.


  2. MomentumLONG Distance CareRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... of relatively unknown Pennsylvanian musicians out-competing such industry icons as "Shania Twain, Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson?" Likely it was very few. When asked the band's secret to success, Jolin answered, "I think it's just the ...


  3. Dolly Parton's songs coming to life in tv movie seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Country music 's timeless sweetheart Dolly Parton will soon be featured in a series of made-for-tv movies. The movies, which will air on NBC, will not only tell Dolly Parton's life story but also bring many of her beloved songs to life.


  4. How to Fight for Your Right to Leave Work by 6 PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    ... give in to the crazy. Opt out. Take a lesson from the woman who taught you to grab life by the rhinestones, Dolly Parton. As she sings in "9 to 5" (which is just a jangly, countrified version of The Communist Manifesto , if you ask me), "It's enough ...


  5. Album Of The Week: Natalie Prass Natalie PrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Stereogum

    ... a breakup album. Almost every song is about watching someone drift away ("Christy" is practically a rewrite of Dolly Parton's "Jolene") or pining for that person


  6. All Opinions Are Local: Closing the achievement gap with early readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... address label. It was part of a program called Imagination Library , based in Tennessee and founded by singer Dolly Parton. Imagination Library, which began in 1995, now sends monthly books to almost 770,000 children across the country. Natalie ...


  7. Concert Review: Who knew a ukulele orchestra even existed?Read the original story

    Monday | The Tech

    ... in sync to the unlikely, diverse sounds it produced. With renditions of songs by Lady Gaga, Talking Heads, Dolly Parton, Blur, Marvin Gaye, and more, the orchestra playedjust about every genre in the book, adding its own quirky touches here and ...


  8. Dolly Parton signs development deal with NBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... that are meant to appeal to an inclusive family audience. "I don't know anyone in the world who doesn't love Dolly Parton, and the idea of developing television movies inspired by her incredible life and the stories she has sung about for decades is ...


  9. Watch: Kiwi ukuleles take over the BelmontRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Austin American Statesman

    ... globe. Mixing numbers largely obscure to those not from Down Under with a handful of universal classic such as Dolly Parton's "Jolene" and Paul Simon's "50 Ways to Leave Your Lover," they put on an entertaining show that depended equally on musical ...


  10. Coat of many colours by local carver to be featured at DollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | CBC News

    Award winning carver Jordan Straker made a coat of many colours to be displayed at Dolly Parton's Dollywood theme park. A special wooden coat of many colours made by an acclaimed Penticton carver for country singer Dolly Parton will be featured at the annual opening of Dollywood.


  11. Dolly Parton Making Moves as Movie ProducerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 |

    Dolly Parton has signed a development deal with NBC, and she'll apparently be in the producer's chair for a slate of two-hour TV movies based on her songs, stories and incredible life. "We want to create projects for NBC that are both fun and inspirational with a family audience in mind," the entertainment icon said when she announced the new venture.


  12. Long-time DJ recalls deep country roots: Just FolksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Lebanon Daily News

    JoAnn Thomas holds a 1972 photo of herself with Dolly Parton that was taken in Wheeling, W.Va. The photo is displayed in the Allen Theatre, Annville.


  13. Blake Shelton Calls Himself 'The Justin Bieber Of Country Music'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 |

    Blake Shelton took over hosting duties on " Saturday Night Live " and quickly set himself apart from the pack of other country superstar hosts such as Taylor Swift and Dolly Parton. "Yes I have been drinking.


  14. The Voice: 15 things we noticed during the third blind auditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Metro

    ... getting into music. Several struggled with nerves, with Shirleymarie the worst as she wobbled her way through Dolly Parton's Here You Come Again. 11. Tom mentioned that he had appeared on the 1990s Will Smith sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. It's ...


  15. Art & Soul: Juried show celebrates diva power of Dolly, Beyonce, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | SavannahNow

    Savannah artist Juliana Peloso won the Best of Show Award in Non-Fiction Gallery's new "Tiny Divas" exhibit for her detailed portrait of country singer Dolly Parton. Peloso's oil painting, one of a series of four, depicts the iconic performer in her signature platinum blonde wig with a wide smile, demonstrating her trademark blend of authenticity and artificiality.


  16. Remember When Sylvester Stallone Was a Country Singer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    By 1984 Sylvester Stallone was one of the biggest box office draws in the world, thanks to the success of his 'Rocky' franchise and 'First Blood,' the first of a series of hit Rambo movies. Dolly Parton was not only one of country music's hottest stars, she'd broken into films with '9 to 5 and 'The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas.'


  17. The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain Delights Campbell HallRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | The Daily Nexus

    ... new orchestras. The orchestra played original songs and covered wide selections of music, from country singer Dolly Parton's "Joshua" to French classical composer Camille Saint-Saens' "Danse Macabre." Though the performance consisted of eight ...


  18. Girl's Whitney Houston cover will give you chillsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | WFTV Orlando

    ... rformance. While the song was made famous by Whitney Houston, it was originally written by country music legend Dolly Parton about her old singing partner, Porter Wagoner.


  19. Bailey and Tempah for iPlayer showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | BBC News

    ... for fans of Sade. Her 1985 single, Sweetest Taboo, is on the line-up, along with Taylor Swift's Love Story and Dolly Parton's Here You Come Again. You can listen to a playlist of the originals (which, crucially, aren't in the same order they'll be ...


  20. UFC heading to Glasgow for first ever Scottish date following huge appeal from Scots fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Daily Record

    ... opened in September 2013 and has hosted performances by Rod Stewart, Justin Timberlake, Katy Perry, Prince, Dolly Parton and Kings of Leon. It also staged gymnastics, netball and boxing during the Commonwealth Games. John Langford, director of live ...