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  1. New Romantics - Single - Taylor SwiftRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Watersblogged

    ... to completely cross over from country to the mainstream. Other singers performed similar moves - notably, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson both became enduring mainstream icons based on their '70s work - but Swift shed her country roots like they were ...

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  2. March 3, 1976: 'Dolly, a looker who can sing'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    American country music star Dolly Parton looked like a throwback to the days before women's lib, a Journal critic wrote in his 1976 review of her performance, but boy could she sing. "With her push 'em up bra pushing 'em up, her store-bought hair piled high on her head and her chubby little body packed into an almost-bursting-at-the-seams glass-studded jumpsuit, Dolly Parton cut an impressive figure at the Jubilee Auditorium," the Journal reviewer wrote.

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  3. Richie wants a roof for GlastonburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    ... Pyramid stage on Sunday 27 June, in the "legends" slot that has previously been occupied by Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton. After more than 40 years performing live, Richie said he knows exactly how to win over the mid-afternoon crowd. The set list ...

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  4. T. Graham Brown's Grammy-nominated album, - Forever Changed,' available in Cracker Barrel storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... by such Country Music Hall of Fame members as Alabama and Kenny Rogers, and also partnered up with the iconic Dolly Parton for her 2012 An Evening With Dolly CD / DVD package, which is the program's only RIAA Gold selling project. In 2015, the ...

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  5. Ex LibrisIT'S No Masterpiece, but 'Averton' Tells an Important StoryRead the original story

    Sunday | 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 ...

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  6. Canterbury guitar maker Alister Atkin makes Sir Paul McCartney's Buddy Holly commemorative guitarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Kent Online

    ... building, has so far made about 10 "Buddy Holly" replica acoustics, with recipients including country legend Dolly Parton, Sharleen Spiteri of Texas, Mick Jones from the Clash, Phil Everly and country guitar legend Albert Lee. Each of the replica ...

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  7. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Daily Star

    Tammy Wynette might have stood by her man - but she sure as hell wasn't keen on the song at first. As for Dolly Parton's biggest hits , well, she wrote most of them so she's fine.

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  8. Country Radio Seminar Closes With Stellar Performances by Sam Hunt, Cole Swindell & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Billboard

    ... but if you recall, those records featured a very R&B approach, which was different than what Loretta Lynn or Dolly Parton were doing at the time.) Next up was Warner Brothers' Frankie Ballard . If there was an award for the best overall performance ...

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  9. Former Opry Staff Guitarist Jimmy "Spider" Wilson Dies at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Nashville Scene

    ... Little Jimmy Dickens' band and toured with Ray Price. In the studio, he played on recordings by Dickens, Price, Dolly Parton, Marty Robbins, Faron Young, Bill Anderson, Buddy Emmons and others, while he played foil to host Ralph Emery on Emery's ...

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  10. Leddy Center Presents Steel Magnolias, 3/20-29Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and directed by Elaine Gatchell, and Steel Magnolias is a must-see show. The movie of the same name, starred Dolly Parton , Sally Field , Shirley MacLaine , Daryl Hannah , Olympia Dukakis , and Julia Roberts . Steel Magnolias will be presented for ...

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  11. Chapter 4 of Book'Em on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Robesonian

    ... become an annual attraction for local bookworms and last year raised $9,000 for literacy groups such as the Dolly Parton Imagination Library of Robeson County, Communities In Schools of Robeson County, Friends of the Robeson County Public Library, ...

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  12. Ruta Lee keeps Fort Worth audiences starstruckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Star-Telegram.com

    Ruta Lee proudly comes from the school of saying whatever pops into her head, filters and volume level be damned. Sitting in a booth at Cook Hall, a restaurant in the Dallas' W Hotel, following her appearance on a local morning TV show, Lee has already used several naughty words and colorful phrases within the first few minutes of the interview - did we mention she can be loud? - that make her tablemates look around to see if other diners or wait staff have noticed.

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  13. Former Grand Ole Opry Guitarist Spider...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | CMT.com

    ... studio musician, recording with such major acts as Price, Marty Robbins , Bill Anderson , Faron Young and Dolly Parton . His prominence as a player made him a familiar figure on most of the country music television shows originating in Nashville. In ...

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  14. Believe in Nashville, the Music CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ... name it, and every one has a celebrity tale to tell. This is, after all, the town that launched the careers of Dolly Parton, Johnny Cash and Loretta Lynn, a town where Elvis recorded Are You Lonesome Tonight? in the wood-panelled RCA Studio B. It's ...

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  15. music Soul survivor LaVette pours her life into songRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Boston.com

    ... Got My Own Hell to Raise," which featured LaVette's hair-raising interpretations of songs by women such as Dolly Parton and Lucinda Williams. Like that, LaVette was, at long last, hailed as a master, usually followed by the question, "Why didn't I ...

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  16. Let's ReminisceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... High demand books included "Debt of Honor," by Tom Clancy; "Wings," by Danielle Steele; and "Dolly," by Dolly Parton. Guernsey County native Ed Voorhies has been named warden of the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville, according to the ...

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  17. Country Artist Jenna Torres' New Single 'Cowboy Kiss? Set for Release 3/3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    From New York to Nashville, Jenna Torres is a city girl with a country heart. Her sound can be compared to a cross between Sheryl Crow, Dolly Parton, and Bruce Springsteen.

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  18. Harwood singer impressing audiences with tribute show to country star Dolly PartonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    A HARWOOD teenager has started touring with her own Dolly Parton tribute show after appearing on television as the country singer. Although she did not land a place in the grand final, she is now wowing audiences across the country with her performances as the 9 to 5 and Jolene singer.

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  19. Country Artist Jenna Torres Is Ready For A "Cowboy Kiss" - New Single...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PRWeb

    ... Jenna Torres is a city girl with a country heart. Her sound can be compared to a cross between Sheryl Crow, Dolly Parton, and Bruce Springsteen. Torres is soft-spoken and self-effacing in conversation and yet a force of nature when performing live. ...

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  20. Watch Maddie and Tae's Gravity-Defying 'Fly' VideoRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | RollingStone

    ... female artists of decades past in the "Fly" video, donning contemporary version of gowns worn by the likes of Dolly Parton, Loretta Lynn and June Carter Cash long before they were born. Even though some new-to-country fans might not notice the nod ...

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