Dolly Parton

  1. Parton 'Shocked' At 'Howard Stern' Segment

    May 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Dolly Parton has hit back against "The Howard Stern Show," which last week manipulated recordings from one her audio books into seemingly racist and sexually graphic sound bites. "I have never been so shocked, hurt and humiliated in ...

  2. Parton, Sugarland, Underwood, Swift, Atkins Set For ACMs

    April 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Dolly Parton, Sugarland, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood and Rodney Atkins are the first performers announced for the 43rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, which will take place May 18 in Las Vegas. Last year's top new male vocalist, At ...

  3. Janet's In Control of Billboard 200 With Sixth No. 1 Album

    March 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST For the sixth time in her career, Janet Jackson earns a No. 1 album on The Billboard 200, as "Discipline" debuts with 181,000. She's now in second place among female artists for the most No. 1 albums (tied with Madonna ) behind Barb ...

  4. Parton Lines-Up Return U.S. Dates

    February 15, 2008 12:00 AM EST Dolly Parton has rescheduled some of her postponed dates for her North American tour in support of "Backwoods Barbie," due Feb. 26 on Dolly Records. The tour now begins April 22 in Pittsburgh at the Benedum Center. Previously purchased t ...

  5. Touring Briefs: Parton, MSG Interactive, Ladytron

    February 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST -- An ailing back has forced Dolly Parton to postpone her U.S. tour, which was due to begin Feb. 28 in Minneapolis. Parton has been ordered to rest for six to eight weeks; she is hoping to reschedule the dates for late April and May. Parton's ...

  6. Country Star Porter Wagoner, 80, Dies

    October 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Porter Wagoner, the rhinestone-clad Grand Ole Opry star who helped launch the career of Dolly Parton by hiring her as his duet partner, died Sunday. He was 80. Wagoner, who had survived an abdominal aneurysm in 2006, was hospitalized again this mo ...

  7. Parton To Launch Label With New Release

    August 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Country legend Dolly Parton will debut her new label, Dolly Records, with the release of a new country album next February. "It's really the first mainstream country record Dolly has done in 17 years," says Parton's manager, Da ...

  8. Even Dozen: 12th No. 1 for 'Now'

    July 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT "Now" is not the time to be surprised that the "Now 25" collection debuts at No. 1 on The Billboard 200. After all, it's the 12th No. 1 in the series ... Thanks to a hefty opening weekend, the soundtrack to the new movie m ...

  9. Yearwood Joins ACM Ceremony

    June 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Trisha Yearwood, Rhonda Vincent and Ashley Monroe will perform at an Academy of Country Music special awards ceremony honoring Dolly Parton, Don Williams, the late Harlan Howard, the late Waylon Jennings and the late Buck Owens, among others. The ...

  10. Dolly Preps European Tour

    October 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Dolly Parton this morning (Oct. 25) announces a major European tour to take place in the spring of next year, her biggest such itinerary since the 1970s. Dolly Parton this morning (Oct. 25) announces a major European tour to take place in the spri ...

  11. Dolly Preps European Tour

    October 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Dolly Parton this morning (Oct. 25) announces a major European tour to take place in the spring of next year, her biggest such itinerary since the 1970s. Dolly Parton this morning (Oct. 25) announces a major European tour to take place in the spri ...

  12. Paisley, Sugarland Top ACM Nominations

    March 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Awards to be presented live May 23 in Las Vegas. Brad Paisley and Sugarland are the top nominees for the Academy of Country Music Awards, announced today (March 8) in Nashville. “American Idol” winner Carrie Underwood makes a strong showing with f ...

  13. Golden Globe Noms Include Cash Film, 'Producers'

    December 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Music has a prominent place among the nominees for the 63rd annual Golden Globe Awards, with the Johnny Cash biopic "Walk the Line" and the screen version of Broadway musical "The Producers" among the Music has a prominent plac ...

  14. Parton, Marsalis To Be Honored In D.C.

    November 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Among 2005 National Medal of Arts recipients. Singer Dolly Parton, saxophonist Pacquito D'Rivera and trumpeter/Lincoln Center artistic director Wynton Marsalis are among the ten recipients of the 2005 National Medal of Arts. The medals will b ...

  15. House Of Blues, Dolly Parton Team For 'Vintage'

    July 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT House of Blues will produce the upcoming Dolly Parton: the Vintage Tour trek, which begins at the newly opened House of Blues Atlantic City on Aug.16. The Vintage Tour, which has dates on the books th House of Blues will produce the upcoming Dolly ...

  16. Nashville Scene

    March 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST Dolly Parton's own brutally honest take on radio's role in her career left the audience laughing at the Country Music DJ Hall of Fame dinner, held March 1 in Nashville. Read Phyllis Stark's column. Dolly Parton's own brutally h ...

  17. Rounder Signs Grascals

    July 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Bluegrass/country band the Grascals have signed with Rounder Records and will release their debut album early next year. Bluegrass/country band the Grascals have signed with Rounder Records and will release their debut album early next year. In ad ...

  18. Congress To Honor Parton As 'Living Legend'

    April 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Dolly Parton will be given a living legend award by the Library of Congress tomorrow (April 14) in Washington, D.C. Parton will also perform at the ceremony, which will be taped for a May special on t Dolly Parton will be given a living legend awa ...

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