Tag Archives: Dolly Parton

Dolly proud of being ‘white trash’

Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton is proud of her “white trash background”.The 68-year-old country singer grew up with eleven siblings in Sevier County, Tennessee. And despite her less than glamorous start in life, Dolly insists she isn’t ashamed of her past.“We we... Read More »

Dolly Parton: I’m a nomad

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Dolly Parton feels like a "gypsy" while travelling on tour buses.The 68-year-old country star is still putting on performances to the delight of her loyal fans and gave the crowd at Glastonbury a once-in-a-lifetime treat when she performed for around 6... Read More »

Dolly Parton: Pals slaughter my songs

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Dolly Parton's drunk friends have "slaughtered" her songs on many occasions.The 68-year-old country musician has a vast back catalogue, with many of her songs - such as Jolene and I Will Always Love You - covered by other artists. They are also karaoke... Read More »

Iggy Azalea: ScarJo is everything

Iggy Azalea

Iggy Azalea has named Scarlett Johansson as her ultimate woman crush.The Work singer is preparing to wow crowds at UK festival Wireless, which will see the Australian star play in London later today before heading to the Birmingham leg of the shows on ... Read More »

Parton ‘shines from inside’

Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton hopes she “shines from the inside”.The 68-year-old music legend is known for having undergone numerous cosmetic surgery procedures.But although physical beauty is important to her, Dolly is most concerned with maintaining a positive wa... Read More »

Dolly ‘wants own Glastonbury’

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Dolly Parton reportedly wants to recreate the Glastonbury experience in her native Tennessee.The 68-year-old country music diva brought the house down at the annual music festival in Somerset, England on Sunday.And UK newspaper The Sun now reports Doll... Read More »

Metallica loves Dolly Parton

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Lars Ulrich is a huge fan of Dolly Parton, and says he can’t wait to see her perform.The Metallica star played at Glastonbury on Saturday night to widespread acclaim from fans. But Lars admits the band is most excited about hearing Dolly sing live. Read More »

Yoko’s Glasto nerves

Yoko Ono

Yoko Ono thinks she's crazy for doing Glastonbury.The annual music festival, one of the most popular dates in the British music calendar, kicks off properly on Friday and has a varied and diverse line-up of artists including Dolly Parton, Metallica and... Read More »

Dolly: I’m an expert on men

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Dolly Parton thinks women have achieved "acceptance".The legendary American singer was quizzed by British musician Lily Allen as part of a feature for Radio Times magazine.Dolly, 68, had her big break in the '70s when she starred in and sang the theme ... Read More »

Allen: Glastonbury beats Christmas

Lily Allen

Lily Allen would swap Christmas for Glastonbury.The British singer is a regular fixture at the annual music festival, and has been every year of her life bar one.She'll be taking to the stage to perform this year, the 29-year-old's fourth time playing ... Read More »