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Dolly Parton Wants Jack White Duet

Dolly Parton would duet with Jack White.The country music star is a big fan of the musician - whose former band the White Stripes covered her hit 'Jolene' - but insists she never collaborates with...

Dolly Parton Wants Madonna Duet

Dolly Parton wants to duet with Madonna. The country legend has always wanted to work with the 'Like a Prayer' singer, and thinks their styles would be a good match.She told The Sunday Times newspaper:...

Dolly Parton Wants To Play Herself

Dolly Parton wants to play herself in a film of her life.The country music legend would love to see her story turned into a movie and thins she would be a good choice to portray...

Dolly Parton Mortified By Wig Mishap

Country star Dolly Parton was once left red-faced and bald after her wig got caught on a low-hanging tree branch during an outing with friends.The 9 to 5 hitmaker, who loves donning fake hairpieces to...

Dolly Parton Won't Repeat Outfits

Dolly Parton never wears the same outfit twice.The '9 to 5' hitmaker insists on varying her wardrobe and won't even make two promotional outfits in the same day clad in the same items.She said: "I...

Dolly Parton's Wig Problems

Dolly Parton got her wig stuck in a tree.The '9 to 5' hitmaker is famous for her varied hairpieces, and she admits wearing them can often lead to disaster- not only when she is on...

Queen Latifah Related To Dolly's Breasts

Queen Latifah could relate to Dolly Parton when she was growing up because they both had "really huge breasts".The 'Chicago' star has just finished filming new movie 'Joyful Noise' with the curvy country singer and...

Tinie Tempah Introduces Mother To Dolly Parton

Tinie Tempah has introduced his mother to Dolly Parton.The 'Written in the Stars' rapper - who recently revealed he used to listen to the country star's famous '9 to 5' song all the time as...

Jack White Named Nashville City Ambassador

Jack White has been named a City Ambassador for Nashville. The former White Stripes frontman - who grew up in Detroit, but moved to Nashville at the end of 2005 - became the first ever...

Dolly Parton Wants To Sing With Gaga

Dolly Parton wants to sing a duet with Lady Gaga.The country singer admires the eccentric pop star and was so impressed with Gaga's country-style version of her own hit 'Born This Way' she has decided...

Dolly Parton Rules Out Reality Show Role

Country singer Dolly Parton is adamant she will never take up a judging role on a reality TV show because she would hate to ruin the dreams of aspiring artists.The Jolene hitmaker admits she has...

Dolly Parton To Duet With Lady Gaga?

Dolly Parton - The 65-year-old American country legend Dolly Parton has revealed that she would love to work with the pop sensation Lady Gaga in the future. Dolly Parton says she was impressed with the...

Dolly Parton Wants Elton Duet At Royal Wedding

Country icon Dolly Parton is keen to sing a duet with Sir Elton John at Britain's royal wedding later this month (Apr11).The singer has suggested her hit track I Will Always Love You would be...

Dolly Parton Loses Old Footage Collection

Dolly Parton has been left devastated after losing a collection of her early film and music material.With a career spanning six decades, Parton has an extensive back archive and she transferred some of the older...

Dolly Parton Worried Malibu Home Will Wash Into Sea

Country singer Dolly Parton is terrified her beachfront home in California will be swept out to sea after witnessing the power of the area's tides.The 65 year old adores her sea-view Malibu property but is...

Alison Krauss Reveals Greatest Song

Alison Krauss says 'Dimming of the Day' by the singer songwriter Richard Thompson is "one of the greatest songs for a woman to sing". Alison Krauss covers the track on her highly anticipated new album...

Dolly Parton Applauds Lady Gaga's Country Efforts

Dolly Parton has applauded Lady Gaga's first step into country music with her "great" and "wonderful" acoustic version of Born This Way.The Poker Face hitmaker thrilled fans by releasing a re-worked recording of her latest...

Alex Winston Wants To Go Country

Alex Winston wants to write country songs.The 'Locomotive' singer is best known for her offbeat pop tracks, but said she would like to write for other artists, and one day hopes to pen a country...

Tinie Tempah Writing Second Album

Tinie Tempah is hoping to have his second album out by October.The 'Written in the Stars' hitmaker is already working on the follow up to his debut 'Dis-covery' - released October 2010 - and while...

Kenny Rogers Set For 50-Year Celebration

Kenny Rogers will celebrate 50 years as an entertainer with a television special tonight.Kenny Rogers, the American singer-songwriter, will be honoured in tonight's television special titled, "Kenny Rogers: The First 50 Years" to celebrate his...

Dolly Parton Launches Free Book Scheme

Country music superstar Dolly Parton has launched a project to make free books available to children in foster care across Scotland.The singer/songwriter developed the initiative as part of her Dollywood Foundation in her hometown of...

Parton's Love Song Tops Valentine's Day Country Poll

DOLLY PARTON's I WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOU has topped a romantic new poll to find the greatest country love songs of all time.The song, which hit the number one spot on the country music charts...

Parton & Andrews Receive Grammys For Lifetime Achievement

DOLLY PARTON, JULIE ANDREWS and punk rockers THE RAMONES were hailed at a pre-Grammy Awards celebration on Saturday (12Feb11) when they were presented with honours for lifetime achievement.The three icons were recognised by the U.S....

Dolly Parton To Make Birthday Visit To Musical In Chicago

DOLLY PARTON, the 65-year-old American country singer, is set to make a birthday appearance at a showing of '9 to 5 The Musical' in Chicago tonight (19th January 2011) according to the Chicago Sun Times....

Parton Planning Kids Musical

Country music superstar DOLLY PARTON is working on a new gospel-tinged children's musical about her upbringing in Tennessee.The singer/songwriter, who was the force behind 9 To 5: The Musical, has confirmed she's composing new music...

Gwyneth Paltrow Performs Duet With Cee-lo Green

Gwyneth Paltrow, the 38-year-old American actress who is currently starring as a washed up musician in her new film 'Country Strong', hosted Saturday Night Live this past weekend (15th January 2011) and performed a duet...

Adele 'Saved' Bob Dylan?

Adele thinks she has "saved" Bob Dylan. The British singer and songwriter says the legendary 'Blowin' in The Wind' musician will profit hugely from her cover of his track 'Make You Feel My Love', and...

Andrews And Parton To Receive Lifetime Achievement Grammy Honours

Veteran entertainers DAME JULIE ANDREWS and DOLLY PARTON are set to be honoured with lifetime achievement Grammy awards by the U.S. National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences.The icons will be hailed for their contributions...

Dolly Parton To Get Lifetime Achievement Grammy

Dolly Parton and Ramones will receive Lifetime Achievement Grammys.The country singer and the rock group will be honoured for their contribution to music, alongside 'Mary Poppins' singer and musicals star Dame Julie Andrews in a...

Miley Cyrus Recorded Smoking Legal High

Miley Cyrus has been filmed smoking a legal high.Video footage posted on the internet show the 18-year-old singer-and-actress inhaling smoke from a bong - a filtration device for smoking - at a party held at...

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