Latest Dolly Parton News - Page 18


Bowie + Diddy Share Royalties Windfall

DAVID BOWIE, P DIDDY, DOLLY PARTON and the DAVE MATTHEWS BAND are among the thousands of artists who will receive payments from major record labels for unclaimed, unpaid royalties, as part of a new settlement....

Triumphant Keith Pays Tribute To American Soldiers

Patriotic star TOBY KEITH paid tribute to American soldiers occupying Iraq as he collected three awards at Wednesday's (21APR04) COUNTRY MUSIC TELEVISION's FLAMEWORTHY VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS show. Keith dedicated his video of the year...

Parton Picked For Legend Award

DOLLY PARTON will be honoured with a Living Legend award at the AMERICAN LIBRARY OF CONGRESS tonight (14APR04), in recognition of her services to country music. The GRAMMY-winning star, 58, will join past recipients...

Parton And Hayes Team Up For Tennessee Tourism Ads

DOLLY PARTON and ISAAC HAYES will appear in a new series of commercials to boost tourism in their native Tennessee. Parton, who built the DOLLYWOOD theme park near her mountain hometown of Sevierville, invites...

Jessica Teams Up With Jewel + Kenny In Variety Show

JESSICA SIMPSON will duet with JEWEL and KENNY ROGERS on her first TV special in America next month (11APR04). The pop star-turned-reality TV queen will also perform with husband NICK LACHEY when the first...

Debbie Reynolds To Take Memorabilia To Dollywood

LATEST: Veteran actress DEBBIE REYNOLDS has confirmed she will display her large collection of movie memorabilia in Tennessee, after failing to find it a home in Hollywood. Reynolds' extensive collection includes over 4,000 costumes...

Dolly Parton's Library Wins Award

Country veteran DOLLY PARTON has been awarded the READING WORKS award in Nashville, Tennessee. The 58-year-old busty blonde was recognised for her work on her IMAGINATION LIBRARY which aims to provide one book every...

Parton Is Flameworthy

DOLLY PARTON has signed to host the CMT FLAMEWORTHY 2004 VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS. The singer will be joined by performer SHANIA TWAIN at the 21 April (04) country music ceremony. A thrilled...

Dolly's Mae West Film Scrapped

Country legend DOLLY PARTON has been left devastated after learning her planned MAE WEST biopic has been scrapped by TV bosses at American network ABC. The I WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOU singer was hoping...

Gospel Star Vestal Dies

The family of gospel star VESTAL GOODMAN are in shock after the 74-year-old singer died on vacation in Florida, after developing a case of influenza. The singer, who turned 74 on 17 December (03),...

Dolly Parton Hands Out Millionth Book

Veteran country star DOLLY PARTON has celebrated the success of her book-reading program by handing out its millionth novel. The JOLENE singer gave the parents of one-year-old CANA WAYNICK a copy of THE LITTLE...

Mirren Voted Top Sex Goddess

British actress HELEN MIRREN has been voted Britain's number one modern day sex goddess by readers of EROTIC REVIEW. The 58-year-old screen veteran beat out the likes of DOLLY PARTON, model SOPHIE DAHL and...

Dolly Parton's Mother Dies

Country superstar DOLLY PARTON is in mourning, following the death of her 80-year-old mother AVIE. Avie passed away on Friday (05DEC03) after losing her battle with a long illness. Avie was responsible for...

Alan Jackson Voted Fans Favourite

Country singer ALAN JACKSON has been voted Favourite Entertainer at the annual COUNTRY WEEKLY MAGAZINE's FAN FAVOURITE AWARDS (03). The LIVIN' ON LOVE hitmaker - who won the coveted title for the second year...

Country Stars Champion Animal Right

DOLLY PARTON and EMMYLOU HARRIS have teamed up with animal rights group PEOPLE FOR THE ETHICAL TREATMENT OF ANIMALS (PETA) to film new public service announcements. Parton donated the bluegrass song WILL HE BE...

Disney Shut Down New Movie

DISNEY bosses have shut down production on DOLLY PARTON's new animated movie A FEW GOOD GHOSTS after a string of creative differences. The film, which revolved around a group of ghosts inhabiting folk-art dolls,...

Dolly's Hooked On Phone Shopping

DOLLY PARTON's home is full of gifts she never uses - because she's hooked on buying goods from catalogues and infomercials. The country legend confesses she has "a weakness" to ordering gifts by phone...

Shania Sobs Over Parton Performance

SHANIA TWAIN was brought to tears on OPRAH WINFREY's chat show yesterday (04NOV03) as she prepared for her "lifelong dream" - performing with her idol DOLLY PARTON. Twain and Parton teamed up to sing...

Keanu's Halloween Treat Was Dolly's Playboy Cast-off

KEANU REEVES once wore DOLLY PARTON's famous 1978 PLAYBOY bunny outfit as a Halloween costume. The actor's mother, a costume designer, made the bunny outfit for the country star, who then gave it back...

Dolly Parton's Prostitution Alarm

Country superstar DOLLY PARTON's success thrilled her family, because they were convinced she was destined for prostitution. The 57-year-old JOLENE singer confesses her father and grandfather feared the worst, after she began to take...

Dolly Strips For Tom Jones

Country legend DOLLY PARTON once streaked at TOM JONES' Hollywood mansion after getting drunk on margaritas. The COAT OF MANY COLOURS singer was travelling past the Welsh crooner's Beverly Hills mansion with a bunch...

Shania's Dolly Dream Makes Her Cry

DOLLY PARTON made pal SHANIA TWAIN's dreams come true - by singing with her on the County + Western legend's own tribute album. The ALWAYS + FOREVER star stipulated that she would only appear...

Anastacia Becomes Cancer Spokeswoman

Sexy singer ANASTACIA will speak out on breast cancer in a new TV campaign. The I'M OUTTA LOVE singer, who was diagnosed with the deadly disease in January (03) and had a cancerous lump...

Mandy Moore Hosts 'Women Rock'

Pop beauty MANDY MOORE is set to host the fourth annual WOMEN ROCK! benefit gig for cancer research. The CANDY singer will also perform at the Los Angeles concert - which is held at...

Star-studded Dolly Parton Tribute Album On The Way

A star-studded all-female tribute to country legend DOLLY PARTON will be released later this year (03) - with a new recording by the big-busted star herself. Among the guests to have contributed to JUST...

Forgive And Forget Maines' Mistake: Dolly Parton

Country queen DOLLY PARTON has defended DIXIE CHICKS singer NATALIE MAINES' controversial remarks about American President GEORGE W BUSH - insisting it's something she could have done. The revered JOLENE singer is urging country...

Dolly Agrees To 9 To 5 2

DOLLY PARTON is quietly planning a return to the big screen to revamp her hit comedy 9 TO 5 after a low-key reunion in Atlanta, Georgia, last month (JUN03). Parton and co-stars JANE FONDA,...

Dolly + Kenny Back Together

Country superstars DOLLY PARTON and KENNY ROGERS are teaming up again for a new duet. The couple, who scored the megahit ISLANDS IN THE STREAM in the early 1980s, are to record her song...

Dolly Thrilled With Mae West Role

Country icon DOLLY PARTON has signed up to play feisty silver screen goddess MAE WEST in an upcoming TV movie, and she admits it's a part she's been longing to play. The singer jumped...

Dolly Sued Over Funfest Name

Officials at Kingsport Chamber of Commerce in Tennessee, America are suing country legend DOLLY PARTON for allegedly stealing the title of their annual kids' festival. Councillors in Kingsport are upset about Parton's plans to...

Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Music Press Festival Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Get Wired For Wireless 2015! London To Explode With Pop Favourites This Weekend

There's a lot to look forward for Wireless' 10th anniversary event.

Owner Of Anti-Kanye Glastonbury Flag Responds To Lily Allen

The pop star burned part of the flag after she spotted it walking round the Glastonbury camp site.

Advertisement

Lionel Richie On Course For Number One Album After Glastonbury Show

Soul legend Lionel Richie could be headed back to the top of the charts, with the news...

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner divorce 'best thing for family'

The Hollywood duo - who have children Violet, nine, Seraphina, six, and Samuel...

Advertisement