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Dolly Parton Had Dark Days

Dolly Parton went through a "dark time" when she found she couldn't have children.The 65-year-old singer- who has been married to Carl Dean for 45 years - underwent a partial hysterectomy after collapsing on stage...

Dolly Parton Fan Left Her A Baby In A Box

Country icon Dolly Parton was stunned to return home one day to find a "loony" fan had left a baby named after her hit Jolene on her doorstep.The I Will Always Love You hitmaker had...

Dolly Parton Raps About Latifah Onstage

Country icon Dolly Parton stunned fans at her Los Angeles concert at the weekend (23-24Jul11) by performing a short rap tribute to her unlikely new pal, Queen Latifah.Parton took to the stage at the Hollywood...

Dolly Parton In Trouble Over 'Gay Marriage T-shirt'

Dolly Parton's famous Dollywood theme park was plunged into a gay rights row this week, as a married lesbian couple alleged that they were discriminated against by park staff. Dolly Parton, who has being running...

Dolly Parton Doesn't Regret Missing Out On Motherhood

Dolly Parton doesn't regret not having children.The 65-year-old singer - who has been married to Carl Dean since 1966 - would have liked to have had a family but is proud of the things she...

Dolly Parton Needs High Heels At Home

Dolly Parton wears high heels at home because she can't reach her kitchen cabinets without them. The diminutive 4' 11'' singer is famous for her heavily made up appearance and although the 65-year-old star favours...

Lily Allen Had Second Wedding Dress Designed By Karl Lagerfeld

Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld helped Lily Allen channel the look of Diana, Princess Of Wales and country legend Dolly Parton by designing a second dress for her wedding day.The Smile hitmaker wed Sam Cooper near...

Dolly Parton Reveals Secret To 45 Year Marriage

Dolly Parton, the legendary American country singer, has spoken candidly about the secret to "keeping things fresh" in her 45-year marriage. Parton met her husband Carl Thomas Dean in 1964 and the couple married two...

No More Sad Songs For Dolly Parton

Country legend Dolly Parton ditched a series of of heartbreaking, downbeat tunes on her new album - because record label bosses told her the fans wanted something more hopeful.As a result, the Jolene singer's new...

Dolly Parton Releases 41st Studio Album 'Better Day'

Dolly Parton, the legendary American country singer, has officially released her 41st studio album 'Better Day' (28th June 2011). Dolly Parton's follow up to her 2008 record 'Backwoods Barbie' contains her usual mix of mainstream...

Dolly Parton Loves To Cook

Dolly Parton loves cooking chicken and dumplings.The 65-year-old singer - who has been married to husband Carl Dean for 45 years - loves being at her home in Nashville, Tennessee, where she can be a...

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...

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