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Who Are The Most Famous Showbiz Families?

By Charlotte Court | 5th August 2014

News executives in America were left surprised when news anchor Brian Williams took time out of his NBC Nightly News bulletin last Wednesday to happily announce the appointment of his daughter, Allison Williams, as Peter...

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Dolly Parton's Glastonbury Dog & 5 Other Celebrity Acts Of Kindness

By Elinor Cosgrave | 9th July 2014

Dolly Parton has offered to take the dog found at the Glastonbury Festival home with her. Dolly the Dog, named after Parton who was headlining at the festival, was discovered abandoned during the clean-up operation.Dolly...

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Dolly Parton Goes To Glastonbury, Gets A Tonne Of New Fans And Maybe Even A Dog

By Elinor Cosgrave | 8th July 2014

When "sweet natured, older lady" Dolly was discovered at the Glastonbury Festival (28th-29th June), hidden in a small tent with little food and no water, we all assumed something had gone horribly wrong for the...

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Was Dolly Parton Really Miming At Glastonbury?

By George Percival | 7th July 2014

It’s nothing new for a universally acclaimed artist to mime in front of huge crowds. Eminem mimed his way through his 2013 Reading Festival headline appearance and still received a mostly positive reaction from a...

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A Week In News: Sheeran's 'X' Ed, 'Transformers' Schools Rivals, Monty Python Class Reunion, A 'Hundred-year-old Man' Breaks All The Rules

By Lauren James | 4th July 2014

Glastooo!: You'd have had to have been living under 17 rocks on the other side of the world to avoid the constant Glastonbury Festival coverage. As well as hundreds of thousands of punters, Somerset's Worthy...

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Q.1) Did Dolly Parton Mime At Glastonbury? Q.2) Should We Care?

By Lauren James | 30th June 2014

Dolly Parton has been hit with accusations that she mimed songs during her Glastonbury Festival performance last weekend. The 68 year-old country and western star topped off her recent UK tour to promote her new...

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10 Things You Didn't Know About Dolly Parton

By Stephanie Chase | 27th June 2014

This Sunday, (June 29th) country legend Dolly Parton will be making her Glastonbury debut at the festival’s iconic Pyramid stage. The 68 year old singer has had one of the longest careers in music, but...

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Dolly Parton Supports Goddaughter Miley Cyrus’S Wild Behaviour: “I Was Just Trashy"

By Nick Hill | 10th June 2014

Dolly Parton has decided to take aim on critics who so often slam Miley Cyrus for her wild child behaviour.The country singer, who is the godmother of the 21 year-old, believes Cyrus is receiving an...

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Glastonbury Line-up Confirmed: Elbow, Kasabian, Arcade Fire, Jack White...And Who Else?

By Lauren James | 4th April 2014

After months of speculation, the official line-up has been confirmed for the 2014 Glastonbury Festival, which will be held from the 27th to the 29th June this year. The festival tweeted this year's snazzy line-up...

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Ten More Years! Glastonbury Festival Gets License For Another Decade

By Jack de Aguilar | 12th March 2014

The well-trodden fields of Worthy Farm will be privy to live music, stabbed by tent pegs and defecated on for another decade thanks to Glastonbury festival’s new 10-year license, ensuring the world-famous annual weekend get-together...

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Dolly Parton: 10 Facts About The Glastonbury Performer

By Stephanie Chase | 27th February 2014

With the news that Dolly Parton will be playing at this year’s Glastonbury festival, we’ve decided to brush up on our knowledge about the legendary country singer.Dolly Parton will be performing at this year's 'Glastonbury'...

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Dolly Parton, Blondie, Confirmed For Glastonbury 2014, But Who's Headlining?

By Michael West | 27th February 2014

After we speculated back in October, Emily Eavis has confirmed that Dolly Parton will be playing Glastonbury 2014 - most likely in the 'legends slot' on Sunday - while Blondie's Debbie Harry has also stated...

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Dolly Parton To Be Announced For Glastonbury 2014

By Michael West | 23rd December 2013

As we speculated back in October, Dolly Parton is to be confirmed to perform at Glastonbury 2014. The "9 to 5" singer is likely to appear in the Sunday Legends slot on the Pyramid Stage,...

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Dolly Parton For Glastonbury Festival 2014?

By Holly Williams | 22nd October 2013

Is legendary country star Dolly Parton in line for Glastonbury 2014? A suspicious gap in her UK June touring schedule suggests it could be a possibility.The 'Jolene' singer would make a wonderful addition to next...

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Dolly Parton Injured After Nashville "Fender Bender"

By Lauren James | 22nd October 2013

Singer Dolly Parton has suffered minor injuries in a traffic collision that occurred at a Nashville intersection on Monday, report the police and Parton herself. The driver of another vehicle was blamed for failing to...

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Dolly Parton Suffers Minor Injuries Following Car Crash

By Joe Wilde | 22nd October 2013

Dolly Parton escaped a collision with only minor injuries when a car she was travelling in collided with another as she was travelling through Nashville, Tennessee. As initially reported by The Tennessean, Parton was riding...

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Dolly Parton Injured In "Fender Bender"

By Elinor Cosgrave | 22nd October 2013

Dolly Parton sustained minor injuries after a car crash in Nashville, Tennessee. The incident occurred on Monday (21st October) morning at 11.41am, according to details provided by Nashville police to The Tennessean. Dolly Parton is...

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The Rap Game Will Never Be The Same After This Dolly Parton Performance

By Victoria Pavlova | 20th October 2013

Dolly Parton recently took to the stage of Queen Latifah’s show and it was strange, to say the least. Sporting a black bodysuit and a blond afro, Parton took on a whole new rap persona,...

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Dolly Parton's Dollywood Just Became Dollykingdom, Or Dollyuniverse

By Michael West | 22nd August 2013

Dolly Parton is stepping up the expansive of her Dollywood theme park, with plans for a $300 million development over the next decade.According to the Associated Press, the park plans to open the DreamMore Resort...

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Jack Clements, Country Music Icon, Dies Of Cancer Aged 82

By Elinor Cosgrave | 9th August 2013

Jack Clement, a Nashville country music legend, died yesterday (8th August) at the age of 82. He had been suffering from cancer of the liver and died at his home in Nashville, according to reports...

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Captain Kangaroo Puppeteer Cosmo Allegretti Dies Aged 86

By Elinor Cosgrave | 8th August 2013

Cosmo Allegretti, the puppeteer who made his name on the children's show Captain Kangaroo, died on July 26. The sad news was confirmed by his friend, attorney John Munzel, who made the announcement on Wednesday...

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Folk You! Emmylou Harris Denies Hit-and-run Attack In Court

By Michael West | 31st January 2013

Emmylou Harris has entered a plea of "not guilty" after being charged with a hit-and-run attack in October. The legendary country singer, songwriter and backing vocalist was charged when police deemed she had crashed her...

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Did You Believe The Dolly Parton Rumours? Well They're False

By Jack de Aguilar | 28th November 2012

Dolly Parton rumours have flooded the Internet recently, and in case you didn't know, they fixated on her sexuality, as so many do these days. First off; no one should care if someone's gay or...

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Dolly Parton Rumors Prove To Be False (She Isn't A Lesbian)

By Michael West | 27th November 2012

Dolly Parton rumors have been building for the past couple of weeks, suggesting the country legend may be in a secret relationship with her best friend Judy Ogle. The speculation echoed that surrounding Oprah Winfrey...

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‘Steel Magnolias’ Producer Sues Lifetime Over Queen Latifah Remake

By Michael West | 3rd October 2012

Victoria L. White, the producer who worked on the tearjerker movie ‘Steel Magnolias’, is suing Lifetime over a television remake, claiming she isn’t getting the cash – or credit - that she deserves, reports TMZ.com....

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