Loretta Lynn

Loretta Lynn

 

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Loretta Lynn (née Webb; born April 14, 1932)[1] is an American country music singer-songwriter with multiple gold albums in a career spanning almost 60 years. She has received numerous awards and other accolades for her groundbreaking role in country music, including awards from both the Country Music Association and Academy of Country Music as a duet partner and an individual artist. She is the most awarded female country recording artist and the only female ACM Artist of the Decade (1970s).

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Highlights11

Wouldn't It Be Great
 
Wouldn't It Be Great is the forty-first studio album by American country music singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn.
Coal Miner's Daughter
 
Coal Miner's Daughter is a 1980 American biographical film which tells the story of country music singer Loretta Lynn.
Van Lear Rose
 
Van Lear Rose is the thirty-ninth studio album by American country singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn, released on April 27, 2004 and produced by Jack White of the White Stripes.
Full Circle
 
Full Circle is the fortieth studio album by American country singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn, released on March 4, 2016 by Sony Legacy.

Photos - Loretta Lynn617

Popular Albums74

Album Appearances & References56

Popular Songs42

Song Appearances & References16

Musical Groups1

Musical Group References1

Films1

Minor Film Appearances & References2

Collaborators & Influencers36

Other Music-Related Relationships14

Other Film-Related Relationships1

Personal & Professional Relationships2

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Awards & Nominations13

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Spotify - Albums & Singles123

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Tennessee singer pens song inspired by Gatlinburg wildfires
  –  November 15, 2017
We didn't have cable or anything so I had a lot of time to do those kinds of things," Boggs said. "My mom, she was a big Loretta Lynn fan, of course I was too, and Dolly Parton, and so mom wrote a lot of songs about telling the guy off in the bar rooms ...
ShowBiz Minute: Timberlake, Lynn, Letterman
  –  November 15, 2017
Justin Timberlake invited back to Super Bowl halftime show; Loretta Lynn returns after stroke to honor Alan Jackson; No joke: TV host David Letterman honored with Mark Twain Prize. (Oct. 23) AP
Loretta Lynn Delivers a Moving Speech In Honor of Alan Jackson Just Months After Massive Stroke
  –  November 15, 2017
It's a long-standing tradition that new inductees to the Country Music Hall of Fame get to choose a member to welcome them into the prestigious group. But this year, when Alan Jackson requested Loretta Lynn—a member since 1988—he knew there was a ...
Coal Workers Deserve Opportunity And Support, Not False Promises About Reviving Their Industry
  –  November 15, 2017
Coal mining is tough and dangerous work. In the movie Coal Miner’s Daughter, country star Loretta Lynn’s husband Doolittle sums it up this way, “There ain’t nothin’ in Kentucky for me except a chest full of coal dust and being an old man before ...
Willie Nelson makes a big stop at The Jones Assembly the day before Thanksgiving
  –  November 15, 2017
In June, Rolling Stone published a list of its 100 Greatest Country Music Artists of All Time. Of the top 10, only Nelson (ranked sixth), Loretta Lynn (fourth), Dolly Parton (eighth) and Garth Brooks (10th) are alive today. The top ranked artist ...
Sam Smith best when he stays in middle
  –  November 14, 2017
She opens with the Loretta Lynn-influenced “Don’t Say It” and “Weakness,” songs that seemingly pick up where her well-received debut Midwest Farmer’s Daughter left off. But only a couple of songs later you can already hear her raising her game ...
Billy Ray Cyrus gives away 'Some Gave All' for Veterans Day
  –  November 13, 2017
The album’s track list includes Cyrus and Miley Cyrus on “Stand,” Cyrus and Noah Cyrus singing a dance mix of the Don Williams classic “Tulsa Time” and Cyrus with George Jones and Loretta Lynn on “Country Music Has the Blues.” “It goes back ...
SCHOOLS: Winning with a non-traditional approach to school
  –  November 11, 2017
Five countries, 23 states, 400 days, 60,000 miles, 150 races, and countless hours of practice later, Landin, my now 10-year-old brother, ranks 21st in the nation and has participated in the Loretta Lynn’s Amateur Motocross National Championship two years ...
Wkd Inspo: A Paint-Splattered Studio Sesh with Leah Giberson
  –  November 11, 2017
And keep an eye out for exhibition news from the artist this coming summer! A lover of Loretta Lynn and looming deadlines, Airbnb browsing and obsessively checking the forecast, Giberson is oh-so relatable....and unfathomably talented all the same.
Malone Pecan Festival and Fun Day set for Nov. 18
  –  November 11, 2017
Edward Alonzo Russell will perform as Marvin Gaye and Sam Cooke. Pam Jackson will perform as Loretta Lynn and Patsy Cline. That show will be followed by the Heywood Band, a country outfit. Out on the festival grounds, Malone pageant queens will welcome the ...
Loretta Lynn's Highlight Show to Air on NBCSN
  –  November 10, 2017
MORGANTOWN, W.Va - After a successful 36th annual event at the historic Loretta Lynn Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee, MX Sports is pleased to announce that NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) will be broadcasting two one-hour highlight shows featuring the 2017 ...
The True Spirit Of Country Music Is Sturgill Simpson Calling Trump ‘A Fascist F**king Pig’
  –  November 9, 2017
Three years later, Loretta Lynn released “The Pill,” a song about birth control that many country radio stations refused to play. Haggard, meanwhile, may be best known for his decidedly jingoistic tunes “Okie from Muskogee” and “Fightin’ Side ...
Destination Long Island: Nov. 17-19
  –  November 9, 2017
Harvey University Center Gallery. Adelphi University. Garden City. Through Jan. 22.) Earlier this year, her sister Loretta Lynn inducted Crystal Gayle in Grand Ole Opry. Gayle’s had 20 No. 1 country hits, including “Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue ...
The Country Music Awards Got Very Political Last Night & It Was Excellent
  –  November 9, 2017
They are reaching audiences that many other progressive spaces might not be able to, let’s not forget Loretta Lynn brought birth control and domestic violence to country music in her era. Country music is not and should not assumed to be only something ...
Country music used to tackle the issues. The CMA Awards can’t shy away from them now
  –  November 8, 2017
Loretta Lynn took up the idea of birth control a few years later with “The Pill.” Each song floated complicated politics and neither was easily reducible to a slogan. Yet as country crept closer to pop over the next few decades, and repositioned itself ...
Loretta Lynn Returns to the Spotlight for the First Time Since Suffering a Stroke
  –  November 1, 2017
She's back — and we couldn't be happier! Loretta Lynn recently returned to the spotlight for the first time since suffering a stroke in May. The "Coal Miner's Daughter" singer, 85, was on hand to honor Alan Jackson at his Country Music Hall of Fame ...
Loretta Lynn Honors Alan Jackson With a Moving Speech Just Months After Suffering a Massive Stroke
  –  October 26, 2017
It's a long-standing tradition that new inductees to the Country Music Hall of Fame get to choose a member to welcome them into the prestigious group. But this year, when Alan Jackson requested Loretta Lynn-a member since 1988-he knew there was a chance it ...
Watch Loretta Lynn's Touching Tribute to Alan Jackson at First Public Appearance After Stroke
  –  October 25, 2017
Loretta Lynn took the stage to a standing ovation on Sunday October 22nd at the Country Music Hall of Fame Iinduction ceremony in Nashville. Her surprise guest spot marks the 85-year-old's first public appearance after suffering a stroke in May.
Loretta Lynn Tributes Alan Jackson During Surprise Hall of Fame Appearance
  –  October 24, 2017
Loretta Lynn hadn't left the house since beginning recovery from a stroke, which she suffered in May, but she wasn't going to miss inducting Alan Jackson in the Country Music Hall of Fame. The country music legend did the honors during Sunday night's (Oct ...
Loretta Lynn Makes Surprise Appearance at Hall of Fame Inductions
  –  October 23, 2017
Still weak and disoriented from the stroke she suffered in May, the incomparable Loretta Lynn nonetheless took to the stage Sunday night (Oct. 22) to fulfill Alan Jackson‘s wish that she be the one to induct him into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
Loretta Lynn makes surprise appearance at Country Music Hall of Fame induction months after stroke
  –  October 23, 2017
Country star Alan Jackson, the late guitarist and singer Jerry Reed and songwriter Don Schlitz were inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame on Sunday. Country icon Loretta Lynn returned to the Hall of Fame for the first time since she suffered a ...
Loretta Lynn, Recovering From Stroke, Surprises at Country Music Hall of Fame
  –  October 23, 2017
Lynn appeared at the ceremony to honor Alan Jackson, who was inducted into the Hall of Fame this year. There is always a little bit of emotion involved with the annual Medallion Ceremony at the Country Music Hall of Fame. Last year, the ceremony brought ...

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