Real Name:
Dolly Rebecca Parton
Profile:
American Country singer, songwriter, and actress born on January 19, 1946 in Locust Ridge, Tennessee, USA. Sister of Rachel Dennison, Randy Parton, and Stella Parton.

She made her first solo record Dolly Parton - Puppy Love a Rockabilly song in 1959 at the age of 11 on the Goldband Records Label. She went on in 1962 to make one Soul Pop single "The Love You Gave" (Dolly Parton With The Merry Melody Singers - It's Sure Gonna Hurt) for the Mercury Records label. In 1964 she went on to sing for the Monument label. She first sang the Pop single "What Do You Think About Lovin" (Dolly Parton - What Do You Think About Lovin'). Then made the (Blue-Eyed) Soul single "Happy, Happy Birthday Baby" (Dolly Parton - Happy, Happy Birthday Baby) that hit the 1965 bubbling under charts. Then made the (Blue-Eyed) Soul Single "Busy Signal" (Dolly Parton - Busy Signal). Then made the (Blue-Eyed) Soul single "Don't Drop Out" (Dolly Parton - Don't Drop Out). In 1966 she scored a No. 1 hit with Bill Phillips (4) on the Decca Records label. She went in 1966 after being forced by her previous labels to sing Soul and Pop, to sing country. She had her first top 100 hits "Dumb Blonde" (Dolly Parton - Dumb Blonde / The Giving And The Taking) and "Something Fishy" (Dolly Parton - Something Fishy / I've Lived My Life). She in 1967 replaced the country singer Norma Jean (2) on the Porter Wagoner Show as the "girl singer". In 1968 she switched to RCA Victor label. She scored her first No. 1 hit "Joshua" (Dolly Parton - Joshua). She made singles for RCA Victor until 1987 when she made singles for the Columbia Records label. After that she made singles Blue Eye Records (2) label [her own label] and one single for the Decca Records label.

She acted in the films '9 To 5' (1980), 'The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas' (1982), 'Steel Magnolias' (1989), 'A Smokey Mountain Christmas' (1986), 'Christmas Of Many Colors: Circle Of Love' (2016), 'Gnomeo and Juliet' (2011), 'Joyful Noise' (2012), and 'Straight Talk' (1993). Her composition 'I Will Always Love You', written in 1974, became a worldwide hit for Whitney Houston in 1993. In the mid-1980s, she opened her own theme park called 'Dollywood'. Dolly Parton received the Songwriters Hall of Fame Johnny Mercer Award in 2007.

Studios: Fireside Studios
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S197 Dolly Parton - Hits Made Famous By Country Queens album art Faye Tucker, Dolly Parton Faye Tucker, Dolly Parton - Hits Made Famous By Country Queens (Album, Comp) Stereo-Fidelity S197 Canada 1963 Sell This Version
SLP 18085 Dolly Parton - Hello, I'm Dolly album art Dolly Parton Hello, I'm Dolly (Album) Monument, Monument SLP 18085 USA & Canada 1967 Sell This Version
LSP-3949 Dolly Parton - Just Because I'm A Woman album art Dolly Parton Just Because I'm A Woman (Album) RCA Victor LSP-3949 US 1968 Sell This Version
LSP-4188 Dolly Parton - My Blue Ridge Mountain Boy album art Dolly Parton My Blue Ridge Mountain Boy (Album) RCA Victor LSP-4188 US 1969 Sell This Version
LSP-4099 Dolly Parton - In The Good Old Days (When Times Were Bad) album art Dolly Parton In The Good Old Days (When Times Were Bad) (Album) RCA Victor LSP-4099 US 1969 Sell This Version
LSP-4288 Dolly Parton - The Fairest Of Them All album art Dolly Parton The Fairest Of Them All (Album) RCA Victor LSP-4288 US 1970 Sell This Version
SLP18136 Dolly Parton - As Long As I Love album art Dolly Parton As Long As I Love (Album) Monument SLP18136 US 1970 Sell This Version
SHP-6167 Dolly Parton - A Real Live Dolly album art Dolly Parton A Real Live Dolly (Album) RCA Victor SHP-6167 Japan 1970 Sell This Version
LSA 9024 Dolly Parton - The Golden Streets Of Glory album art Dolly Parton The Golden Streets Of Glory (Album) RCA Victor LSA 9024 UK 1971 Sell This Version
38 296 Dolly Parton - Joshua album art Dolly Parton Joshua (Album) RCA Victor 38 296 South Africa 1971 Sell This Version
none Dolly Parton - Coat Of Many Colors album art Dolly Parton Coat Of Many Colors (Album) RCA Victor none US 1971 Sell This Version
LSP-4752 Dolly Parton - Dolly Parton Sings "My Favorite Songwriter, Porter Wagoner" album art Dolly Parton Dolly Parton Sings "My Favorite Songwriter, Porter Wagoner" (Album) RCA Victor LSP-4752 US 1972 Sell This Version
LSP-4686 Dolly Parton - Touch Your Woman album art Dolly Parton Touch Your Woman (Album) RCA Victor LSP-4686 US 1972 Sell This Version
ACL1-0307 Dolly Parton - Mine album art Dolly Parton Mine (Comp, Album) RCA Camden ACL1-0307 Canada 1973 Sell This Version
EPQ1 0286-QF Dolly Parton - Bubbling Over album art Dolly Parton Bubbling Over (Album) RCA Victor EPQ1 0286-QF US 1973 Sell This Version
LSA 3178 APL1-0033 Dolly Parton - My Tennessee Mountain Home album art Dolly Parton My Tennessee Mountain Home (Album) RCA Victor LSA 3178 APL1-0033 UK 1973 Sell This Version
APL1-0712 Dolly Parton - Love Is Like A Butterfly album art Dolly Parton Love Is Like A Butterfly (Album) RCA Victor APL1-0712 Canada 1974 Sell This Version
APL1-0473 Dolly Parton - Jolene album art Dolly Parton Jolene (Album) RCA Victor APL1-0473 Australia & New Zealand 1974 Sell This Version
APL-1-1221 Dolly Parton - Dolly (The Seeker / We Used To) album art Dolly Parton Dolly (The Seeker / We Used To) (Album) RCA Victor APL-1-1221 South Africa 1975 Sell This Version
APL1-0950 Dolly Parton - The Bargain Store album art Dolly Parton The Bargain Store (Album) RCA Victor APL1-0950 Canada 1975 Sell This Version
APS1-1117 Dolly Parton - Best Of Dolly Parton album art Dolly Parton Best Of Dolly Parton (Comp) RCA APS1-1117 Canada 1975 Sell This Version
APL1-1665 Dolly Parton - All I Can Do album art Dolly Parton All I Can Do (Album) RCA Victor APL1-1665 South Africa 1975 Sell This Version
APL1-2544 Dolly Parton - Here You Come Again album art Dolly Parton Here You Come Again (Album) RCA Victor APL1-2544 Canada 1977 Sell This Version
2056 Dolly Parton - A Personal Music Dialogue With Dolly Parton album art Dolly Parton A Personal Music Dialogue With Dolly Parton RCA 2056 US 1977 Sell This Version
CPL1-2188 Dolly Parton - New Harvest ... First Gathering album art Dolly Parton New Harvest ... First Gathering (Album) RCA Victor CPL1-2188 Canada 1977 Sell This Version