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Loretta Lynn Says Being a Musician Is ‘Harder on a Woman Than It Is a Man’

Loretta Lynn has a lot to be proud of: a storied career, more music halls of fame inductions than any other female musician in history, a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award and a Presidential Medal of Freedom -- and that's just the beginning. One of the most important pieces of the country icon's legacy is how she paved the way for today's female country artists by tackling contraception, divorce and the hard side of motherhood -- topics that were considered taboo at the time, especially for a woman.

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Loretta Lynn Earns First-Ever Billboard Women in Music Legend Award

Country icon Loretta Lynn has been announced as the first-ever recipient of the Billboard Women in Music Legend Award.

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Country Stars and Their Famous Relatives

If you dig into your family tree, you could find a few monumental people in it, from pilgrims to celebrities and everything in between. And there are many country music stars who have equally famous relatives, many of whom are in the music industry as well.

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Loretta Lynn to Release New Album in Spring 2016

For the first time in more than 10 years, Loretta Lynn has a new album on the horizon.

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Watch Vince Gill and Patty Loveless Pay Tribute to Loretta Lynn During 2015 Austin City Limits Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony [Exclusive Premiere]

Back in June, Loretta Lynn was inducted into the Austin City Limits Hall of Fame. A television special featuring that event's tributes and musical performances is scheduled to premiere on Saturday (Oct. 3), but you don't have to wait until then to see one of the evening's best sets: The Boot has an exclusive premiere of Vince Gill and Patty Loveless' performance of "After the Fire Is Gone," a tribute to Lynn.

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Miranda Lambert Performs Loretta Lynn’s ‘Not Necessarily Appropriate’ Hit, ‘Rated X’ [WATCH]

If there was ever a song that related to Miranda Lambert's divorce from Blake Shelton, it may be Loretta Lynn's "Rated X," which Lambert performed at the 2015 ACM Honors ceremony.

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Austin City Limits Hall of Fame Adds Loretta Lynn, Asleep at the Wheel

Loretta Lynn and Asleep at the Wheel were inducted into the Austin City Limits Hall of Fame on Thursday (June 18), in a star-studded ceremony hosted by Dwight Yoakam.

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News Roundup: Chase Bryant Discusses His New Single, Loretta Lynn Receives Music City Walk of Fame Star

The Boot rounds up today's top stories from our news partners.

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Loretta Lynn Earns Spot on Music City Walk of Fame

Loretta Lynn is about to receive yet another accolade. The 83-year-old will be getting a spot on the Music City Walk of Fame, along with collaborator Jack White, in a special ceremony on June 4.

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Top 10 Catty Country Songs

William Congreve, the same man who penned the immortal line now often paraphrased as "Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned" also wrote, "Music hath charms to soothe a savage breast." Written more than 300 years ago, those two lines nonetheless capture the spirit of some of country music's best cat fights.

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