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Dolly Parton Reveals Favorite Music Collaborators
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"People talk to me about retiring ... Darlin', I'm the least retiring person you ever met in your life," Dolly Parton confesses to The Star. "I'm not slowin' down, I'm goin' faster. The fewer days I got left, the more…
Dolly Parton Wows the Crowd at Marty Stuart’s Late Night Jam
Dolly Parton took control during Marty Stuart's Late Night Jam Wednesday (June 8), receiving a standing ovation as she walked onto the Ryman Auditorium stage. Looking great in a black pant suit with rhinestone pink and yellow flowers, the icon thanked Marty for inviting her to be part of the co…
Trace Adkins Helps Opryland Hotel Reopen After Flood
On Monday morning, November 15, the lavish Opryland Hotel reopened its doors after being shut down in May after devastating floods filled the interior of the hotel with 24 feet of water. After 280,890 feet of new carpet, 5,650 gallons of paint, 2,200 new doors, 21,400 sheets of drywall, 142,915 piec…
Elvis Presley Spotlighted at Country Music Hall of Fame
He may have been the young man who bombed when he played his one and only show at the Grand Ole Opry in 1954, but even when Elvis Presley was told that night to go home, quit music forever and go back to his job driving a truck, the fiery talent inside the Mississippi native would not be quelled...
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'The Cold Hard Facts of Life' -- Porter Wagoner (1967)
Wandering Words: "Who taught who the cold hard facts of life?"
Returning early from a business trip, a man picks up champagne to surprise his wife. Another customer at the liquor store is buying wine for a par…
Porter Wagoner Dead at 80
Porter Wagoner, the country music legend known for his signature blond pompadour and flashy, rhinestone-encrusted suits, died Sunday at a Nashville hospice. The singer was suffering from lung cancer. He was 80.
Throughout his 40-year career, Wagoner had 81 songs on the country music charts, 19 of tho…