Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) May 19, 2016
Country singer and songwriter Dolly Parton has been topping the charts for decades. She grew up the fourth of 12 children in her family and was raised in Locust Ridge in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee. Music was an important influence in her family when she was growing up. Parton’s early performances included appearances on “The Cas Walker Farm and Home Hour” in Knoxville, Tennessee and “The Porter Wagoner Show.”
Parton has written over 3,000 songs. She has had 25 No. 1 singles on the Billboard Country Charts, more than any other female artist. Parton has earned 25 RIAA-certified gold, platinum, and multi-platinum awards, more than any other female country performer in history. Her career has included 41 career Top 10 country albums, more than any other artist, and 110 charted singles. Parton has sold over 100 million singles, albums, hits collections, and digital downloads.
Parton has received eight Grammy Awards, 10 Country Music Association Awards, seven Academy of Country Music Awards, three American Music Awards, and two Academy Award nominations. She is tied with Bruce Springsteen for the most Grammy nominations, with 46. Parton is one of a small number of individuals who have received at least one nomination from all four of the major annual entertainment award organizations: Grammy, Emmy, Oscar, and Tony.
She is one of seven female artists who have won the Country Music Association’s Entertainer of the Year Award. Parton was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1999. The Library of Congress presented her with the Living Legend Award in 2004. She received the prestigious Kennedy Center Honors in 2006 and a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2011.
Dolly Parton is currently performing across the United States on her Pure and Simple Tour. You can see her perform many of her most famous hits from her decades-long career.
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Upcoming Dolly Parton Concerts
June 3 – Greensboro, North Carolina at Greensboro Coliseum
June 4 – Duluth, Georgia at Infinite Energy Arena
June 5 – Greenville, South Carolina at Peace Concert Hall at the Peace Center
June 7 – Charleston, West Virginia at Charleston Civic Center
June 8 – Vienna, Virginia at Wolf Trap
June 10 – Northfield, Ohio at Hard Rock Rocksino
June 11 – Cincinnati, Ohio at The Shoe at Horseshoe Casino
June 12 – Lewiston, New York at Artpark Amphitheatre
June 15 – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at The Mann Center for the Performing Arts
June 17 – Lenox, Massachusetts at Tanglewood
June 18 – Bangor, Maine at Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion
June 22 – Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
June 25 – Forest Hills, New York at Forest Hills Stadium
June 26 – Holmdel, New Jersey at PNC Bank Arts Center
June 28 – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at Consol Energy Center
July 23 – Deadwood, South Dakota at Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel & Casino
July 26 – Orem, Utah at The UCCU Center
July 27 – Morrison, Colorado at Red Rocks Amphitheatre
August 2 – Columbus, Ohio at Celeste Center
August 7 – Highland Park, Illinois at Ravinia Pavilion
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