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  1. Rhiannon Giddens channels 'voices that need to be heard' on 'Freedom Highway'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... with female musicians who had influenced her: Edith Piaf, Nina Simone, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Odetta, Dolly Parton and several others. She boldly ignored the lines that sometimes separate country from soul, pop from gospel, bluegrass from cabaret, ...

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  2. Journey Beyond 'Traveller': 6 Great Chris Stapleton Songs Outside His Breakthrough AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Billboard

    ... a new song, "Broken Halos," at a Country Radio Seminar event on Thursday . He first performed that tune at Dolly Parton's Smoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund in December, so it stands to reason that the song could be part of his ...

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  3. 20 Years After Dolly the Sheep, Potential of Cloning Remains UnclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... embryo and planted the embryo into a surrogate mother. The lamb was dubbed Dolly, a nod to country music legend Dolly Parton and her famously ample bosom. The lab had kept her birth secret for seven months to make the announcement coincide with the ...

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  4. Renny Reynolds to discuss English gardens on March 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Boca Beacon

    ... fragrance. That led Renny to designing events at the legendary Studio 54, including events for Diana Ross, Dolly Parton, Andy Warhol, Elizabeth Taylor and Liza Minnelli. He co-founded Renny & Reed in New York City, one of the nation's most renowned ...

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  5. Lady Liberty Carnival Debut Troubled as Trump Remakes Brand USARead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Bloomberg

    Elvis Presley, Dolly Parton and 150 Beyonces, or at least their impersonators, are set to parade alongside a giant shimmering Statue of Liberty float on Brazil's biggest stage next week. The show is part of a plan to harness the power of Rio de Janeiro's Carnival to promote American interests.

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  6. Puppetry, Breakfast Club, bonspiel & more: What to do in the Calgary area this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | CBC News

    Do you like Dolly Parton's Jolene? This weekend the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra presents Ultimate Country Legends, which includes a rendition of the classic hit. It's just one of many events to take in this weekend in the Calgary area.

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  7. Conway High grad making it big in country musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | WMBF

    ... its own unique character, as well as that natural Southern Country flavor. "A lot of people have compared me to Dolly Parton, which is a huge compliment," she said. "I've been told I sound like a combination of Dolly Parton and Jennifer Nettles and ...

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  8. 'All They Will Call You': A Writer Gives Woody Guthrie's 'Deportees' Their Names BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | National Public Radio

    ... that they have been sung for over 60 years by folks like Bob Dylan , Joan Baez , Bruce Springsteen and even Dolly Parton . The California writer Tim Z. Hernandez was moved by those lyrics, too. Beginning with the line "All they will call you will be ...

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  9. Ladysmith Black Mambazo plays two nights at Diana Wortham TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Mountain Xpress

    GUEST STARS: Known for working with Paul Simon on his Graceland album, Ladysmith Black Mambazo has also recorded with the likes of Stevie Wonder, Dolly Parton and Sarah McLachlan. Though longtime member Albert Mazibuko can't reveal the specifics of the South African a cappella singers' studio stops on their current tour, he's excited to share their latest collaborations once they're ready.

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  10. Dolly the cloned sheep 20 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Daily Mail

    ... livestock and poultry, aiming to produce animals that are less susceptible to disease.' She was named after Dolly Parton, the curvaceous country & western singer, because the adult cell used had been from a mammary gland. Dolly was the only ...

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  11. Why Cracker Barrel Was Behind This Grammy-Winning Remix of Dolly Parton's 'Jolene'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Technology Marketing

    Country music legend Dolly Parton and a cappella group Pentatonix have been making the rounds on the awards and TV show circuit with their remix of Parton's classic hit "Jolene," which just snagged a Grammy for best country duo/group performance. What fans might not know, however, is that they have Cracker Barrel, in part, to thank.

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  12. Irish star Nathan Carter announces Parr Hall date as UK tour expandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Warrington Guardian

    ... the air. Growing up in Liverpool in the 90s, he was exposed to classic songs by Johnny Cash, Don Williams and Dolly Parton. From the age of four, he learned to play guitar, piano and accordion, which now play a vital part in his live shows. He also ...

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  13. Barack Obama, Adele, Dolly Parton and Pearl Jam team up for charity albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Sunday Herald

    Former US president Barack Obama has joined forces with musicians including Adele, Dolly Parton and Pearl Jam for a charity album in aid of War Child UK. Obama is providing a foreword to the forthcoming release Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years Of The Story - An Album to Benefit War Child, a re-recording of Brandi's songs by other stars in aid of her War Child fundraising efforts.

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  14. Pink schedules second live performance of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | KUIC-FM Vacaville

    ... nd was nominated for a Grammy. She ended up losing to a collaboration between Pentatonix and country music icon Dolly Parton , but Pink didn't mind.

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  15. Pearl Jam covers country singer Brandi Carlile for benefit albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    ... areas of conflict and war. Other artists contributing to Cover Stories include pop star Adele , country legend Dolly Parton , veteran country-folk songwriter Kris Kristofferson , My Morning Jacket 's Jim James and The Avett Brothers . Additionally, ...

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  16. An artist's rendering of the new four-building complex planned for Tanglewood.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Boston.com

    ... also the Boston Pops, starry guest artists such as Joshua Bell and Yo-Yo Ma, and performances by the likes of Dolly Parton, Bob Dylan, and James Taylor. The new Tanglewood Learning Institute will offer visitors up-close-and-personal experiences with ...

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  17. Barack Obama Wrote a Foreword For a Brandi Carlile Covers AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Spin

    Today, in confusing music news, pop-country singer/songwriter Brandi Carlile has announced a new star-studded compilation album, Cover Stories , which consists entirely of new renditions of songs from her 2007 sophomore album The Story , the 10 year anniversary of which is this April. The list of collaborators is a varied and auspicious bunch, including appearances from Adele , Dolly Parton, The Avett Brothers, Jim James, The Indigo Girls , Kris Kristofferson, and Margo Price.

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  18. More informationRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Gulfshore Life

    ... given Bobby the opportunity to tour with titans of entertainment like Frank Sinatra, Cher, Julio Iglesias and Dolly Parton. As a professional stand-up comedian, he's worked alongside friends, Chris Rock, Ray Romano and Drew Carey, as well as many ...

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  19. Nathan CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Warrington Guardian

    ... the air. Growing up in Liverpool in the 90s, he was exposed to classic songs by Johnny Cash, Don Williams and Dolly Parton. From the age of four, he learned to play guitar, piano and accordion, which now play a vital part in his live shows. He also ...

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  20. Jazz highlights: Zacc Harris at Reverie; Thundercat at Fine LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Star Tribune

    ... he new record, for example, "Red River Valley" is a saucy jaunt, "Wayfaring Stranger" is thick in the blues and Dolly Parton's "Jolene" is invaded by the Holy Ghost of John Coltrane. (7 and 9 p.m., Sat., Dakota, Mpls.; $25-$45, dakotacooks.com)

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