by Dish Staff Kelsey McKinney lauds the rise of Kacey Musgraves and strong female country acts: From the legacy of Loretta Lynn to the belting gunpowder and lead of Miranda Lambert, feminism has been a lyrical undercurrent for many of country’s all-star artists. “My mistakes are no worse than yours just because I’m a woman,” […]
Shel Silverstein’s 1999 death marked the end of a long and fruitful creative life, one that included stints as a roving Playboy cartoonist and a writer of cheeky songs made famous by Johnny Cash, Loretta Lynn, and Dr. Hook. Also: A particularly...Show More Summary
Lee Ann Womack and Jerry Douglas will cohost this year’s IBMA Awards in Raleigh on October 2. Loretta Lynn, Taj Mahal, Flaco Jimenez, and Jackson Browne will be honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards at the Americana Music Association Honors and Awards in Nashville this September. Show More Summary
Loretta Lynn, Flaco Jiménez, Jackson Browne and Taj Mahal have been selected to receive Lifetime Achievement Award winners to be presented at its 13th Annual Honors and Awards. The ceremony will take place on Wednesday, September 17 at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. The show will be taped for air on PBS later this [...]
Loretta Lynn: >The girls in New York City they all march for women's lib And Better Homes and Gardens shows the modern way to live And the pill may change the world tomorrow but meanwhile, today Here in Topeka the flies are a buzzin'...Show More Summary
by Casey N. Cep Loretta Lynn wrote and recorded “The Pill” in 1972. Her label didn’t release it until 1975, but three years wasn’t long enough to cool the controversy stoked by Lynn, one of the biggest names in country music, singing...Show More Summary
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Following the disbandment of The Stealing Angels, former member Tayla Lynn has singed a new deal with Nashville-based indie label Victor House Records to release new music. Get the full scoop on the Granddaughter of Loretta Lynn's new musical projects here!
Reba McEntire, Bobby Bare and Loretta Lynn are just a few of the headliners set to take the stage at this year’s Johnny Cash Music Festival. In addition to the music portion of the lineup, legendary singer and comedian Mark Lowry will host the fourth annual event.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee (Reuters) - Country singer Loretta Lynn suffered minor burns on her hands putting out a small fire at her ranch near Nashville, but the incident will not keep the coal miner's daughter from performing in Texas on Friday, a represen...
Loretta Lynn suffered minor burns after a small fire at her ranch earlier today. Loretta Lynn Involved In Small House Fire first appeared on Rickey.org • The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
Country singer Lydia Loveless combines the honky-tonk twang of stars like Loretta Lynn and Patsy Cline with the angst and spunk of divas like Neko Case and Grace Potter. Her defiant tone and electric guitar riffs got this 23-year-old...Show More Summary
This year's recipients include 16 people, three of whom were given the Medal posthumously
The cable networks are keeping their cameras trained on Washington DC today. This morning President Obama awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 16 recipients, including Loretta Lynn, Oprah Winfrey, Ben Bradlee and former Pres....Show More Summary
Loretta Lynn joins an elite list of musicians, along with female icons such as Ella Fitzgerald and Aretha Franklin, when she receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom, America's highest civilian honour, on 20 November, 2013. The 81-year-old unquestionably deserves the...
Remember when Loretta Lynne won CMA Awards with Loretta Lynn announced as Entertainer of the Year? How about when johnny Cash hosted the event. Of course you don’t. It was decades ago and most of you weren’t even born yet. There was a time that the Country Music Awards, like the industry and culture itself, [...]
Loretta Lynn, the country music star, is postponing two of her upcoming Iowa shows due to exhaustion. Lynn’s representative said that the 81-year-old singer began feeling tired during the third week of her tour and is due to take some time much needed time off. Show More Summary
Loretta Lynn has postponed two Iowa performances due to exhaustion. The country music legend promised to reschedule both shows after she receives medical treatment. The 81-year-old star said she started feeling ill during her three-week Canadian tour. Show More Summary
Loretta Lynn has been forced to push back two upcoming shows in Iowa due to exhaustion, according to her rep. "Lynn started feeling poorly midway through her three-week tour," her rep said in a statement posted on Lynn's website. "Loretta is a pro and wants to... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Loretta Lynn
Willie Nelson's 2nd album of 2013 features the Icon dueting with 18 female artists including Loretta Lynn, Carrie Underwood, Sheryl Crow, Miranda Lambert, Alison Krauss, Shelby Lynn, Emmylou Harris and Dolly Parton. Read our review of the record here!