Dolly Parton Recognized As A Woman Of The Century

Advertisments - Continue Reading Below

Dolly Parton, a country music living legend and pop culture icon, is one of the world’s most recognized and beloved artists.

She gave the world almost 90 albums and written more than 700 songs, including No. 1 hits “I Will Always Love You” and “Jolene.” She was also nominated for the four major American entertainment awards: Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony.

Advertisment - Continue Reading Below

Dolly is also a businesswoman and philanthropist. Dollywood, Dollywood’s Splash Country, and other tourism businesses have transformed East Tennessee’s economy by providing thousands of jobs and attracting millions and millions of visitors each year.

She’s a 49-time Grammy nominee and 10-time winner, and in 2004, the Library of Congress gave her the Living Legend award. Now, this legend is recognized as one of the inspiring Women of the Century on Tennessee list.

Main menu