About Loretta Lynn: Still a Mountain Girl on PBS – March 4th 9PM

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Inducted into more music Halls of Fame than any female recording artist to date, Loretta Lynn (b. April 14, 1932) has earned four Grammy Awards, Kennedy Center Honors and a Presidential Medal of Freedom, and sold more than 45 million records worldwide.

Posted in News on January 11th, 2016

Billboard Women in Music ‘Legend’ Loretta Lynn: ‘Call Me Your No. 1 You-Know-What-Kind-Of Stirrer | Billboard Magazine

Loretta Lynn on Being a Legend, Women in the Recording Industry | Billboard

At 83, Loretta Lynn has written more than 200 songs and released more than 55 albums. A 1980 film based on her best-selling 1976 autobiography, ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter,’ earned seven Academy Award ­nominations and won Sissy Spacek an Oscar for best actress.

Posted in News on December 4th, 2015

Loretta Lynn to Receive Inaugural ‘Legend’ Award at Billboard’s Women in Music 2015

Loretta-Lynn-performing-2011-bonnaroo-billboard-650   Loretta Lynn, groundbreaking country music singer-songwriter, has been announced as the recipient of Billboard‘s first-ever Women in Music “Legend” award. The award, which will be presented at Billboard’s 2015 Women in Music event on Dec. 11 in New York City, honors Lynn’s historic contributions to the industry and artistry of American music, which has established her among the highest class of performers. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in News on November 16th, 2015

LORETTA LYNN ANNOUNCES NEW STUDIO ALBUM ‘FULL CIRCLE’ PRE-ORDER NOW

‘FULL CIRCLE’ TO BE RELEASED MARCH 4, 2016 ON LEGACY RECORDINGS

Loretta Lynn_Full Circle (Final Cover) Legacy Recordings will release FULL CIRCLE, the first new studio album in over ten years from American music icon Loretta Lynn, on March 4, 2016. Produced by Patsy Lynn Russell and John Carter Cash, and recorded at the Cash Cabin Studio in Hendersonville, Tennessee, FULL CIRCLE takes listeners on a journey through Loretta’s musical story, from the Appalachian folk songs and gospel music she learned as a child, to new interpretations of her classic hits and country standards, to songs newly-written for the project. Drawing inspiration from personal memories and deep connections to American music, Lynn’s 13 new recordings capture the essence of these songs in intimate new performances. FULL CIRCLE is available for pre-order now at Amazon Music: http://smarturl.it/ll_fc_amzncd?IQid=ws.ll. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in News on November 10th, 2015

Loretta Lynn to Be Inducted Into Music City Walk of Fame

Nashville will mark the grand re-opening of its Music City Walk of Fame by inducting Loretta Lynn in June. The Walk of Fame Park has been closed while it underwent a multi-million-dollar renovation. Lynn will be one of the first artists inducted when its re-opens, along with former White Stripes frontman Jack White, with whom she collaborated on her critically acclaimed Van Lear Rose album. “I can’t think of a better way to celebrate the reopening of Walk of Fame Park than with the induction of Loretta Lynn and Jack White — two very diverse artists,” Nashville Mayor Karl Dean says in a press release. “They represent what is best about Nashville with music that spans multiple genres and generations. They are great ambassadors for the creative community in our city, and I congratulate them on this wonderful honor.” Read More: Loretta Lynn to Be Inducted Into Music City Walk of Fame | http://tasteofcountry.com/loretta-lynn-music-city-walk-of-fame/?trackback=ll
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Posted in News on June 3rd, 2015

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