By Whitney Matheson, USATODAY.com 23. Loretta Lynn. I wasn’t sure whether to include her or Jack White on the list, the unlikely producer of Van Lear Rose. Since it’s her vocals and down-home songwriting I love, Loretta won. More
Country music’s First Lady sings about her mama (“the rose”), the coal mine her daddy worked in (Van Lear) and many more Loretta-esque tales. Producer Jack White did away with the slick production, so when you look at Lynn you really are lookin’ at country.. Click here for more!
By Ken Cameron Sunday, December 5, 2004 12:19 AM CST Nothing in the news compels me to write about Loretta Lynn today. I just like thinking about her from time to time. You might think this means I was raised on Loretta’s music, but not so. About the time she was making her early splashes […]
Loretta was Nominated in the 31ST ANNUAL PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS for Favorite Country Female Singer of the year! For the first time in PCA history, all winners in every category will be chosen by you thru the People’s Choice Awards website. Tune in to CBS on Sunday, January 9 at 9PM ET/PT!
Recently honored with the BMI Icon Award, Loretta spoke with Performing Songwriter Magazine reflecting upon her humble beginnings, her songwriting method, and the stories behind her most beloved songs. To order a copy of the December issue that has 8 pages dedicated to Loretta by going to performingsongwriter.com
Superstar Loretta Lynn was named BMI ICON tonight at the songwriter organization’s annual awards gala in Nashville. The pinnacle of the star-studded ceremony came when Lynn was presented the ICON award by BMI President Emeritus Frances Preston and Lynn’s friend and musical influence Kitty Wells. In a heart-felt tribute prior to the presentation, reigning CMA […]