2016 has been a great year for Loretta Lynn. The Queen of Country Music broke a decade-long gap between albums earlier this year with the release of Full Circle, her 40th Top 10 country album and her highest-charting effort on the Billboard 200. With the Christmas season mere months away (believe it or not), we’re excited to announce her next album, White Christmas Blue.
Loretta Lynn’s Country Song, Celebrity Profile – AARP When I sat down with Loretta Lynn in her spacious home in Hurricane Mills, Tenn. (she owns the entire town), she had just finished recording Full Circle, a joyous album that combines new material with some favorite old songs, revisited. After six decades in the spotlight, Lynn […]
Loretta Lynn’s ‘Fist City’ In the mid-1960s, Loretta Lynn began writing and recording songs about cheating husbands, female homewreckers, spousal alcoholism and other sensitive marital issues. Many people at the time were unaware that most of those songs were autobiographical. Among Ms. Lynn’s most popular hits was “Fist City.”
Full Circle by Loretta Lynn The kind tendency here might be to give Loretta a pass based on her age (83 as of this writing) and the mere fact that she is, after all, Loretta Lynn. But no one needs to cut her any slack, because Full Circle stands as a wonderful and welcome piece […]