Inside country legend Loretta Lynn’s ‘first birthday party’ (at age 87) Loretta Lynn’s six decades of boundary-breaking country music and a 1980 film adaptation of her life, “Coal Miner’s Daughter,” took her from Kentucky poverty to American legend. But in all those years, she says she never had a birthday party…until now.
Loretta Lynn Celebrates 2017 with Grammy Nomination, Country Music Hall of Fame Exhibit and US Concert Dates including Two 85th Birthday Shows at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium on April 14-15
2017 is already shaping up as a banner year in the life and career of American music icon Loretta Lynn, whose album, Full Circle, has received a Grammy nomination for Best Country Album. Released to universal acclaim in March 2016, Full Circle was recorded at the Cash Cabin Studio in Hendersonville, Tennessee and […]
Tennessean PHOTOS Our favorite Coal Miner’s Daughter, Loretta Lynn was born on April 14, 1935, in Butcher Hollow, Ky. Check out the four-time Grammy Award winner’s looks through the 1960s up until today. In the 1960s and 1970s: Loretta Lynn signed her first record contract in 1960. That same year she recorded “I’m A Honky […]