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BACKSTORY: DOLLY PARTON GIVES INSIDE LOOK AT ONE OF COUNTRY MUSIC'S MOST BELOVED AND ICONIC ARTISTS

BACKSTORY: DOLLY PARTON GIVES INSIDE LOOK AT ONE OF COUNTRY MUSIC'S MOST BELOVED AND ICONIC ARTISTS

Nashville, Tenn. (August 25, 2014) – Dolly Parton, who recently just wrapped up a highly successful world tour, shows no signs of slowing down.  Dolly’s latest release Blue Smoke – The Best Of  is Dolly’s best career charting album, debuting at Number 6 and rising to Number 2 over the past several weeks and still remains in the Top 10.

 

Great American Country’s Backstory: Dolly Parton celebrates one of country music's most beloved and iconic artists.  From her impoverished childhood in the Smoky Mountains to the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Dolly Parton's rise to fame reads like a Tennessee fairytale. But music is only a part of Dolly's extraordinary resume. She's a world-class actress, best-selling author, dedicated philanthropist and a savvy businesswoman who's been charting her own course for decades. Tune-In to GAC and catch an insider’s look at the life and times of the most awarded female in country music. 

Dolly Parton Moves Up The Official UK Chart Landing at #2, Her Highest Charting Album Position with 'Blue Smoke - The Best Of' Album

Dolly Parton Moves Up The Official UK Chart Landing at #2, Her Highest Charting Album Position with 'Blue Smoke - The Best Of' Album

London, England (July 27, 2014) – Even two weeks after Dolly Parton returned to America from Europe, where she performed to SOLD OUT shows, Dolly is making headlines with the continued growth in album sales of Blue Smoke – The Best Of.  In its seventh week since release, Dolly, once again, made history as Blue Smoke – The Best Of climbs the Official UK chart to Number 2, her highest ever album chart position.  The album debuted at Number 6, moved up to Number 4 where it remained a few weeks, then jumped to Number 3.  No slowing down for Dolly!

“Wow, Number 2!,” says Dolly Parton.  “I am so excited.  They say when you are Number 2, you try harder. Thanks to all the fans out there, as this would not be possible without all of your love and support.  Thanks again!”

 

Dolly Parton Strikes Gold With

Dolly Parton Strikes Gold With "Blue Smoke – The Best Of"

London, UK – Dolly Parton earns, yet, another sales award as her 42nd studio album, Blue Smoke – The Best Of, has been certified Gold by the BPI and remains #3 on the official UK chart in its sixth week of release. 

“Dolly could not be any happier,” says Dolly’s manager Danny Nozell, CEO CTK Management.  “She has worked very hard over the past several years to create the momentum that we have going.  Everyone at Dolly Records and Sony Music has done an outstanding job with making Dolly’s new music available and the sales prove it.”

Dolly Parton's

Dolly Parton's "Blue Smoke – The Best Of" Album Jumps to #3 in it's Fifth Week On Official UK Chart; Glastonbury's "Doggy Parton" Reunited with Original Owners

Locarno, Switzerland – Dolly Parton, the most honored female country performer of all time, will be bringing her Blue Smoke World Tour to a close on Monday night as she takes the stage in Locarno, Switzerland.  The Blue Smoke World Tour kicked off in January with concert performances in the United States before heading to New Zealand and Australia.  Additional shows in America preceded Dolly’s European shows, which took her to Ireland, Scotland, England, Wales, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, and Switzerland.