Dolly Parton illustration 2016 infographic
Illustration shows Dolly Parton.


Dolly Parton 2016

By Chris Dinsdale

January 19, 2016 - Dolly Parton, American singer-songwriter, actress, and businesswoman, turns 70. A multi-award-winning star of country music, she has written over 3,000 songs and had 25 No. 1 hits on the Billboard Country charts, a record for any female artist, while sales of singles, albums, and digital downloads total more than 100 million worldwide over her career. Non-musical ventures include Dollywood, a theme park in Tennessee, and her efforts on behalf of childhood literacy around the world.

PUBLISHED: 12/01/2016; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Bob Hoare