"My songs are the door to every dream I've ever had and every success I've ever achieved."

  • Born Dolly Rebecca Parton Jan. 19, 1946, in Locust Ridge, Tennessee. 
  • Dolly Parton's 1977 studio album, Here You Come Again, was her first to hit the Top 20 on the Billboard 200. The album featured hits such as the title track, which reached No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100, and "Two Doors Down" (No. 19).
  • At the 21st GRAMMYs, Parton won her first career GRAMMY for Best Country Vocal Performance, Female for "Here You Come Again." Parton made her GRAMMY stage debut at the 43rd GRAMMY Awards in 2001, performing "Travelin' Prayer."
  • Parton's "9 To 5," the title song to the 1980 blockbuster film of the same name, won two GRAMMYs. The song was also nominated for an original song Oscar.
  • Launching in 1995, Dolly Parton's Imagination Library has become the premier early childhood book gifting program in the world by mailing more than 80 million books in Australia, Canada, the U.K., and the United States.

 

Dolly Parton

"My songs are the door to every dream I've ever had and every success I've ever achieved."

  • Born Dolly Rebecca Parton Jan. 19, 1946, in Locust Ridge, Tennessee. 
  • Dolly Parton's 1977 studio album, Here You Come Again, was her first to hit the Top 20 on the Billboard 200. The album featured hits such as the title track, which reached No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100, and "Two Doors Down" (No. 19).
  • At the 21st GRAMMYs, Parton won her first career GRAMMY for Best Country Vocal Performance, Female for "Here You Come Again." Parton made her GRAMMY stage debut at the 43rd GRAMMY Awards in 2001, performing "Travelin' Prayer."
  • Parton's "9 To 5," the title song to the 1980 blockbuster film of the same name, won two GRAMMYs. The song was also nominated for an original song Oscar.
  • Launching in 1995, Dolly Parton's Imagination Library has become the premier early childhood book gifting program in the world by mailing more than 80 million books in Australia, Canada, the U.K., and the United States.

 

GRAMMY Award Results for Dolly Parton

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Wins
Best Country Duo/Group Performance
Jolene
 
Nominations
Best Country Duo/Group Performance
You Can't Make Old Friends
 
Wins
Lifetime Achievement Award
Lifetime Achievement Award - 2011
 
Nominations
Best Musical Show Album
9 To 5 The Musical
 
Nominations
Best Country Collaboration With Vocals
Tomorrow Is Forever
Best Song Written For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media
Travelin' Thru (From Transamerica)
 
Nominations
Best Country Collaboration With Vocals
Creepin' In
 
Nominations
Best Female Country Vocal Performance
I'm Gone
 
Nominations
Best Female Country Vocal Performance
Dagger Through The Heart
Best Country Album
Halos & Horns
 
Wins
Best Female Country Vocal Performance
Shine
Nominations
Best Bluegrass Album
Little Sparrow
 
Wins
Best Bluegrass Album
The Grass Is Blue
Nominations
Best Female Country Vocal Performance
Travelin' Prayer (Track)
 
Wins
Best Country Collaboration With Vocals
After The Gold Rush
Nominations
Best Country Album
Trio II (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Country Collaboration With Vocals
I Will Always Love You (Track)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Collaboration
Silver Threads And Golden Needles (Single)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Collaboration
Romeo (Single)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Collaboration
Rockin' Years (Single)
Best Country Song
Eagle When She Flies (Single)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
Why'd You Come In Here Lookin' Like That (Single)
 
Wins
Best Country Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal
Trio
Nominations
Album Of The Year
Trio (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Performance - Female
Real Love (Album)
Best Country Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal
Real Love (Track)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
Tennessee Homesick Blues (Single)
 
Nominations
Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal
Islands In The Stream (Single)
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
Burlap And Satin (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
I Will Always Love You (Single)
 
Wins
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
9 To 5
Best Country Song
9 To 5
Nominations
Song Of The Year
9 To 5
Best Album Of Original Score Written For A Motion Picture Or A Television Special
9 To 5 (Album)
 
Wins
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
Here You Come Again
 
Nominations
Best Pop Vocal Performance, Female
Here You Come Again (Single)
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
(Your Love Has Lifted Me) Higher And Higher (Track)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
All I Can Do (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
Jolene (Track)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
Jolene (Track)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Performance By A Duo Or Group
If Teardrops Were Pennies (Single)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
Touch Your Woman (Single)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
Joshua (Single)
Best Country Vocal Performance By A Duo Or Group
Better Move It On Home (Single)
Best Sacred Performance (Musical)
Golden Streets Of Glory (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Country Vocal Performance, Female
Mule Skinner Blues
Best Country Vocal Performance By A Duo Or Group
Daddy Was An Old-Time Preacher Man
 
Nominations
Best Country Performance By A Duo Or Group
Just Someone I Used To Know