2018 Started Big For Dolly Parton With Two Guinness Records
January 18, 2018
Dolly Parton started out as a songwriter for more established acts. In 1967, she was ready to take on the world. With her the release of her first album Hello, I'm Dolly, Dolly began her journey in the music industry that would last several decades.
She holds the record of being the most celebrated and honored female country musicians of all time. With over 3,000 songs to her credit, 25 of her greatest songs reached No. 1 on the Billboard country music charts, a record achieved by only one other artiste, Reba McEntire.
Sales of singles, digital downloads, and albums have grossed her over 100 million dollars worldwide. Also in her kitty are ten Country Music Association Awards, nine Grammy Awards, seven Academy of Country Music Awards, three American Music Awards and three Academy Award nods.