Loretta Lynn

Loretta Lynn



Loretta Lynn (née Webb; born April 14, 1932)[1] is an American country music singer-songwriter with multiple gold albums in a career spanning almost 60 years. She is famous for hits such as "You Ain't Woman Enough (To Take My Man)", "Don't Come Home A' Drinkin' (With Lovin' on Your Mind)", "One's on the Way", "Fist City", and "Coal Miner's Daughter" along with the 1980 biographical film of the same name.

Lynn has received numerous awards and other accolades for her groundbreaking role in country music, including awards from both the Country Music Association and Academy of Country Music as a duet partner and an individual artist. She is the most awarded female country recording artist and the only female ACM Artist of the Decade (1970s). Lynn, has sold more than 45 million albums worldwide, scored 24 number one hit singles, and 11 number one albums. Ms. Lynn continues to tour, appear at the Grand Old Opry and release new albums. She's recognized by the strength and quality of her voice still today, as well as her down to earth, quick wit and humor.



Wouldn't It Be Great
Wouldn't It Be Great is the forty-first studio album by American country music singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn.
Coal Miner's Daughter
Coal Miner's Daughter is a 1980 American biographical film which tells the story of country music singer Loretta Lynn.
Van Lear Rose
Van Lear Rose is the thirty-ninth studio album by American country singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn, released on April 27, 2004 and produced by Jack White of the White Stripes.
Full Circle
Full Circle is the fortieth studio album by American country singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn, released on March 4, 2016 by Sony Legacy.

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Popular Songs42

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Minor Film Appearances & References2

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A conversation with Kashena Sampson
  –  February 1, 2018
You got to laugh at what life throws at you. A lot of the artists I look up to and admire are very clever and humorous with their lyrics -- Jim Croche, Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton. That's what I love about them. One of my favorite songs by Lynyrd Skynyrd is ...
George Hatza: Playing historical figures gives actors an Oscar edge
  –  February 1, 2018
Cohan in "Yankee Doodle Dandy" (1943), Jamie Foxx as Ray Charles in "Ray" (2005), Reese Witherspoon as June Carter Cash in "Walk the Line" (2006), Sissy Spacek as Loretta Lynn in "Coal Miner's Daughter" (1981), Cate Blanchett as Katharine Hepburn in "The ...
Loretta Lynn Cancels Only Planned Concert This Year
  –  February 1, 2018
Fans of Loretta Lynn who were hoping to catch her at the only planned concert she has to date in 2018 will find themselves sorely disappointed at the news the country legend has canceled the show. Lynn, 85, was scheduled to perform at the Hard Rock Hotel ...
Country start Lorrie Morgan comes to Houston's Arena Theatre
  –  January 31, 2018
Loretta Lynn Morgan. She made her debut on the Grand Ole Opry stage at age 13, singing "Paper Roses." She comes to the Arena Saturday, March 3 as part of the launch of her first new solo album in five years. The new album, "Letting Go...Slow" on Shanachie ...
Country songs
  –  January 31, 2018
There's a country song about that, too, Loretta Lynn's "Don't come home a drinkin' (With lovin' on your mind)," although it's about husbands and wives. Next morning, Grace sent Ansari an angry text saying he should have responded more tenderly to her ...
Loretta Lynn Cancels Her Only 2018 Concert Date
  –  January 31, 2018
Country legend Loretta Lynn has cancelled her only 2018 tour date, just one month after breaking her hip in a fall. The 85-year-old hitmaker was scheduled to perform at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tulsa, Okla. in May. “Due to circumstances beyond ...
Check out these 22 shows coming to the Beehive State in February
  –  January 31, 2018
A country singer-songwriter out of Nashville, Tennessee, Margo Price has a strong voice reminiscent of classic country singers such as Tammy Wynette and Loretta Lynn. Price brings that country twang to the Beehive State Feb. 23 when she performs at the ...
Margo Price proves an all-purpose All-American at Emo’s show
  –  January 31, 2018
In the encore, she tackled Loretta Lynn & Conway Twitty’s comedic “You’re the Reason Our Kids Are Ugly” with opener Cauthen belting it out and hamming it up alongside her. Cauthen’s 50-minute opening set with his four-piece band was well-received ...
Loretta Lynn cancels show at Hard Rock
  –  January 31, 2018
Loretta Lynn, who fractured her hip in a fall earlier this month, has cancelled her May 17 concert at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. A news advisory included a statement from her management, which said the appearance was cancelled “due to ...
Penn's Peak, turning 15, will sell $15 concert tickets for first 15 days of February
  –  January 31, 2018
Since reopening it, it has had significant musical acts, and not just country music stars. Yes, there have been shows by Loretta Lynn, Martina McBride, Willie Nelson, George Jones and Glen Campbell. But the venue also has hosted rockers such as Greg Allman ...
Loretta Lynn cancels Tulsa concert after breaking her hip earlier this month
  –  January 31, 2018
CATOOSA – Country music legend Loretta Lynn is canceling her spring show at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa. “Due to circumstances beyond our control, the Loretta Lynn date, scheduled May 17, 2018, in Tulsa has been canceled. Refunds ...
The 25 Best Concerts in Phoenix This February
  –  January 31, 2018
Dave Herrera Country music has been embracing women’s voices for quite some time now. Dating back to legends like Tammy Wynette, Loretta Lynn, and Patsy Cline, country music — which, to be fair, was and remains a fairly male-dominated industry — has ...
Oakley Extends Partnership with Loretta Lynn's
  –  January 31, 2018
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — MX Sports is pleased to announce an extended partnership with Oakley for the 37th Annual Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship, presented by Lucas Oil. This announcement establishes the world's leader in ...
Universal to Adapt Williamson and Bressan’s ‘Birthright’ with ‘Despicable Me’ Writers and Robert Kirkman
  –  January 29, 2018
Kirkman, the third famous person to ever come out of Kentucky behind Diane Sawyer and Loretta Lynn, brings the pedigree of being the co-creator of The Walking Dead, which he turned into a multimedia empire. Kirkman’s Skybound has a first-look deal with ...
Springfield Musician Records Album Covering Memorable Artists of the Ozarks
  –  January 29, 2018
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A young Springfield musician recorded an album covering songs written by some of the Ozarks most memorable including Loretta Lynn and the Ozark Mountain Daredevils. My name is Abbey Waterworth. I'm 20. Well, I do all kinds of things but ...
Have you forgotten Darryl Worley?
  –  January 27, 2018
Country music does have a history of political activism and social consciousness, running the gamut from Loretta Lynn’s ‘The Pill’ to Toby Keith’s ‘Courtesy of the Red, White & Blue’. Darryl Worley had no intention of being part of that ...
Where Does Margo Price Get Off?
  –  January 26, 2018
Any bigger country legends to work with than that? MP: Well, Billy Joe Shaver, Emmylou Harris, Loretta Lynn. There’s a lot of them, I think, still out there. Willie is definitely one of the biggest icons and trailblazers out there, though, integrating ...
Watch Will Ferrell & Chris Stapleton’s SNL Promos
  –  January 26, 2018
This weekend, the night before he duets with Loretta Lynn at the Grammys, authentic country messiah Chris Stapleton will be the musical guest on Saturday Night Live. Beloved SNL alum Will Ferrell is hosting, and as is customary, he and Stapleton filmed a ...
The Gravy Bowl cook-off to benefit Ashland in Motion
  –  January 24, 2018
Stir in butter until well blended. This biscuit's recipe, named by Oliver "Doo" Lynn, husband of Loretta Lynn, is from "Loretta Lynn: You're Cookin' It Country": Heat oven to 400 degrees. In large bowl, combine flour and shortening. A pastry cutter works ...
Loretta Lynn's sister Crystal Gayle asks fans to pray for country legend after Lynn breaks hip
  –  January 23, 2018
Country legend Loretta Lynn has broken her hip, the singer's sister announced on Instagram on Monday. Crystal Gayle took to social media to ask fans to pray for Lynn who broke her hip last week. "Everyone send love and prayers," Gayle shared on Instagram.
Loretta Lynn broke her hip on New Year’s Day — and the family blames her puppy
  –  January 9, 2018
Country Music Hall of Famer Loretta Lynn took a nasty fall on New Year’s Day and landed in the hospital with a broken hip. “American music icon Loretta Lynn is recovering from a fractured hip after a fall while at home,” her official Facebook ...
Loretta Lynn's sister, Crystal Gayle, says singer fractured her hip
  –  January 8, 2018
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Crystal Gayle, sister of country music icon Loretta Lynn, says Lynn broke her hip after a fall and asked fans for love and prayers. A statement on Lynn's website confirmed that the country singer was recuperating after fracturing her ...
Loretta Lynn fractures hip after fall
  –  January 8, 2018
Country Music Hall of Famer Loretta Lynn has suffered another setback, falling and fracturing her hip during the first week of the new year, according to a message on social media. Lynn's sister, Crystal Gayle, discussed the injury on Twitter. “My ...
Country icon Loretta Lynn has a fractured hip after fall
  –  January 8, 2018
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music icon Loretta Lynn has a fractured hip after a fall at her home in Tennessee. A statement posted Monday on her website said "she is doing well and thanks all her fans for their thoughts and prayers." A publicist for ...
Loretta Lynn Breaks Hip
  –  January 8, 2018
Less than a year after suffering a stroke in May 2017, Loretta Lynn is recovering from another health obstacle. In an Instagram post on Monday (Jan. 8), her sister and Grammy winner Crystal Gayle revealed Lynn fell and broke her hip last week. Gayle, who ...


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