11 Things You Need To Know About Dolly Parton

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#1- Dolly Parton was born on 19 January, 1946, in Tennessee, U.S. Her real name is Dolly Rebecca Parton.

#2- She started performing at a young age. At the age of 10, she performed on local radio and television shows.

#3- Her first studio album was Hello, I'm Dolly, which was released on September 18, 1967.

#4- So far, Dolly Parton has released 48 studio albums, 9 Live Albums, 222 compilation albums, and 8 video albums.

#5- Her career spanned over 50 years. She was also referred to as the country music legend & Queen of Country.

#6- Dolly Parton was 1 of the best-selling female artists of all time. Her records sold over 100 million globally.

#7- During her career, She composed more than 3,000 songs and had 110 career-charting singles.

#8- Dolly Parton has had 25 number-one singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and 44 career Top 10 country albums.

#9- She won 11 Grammy Awards, 3 American Music Awards, and 7 Country Music Association Awards.

#10- Parton made her film debut with the 1980 American comedy film "9 to 5." So far, she has acted in over 20 films.

#11- She is one of the most successful country music singers and has an estimated net worth of around $650 million.

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