Loretta Lynn

Loretta Lynn

American singer-songwriter
One of Nashville's most influential and iconic figures, with a voice of strength, independence, and sometimes defiance.
BornApril 14, 1932
HometownButcher Hollow
Net worth$65 million
Height5'1" (1.55m)
SpouseOliver Lynn (m 1948 - 1996)
ChildrenBetty Sue Lynn , Jack Benny Lynn , Ernest Ray Lynn , Patsy Eileen Lynn , Cissy Lynn
ParentsClara Marie Ramey Webb , Melvin "Ted" Webb
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Dolly Parton pays tribute to Naomi Judd and Loretta Lynn during ACM Awards

  • Dolly Parton paid tribute to late country singers Naomi Judd and Loretta Lynn at the Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards on Thursday. During the awards show, the 9 to 5 singer took a moment to pay tribute to fellow musicians Naomi and Loretta before presenting Female Artist of the Year. Dolly, 77, remembered the late country singers as "two women who were like sisters to (her)" as photos of her with the pair flashed onscreen. The country singer said of Loretta, "Of course you know, Loretta was

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Fans outraged after Aaron Carter omitted from tribute segment during 2023 Grammy Awards

The tribute recognised numerous artists from the music industry who had died during the past year, including the likes of Loretta Lynn, Takeoff and Coolio, among others. Aaron, who passed away at the age of 34 last November, was listed as part of the in-memoriam section of the physical programme. However, fans of the popstar were quick to point out via social media that he wasn't included in the televised tribute. One fan wrote on Twitter: "Since the Grammys chose not to include Aaron Carter's picture while tributing the passed away singers..."
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Johnny Cash's America
Johnny Cash's America
1h 29min
2008
Nashville Rebel
Nashville Rebel
1h 35min
1966

Albums

Ladies of Country
Ladies of Country
2010
Country Legends
Country Legends
2003
Loretta Lynn [Columbia River]
Loretta Lynn [Columbia River]
1997
Honky Tonk Girl:  The Loretta Lynn Collection
Honky Tonk Girl: The Loretta Lynn Collection
1994
Country's Favorite Daughter
Country's Favorite Daughter
1994
Hey Good Lookin'
Hey Good Lookin'
1993
Sings Patsy Cline's Favorites
Sings Patsy Cline's Favorites
1992
Country Gospel Greats
Country Gospel Greats
1992
Country Music Hall of Fame Series
Country Music Hall of Fame Series
1991
Peace in the Valley
Peace in the Valley
1990
Who Was That Stranger
Who Was That Stranger
1989
20 Greatest Hits
20 Greatest Hits
1988
20 Greatest Hits
20 Greatest Hits
1987
Just a Woman
Just a Woman
1985
Loretta Lynn [Universal]
Loretta Lynn [Universal]
1984
Lyin' Cheatin' Woman Chasin' Honky Tonkin' Whiskey Drinkin'
Lyin' Cheatin' Woman Chasin' Honky Tonkin' Whiskey Drinkin'
1983
Making Love from Memory
Making Love from Memory
1982
I Lie
I Lie
1981
Two's a Party
Two's a Party
1981
Loretta
Loretta
1980
Lookin' Good
Lookin' Good
1980
We've Come a Long Way, Baby
We've Come a Long Way, Baby
1979
Very Best of Loretta and Conway
Very Best of Loretta and Conway
1979
Greatest Hits Live
Greatest Hits Live
1978
Out of My Head and Back in My Bed
Out of My Head and Back in My Bed
1978
In Concert: Recorded with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
In Concert: Recorded with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
1978