“This coal miner’s daughter gave voice to a generation,” President Barack Obama said.
Congratulations to all of those who received the Presidential Medal of Freedom today from President Obama. They include: Loretta Lynn, Ernie Banks, Oprah Winfrey, President Clinton, Ben Bradlee, Richard Lugar, Mario Molina, Arturo Sandoval, Dean […]
Titled ‘Blame It All On My Roots: Five Decades of Influences,’ the box set will include Brooks covering 40 songs from artists who have influenced him, many of which he has already performed during his Vegas residency.
The eighth annual country festival in California will also feature Florida Georgia Line, Jennifer Nettles, Loretta Lynn, Hunter Hayes and many more.
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Lynn will be honored as “one of the first successful female country music vocalists in the early 1960s, courageously breaking barriers in an industry long dominated by men.”
“I had such a great time recording this song,” the country legend said. “I loved the song and sound of that banjo made me feel I was back on the front porch in Kentucky where I came from.”
In recent years, murder ballads have taken on a whole new context, with women in the starring roles. Examples include songs by the Dixie Chicks, Martina McBride, Reba, Carrie Underwood, and Miranda Lambert.
The 2012 GRAMMY nominee and cofounder of the White Stripes is also a devout country music fan.