MY MUSIC

‘The Great Pretender’

Published February 5, 1984 / Last Updated August 23, 2015
Team Dolly

Team Dolly

Team Dolly is a collaboration of writers, editors, and publishers assembled by Dolly Parton Productions. Each member is dedicated to accurately publishing the latest news and historical archives of the living legend that is Dolly Rebecca Parton.

Managing Editor - Jacob Timmons
Creative Director - Sarah Chapman
Senior Editor - Amanda Webb
Team Dolly

Dolly releases 26th solo album, ‘The Great Pretender’

Released in February 1984, “The Great Pretender” is Dolly’s 26th solo studio album and features a selection of popular cover songs from the 1950s and 60s.

The album was Dolly’s first to be issued on the new compact disc format at the time.

Track listing:

  1. “Save the Last Dance for Me”
  2. “I Walk the Line”
  3. “Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)”
  4. “Downtown”
  5. “We Had it All”
  6. “She Don’t Love You Like I Love You”
  7. “We’ll Sing in the Sunshine”
  8. “I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)”
  9. “Elusive Butterfly”
  10. “The Great Pretender”

“The Great Pretender” peaked at No. 7 on the U.S. Country Music Albums Charts and No. 73 on the U.S. Top 200 Albums Charts.

Team Dolly‘The Great Pretender’

‘Dolly, Dolly, Dolly’

Published April 22, 1980 / Last Updated August 23, 2015
Team Dolly

Team Dolly

Team Dolly is a collaboration of writers, editors, and publishers assembled by Dolly Parton Productions. Each member is dedicated to accurately publishing the latest news and historical archives of the living legend that is Dolly Rebecca Parton.

Managing Editor - Jacob Timmons
Creative Director - Sarah Chapman
Senior Editor - Amanda Webb
Team Dolly

Dolly releases 22nd solo album, ‘Dolly, Dolly, Dolly’

Released in 1980, “Dolly, Dolly, Dolly” was, at the time, more pop focused than Dolly’s other work, and none of its songs were written by Dolly.

The album’s two singles, “Starting Over Again” and “Old Flames Can’t Hold A Candle To You” topped the U.S. Country Singles Charts making them her ninth and 10th No. 1 singles respectively. The album reached No. 7 on the U.S. Country Music Charts and No. 71 on the U.S. Top 200 Charts.

 

Team Dolly‘Dolly, Dolly, Dolly’

‘Love Is Like A Butterfly’

Published September 2, 1974 / Last Updated August 23, 2015
Team Dolly

Team Dolly

Team Dolly is a collaboration of writers, editors, and publishers assembled by Dolly Parton Productions. Each member is dedicated to accurately publishing the latest news and historical archives of the living legend that is Dolly Rebecca Parton.

Managing Editor - Jacob Timmons
Creative Director - Sarah Chapman
Senior Editor - Amanda Webb
Team Dolly

Dolly releases 14th solo album, ‘Love Is Like A Butterfly’

In September 1974, Dolly released her 14th solo album, “Love is Like a Butterfly.”  The title song was the third consecutive single to reach No. 1 (making it her fourth No. 1 single) on the U.S. Country Music Charts.

The album “Love is Like a Butterfly” reached No. 7 on the U.S. Country Album Charts.

Team Dolly‘Love Is Like A Butterfly’