The Person I Chose For My Research Paper

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Dolly Parton
The person I chose for my research paper is Ms. Dolly Parton. I chose her because she is a wonderful person and artist, she shows true country colors. She is the “Queen of Country,” “The Backwoods Barbie,” “The Queen of Nashville,” and “The Leading Lady of Country.” Dolly Parton has constricted over 5,000 songs. She has won over 30 different awards, and been nominated for awards over 160 times, and has had over 20 top chart songs. She is truly a wonderful country artist. “I want to go and go, and then drop dead in the middle of something I 'm loving to do. And if that doesn 't happen, if I wind up sitting in a wheelchair, at least I 'll have on my high heels.” –Dolly Parton
Dolly Rebecca Parton was born on January 19, 1946 in Sevierville, Tennessee. She was born to Robert Lee Parton a tobacco farmer and Avie Lee Owens Parton. She is one of 12 kids: Stella, Rachel, Randy, Frieda, Robert, Cassie, Willadeone, Floyd, Larry, Coy, and David. Most of her musical influence came from her mother, which were mostly church songs. At the age of five years old Dolly wrote her first song “Tiny Little Tassle Top.” At the age of seven Dolly constructed her first guitar out of two bass guitar strings and an olden mandolin. By age nine Dolly was performing professionally appearing on the local television and radio show. She became a normal singer on “The Cas Walker Show” and rendered on this show until the age of eighteen. Ms. Dolly Parton made her first appearance on The Grand

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