Dolly Parton (b 1946)

American singer-songwriter, country singer, and on later albums, bluegrass singer.


Title.year.Label. number
Hello I'm Dolly1967   
Just Between You and Me (*)1968  
Just Because I'm A Woman1968   
Just the Two of Us (*)1968   
In The Good Old Days (When Times Were Bad)1969   
Always, Always (*)1969   
My Blue Ridge Mountain Boy1969   
The Fairest of Them All1970   
Porter Wayne and Dolly Rebecca1970   
Once More1970   
The Real Live Dolly1970   
Two of a Kind1971   
Together Always1972   
My Favorite Songwriter, Porter Wagoner1972   
Bubbling Over1972   
Touch Your Woman1972   
This is Dolly Parton1976   
Say Forever, You'll Be Mine1976   
New Harvest, First Gathering1977   
Both Sides Now1978 LotusWH 2675
Making Plans1980   
You Are1980   
9 to 5 and Odd Jobs1980   
Heartbreak Express1982   
Burlap and Satin1983   
Queen of Country1983   
HBO Presents Dolly Parton1983   
The Great Pretender1984   
Real Love1985  
Collector's Series1985  
Think About Love1986  
The World of Dolly Parton, vol 11988   
The World of Dolly Parton, vol 21988   
The Love Album1989  
White Limozeen1989  
Home For Christmas1990  
The Love Album vol 21990  
Eagle when she Flies1991  
Light of a Clear Blue Morning1992   
Slow Dancing with the Moon1993   
Honky Tonk Angels1993   
Heartsongs: Live From Home (live)1994   
Something Special1995   
Hungry Again1998 MCA  Nashville UMD 80522 
The Grass Is Blue1999    
Little Sparrow2001 SanctuarySANCD 074 
Halos and Horns2002 SancuarySANCD 126 
For God and Country2003   
Live and Well (live)2004   
Those Were The Days2005   

(* with Porter Wagoner)

Collaboration - Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris.

Trio1987 Warner Bros 
Trio II1999 


Title.year.Label. Number
The Best of Dolly Parton1970   
The Best of Dolly Parton1975   
Greatest Hits1985 RCAPL 84422
Greatest Hits, Vol 11990    
Greatest Hits, Vol 21992    
Greatest Hits 1994Telstar TCD 2739
I Will Always Love You and Other Greatest Hits1996    
A Life In Music - Ultimate Collection1997 RCA74321443632
Gold - the Hits Collection2001 RCA  74321840202
Ultimate Dolly Parton2003 RCA82876542012
Just Because I'm A Woman: Songs of Dolly Parton 2003   
Legends (3 CDs)2006   

Soundtrack Albums.

Rhinestone (soundtrack) 1984  
Straight Talk (soundtrack) 1992  

Anthology - Joan Baez, Dolly Parton, Chrissie Hynde, Rufus Wainwright, Dar Williams, Jimmy Webb et al.

Album title. year Label. Number.
Born To the Breed - A Tribute To Judy Collins2008 Warner?

Best Albums (*).

Title. year.Label.
Little Sparrow2001 
The Grass is Blue1999 
The Bluegrass Collection2003 
Songs of Love & Heartache2002 

(*)According to critical opinion.


The Last Thing on My Mind (*)1967 
Holdin' On To Nothing (*)1968 
We'll Get Ahead Someday (*)1968 
Yours Love (*)1969 
Just Someone I Used to Know (*)1969 
Tomorrow is Forever (*)1969 
Mule Skinner Blues1970 
Daddy Was An Old Time Preacher Man (*)1970 
Better Move It On Home (*)1971 
Touch Your Woman1972 
Lost Forever In Your Kiss (*) 1972 
If Tears Were Pennies (*)1973 
I will Always Love You 1974 
Please Don't Stop Loving Me (*)1974 
Love Is Like A Butterfly 1974  
The Bargain Store 1975  
The Seeker 1975  
Say Forever You'll Be Mine (*) 1975  
We Used To 1975  
Is Forever Longer Than Always (*) 1975  
All I Can Do 1976  
Jolene (reissue)1976 RCA
Light of a Clear Morning 1977  
Here You come Again 1977  
Two Doors Down 1978  
It's All Wrong (But It's All Right)1978 
Baby I'm Burning1979 
I Really Got The Feeling1979 
You're The Only One1979 
Sweet Summer Lovin'1979 
Starting Over Again1980 
Making Plans (*)1980 
Old Flames Can't Hold a Candle To You1980 
9 to 51981 RCA
Single Women1982 
Heartbreak Express1982 
I will Always Love You1982 
Hard Candy Christmas1982 
Everything's Beautiful (**)1982 
Islands in the Stream (with Kenny Rogers)1983 RCA
Save the Last Dance For Me1984 
Tennessee Homesick Blues1984 
God Won't Get You1984 
Here You Come Again1984 RCA
Don't Call It Love1985 
Real Love (with Kenny Rogers)1985 
Think about Love1986 
To Know Him is to Love Him (***)1987 
Telling Me Lies (***)1987 
Those Memories of You (***)1987 
Wild Flowers (***)1988 
Yellow Roses1989 
Rockin' Years (with Ricky Van Shelton)1991 
The Day I Fall In Love1994 Columbia
If 2002Sancuary
Baby It's Cold Outside (with Rod Stewart)2004 
When I Get Where I'm Going (with Brad Paisley)2005 
(* with Porter Wagoner)
(** with Willie Nelson)
(*** with Emmylou Harris and Linda Ronstadt)

Hit singles.

Title.Year.highest position.
Jolene (reissue)1976 7
9 to 5 198147
Islands in the Stream (with Kenny Rogers) 19837
Here You Come Again 198475
The Day I Fall In Love 199464
If 2002 73

Hit albums.

Title.year.highest position.
Both Sides Now1978 45
Hungry Again1998 41 
Little Sparrow2001 30
Halos and Horns2002 37

Hit compilations.

Title.year.highest position.
Greatest Hits (RCA)1985 74
Greatest Hits (Telstar) 199465
A Life In Music - Ultimate Collection1997 38
Gold - the Hits Collection2001 23 
Ultimate Dolly Parton2003 17

Book: "Smart Blonde: The Life of Dolly Parton" by Stephen Miller (2008)

Last updated on 27/10/2008