What is Dolly Parton Net Worth? How much is Dolly Parton Net worth Earning? Is she richer than Beyoncé?
Country music icon and actress Dolly Parton was born on 19 January 1946, in Locust Ridge, Tennessee. Parton is an American singer-songwriter, actress, and philanthropist. Parton has composed over 3,000 songs. Parton has sold around 100 million albums. Parton is one of the bestselling artists of all.
Parton is also an actress. Parton also co-owns a production company called Sandollar Productions. Parton has won every major music award. Parton won more than 45 Grammy nominations and 8 wins (including a Lifetime Achievement Grammy in 2011). Parton is well for her business savvy. Parton also owns Dollywood, a theme park in Tennessee with retail shops and entertainment. Parton was elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1999. Parton also received Kennedy Center Honors for artistic achievement in 2006.
She was the fourth of twelve children born to Robert Lee and Avie Lee Parton. Parton has been married to Carl Dean since 1966. Parton is the godmother of pop singer and actress Miley Cyrus.
When the singer was five years old, the family moved to a new house. As Parton’s grandfather was a preacher in a Pentecostal church their family used to play music and sang in the church. At age 9, Parton appeared on Sevierville station WSEV. By the age of 10, Dolly was performing professionally in nearby Knoxville, on both television and radio.
In 1964, Parton moved to Nashville after she graduated from high school. At age 21, Parton was on her way to stardom in 1964. Porter Wagoner hired her to join the cast of his popular syndicated television show. It was the same time when Parton had her first big hit single – “Dumb Blonde.”