Loretta Lynn is a prolific American country singer and was one of the leading country female vocalists during the 1960s and 1970s. In 1976, she released “Coal Miner’s Daughter”, an autobiography. It became a “New York Times” bestseller and was made into a film in 1980.
In 2000, Loretta Lynn released her first album in several years entitled “Still Country”. she recently published “Still Woman Enough” and “You’re Cookin’ It Country”, a cookbook. She has had seventeen #1 albums and twenty-seven #1 singles on the country charts, and has won dozens of awards from many different institutions, including four Grammy Awards, seven American Music Awards, eight Broadcast Music Incorporated awards, and ten Academy of Country Music awards. Lynn ranked 65th on VH1’s 100 Greatest Women of Rock & Roll and has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
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