| DOLLY PARTON: SONG BY SONG - 96488
Dolly Parton: Song by Song, a 6 part series, each episode exploring the stories around a particular hit song including inspiration for writing and recording it, the immediate impact it had and the legacy and accolades it has received. Each song story will provide a calibrated insight into the unparalleled drama of a life fully lived and a career fully exploited depicting her unique character full of resilience, fortitude, intellect, insight and compassion.
With 650 songs written by her registered with BMI and sold more than 100 million albums, she is one of only six female artists (including Reba McEntire, Barbara Mandrell, Shania Twain, Loretta Lynn, and Taylor Swift), to win the Country Music Associationís highest honor, Entertainer of the Year. She has also been nominated for two Academy Awards and a Tony Award. Dolly Parton has earned 5 BMI Million-Air (or more) Performance Awards and numerous BMI Songwriter Citations of Achievement. She was also honored with the prestigious BMI Icon Award in 2003.