Posts tagged "Loretta Lynn"

Loretta Lynn’s New Puppy May Have Played a Part in Her Fall

“We blame the puppy!” Loretta’s daughter Patsy told PEOPLE with a laugh. “Though the puppy brings smiles so there’s that.”

Lauren Laffer • January 9, 2018

Loretta Lynn ‘In Good Spirits’ After Falling and Breaking Her Hip

“My birthday wish is for everyone to send love and prayers to my sister, Loretta Lynn, who fell and broke her hip last week,” her sister, Crystal Gayle, shared.

Lauren Laffer • January 8, 2018

Alan Jackson, Don Schlitz and Jerry Reed Become Newest Members of Country Music Hall of Fame

“I’m really proud and I don’t feel like I really belong here. I’m so humbled by it…” Jackson said from the stage.

Annie Reuter • October 23, 2017

Remember When Loretta Lynn Became the First Female CMA Entertainer of the Year?

Loretta Lynn is one of only five solo female artists to ever take home the top honor at the CMA Awards.

Laura Hostelley • October 19, 2017


Donald Webb, Brother of Loretta Lynn and Crystal Gayle, Dies at Age 76

Donald is survived by his wife, four children, 10 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and his siblings.

Lauren Laffer • October 16, 2017

Loretta Lynn Plots First Public Appearance Since Stroke

I feel better than I should, really,” said Lynn in an interview with WSM’s Nashville Today.

Lauren Laffer • September 25, 2017

Loretta Lynn Honored By Family and Colleagues at ‘Blue Kentucky Girl’ Exhibit Opening

Margo Price, Brandy Clark and Kacey Musgraves all expressed their praises toward Lynn’s legacy and celebrated her rags to riches life she earned through hard work and wit.

Kelly Brickey • August 23, 2017

Loretta Lynn Exhibit to Open at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

“I am so excited for the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s exhibit to open this month,” said Lynn. 

Lauren Laffer • August 8, 2017


Loretta Lynn Postpones Album Release, Cancels 2017 Tour Dates Following Stroke

I am getting stronger every day and can’t wait to get back out there with all of you. I’m just letting everybody know that Willie ain’t dead yet and neither am I, and I can’t wait to see all of you on the road!”

Lauren Laffer • July 12, 2017

Loretta Lynn Walking and Talking Following Stroke, Brother Confirms

“She can talk, and Loretta told me that she thought she’s going to be okay,” Lynn’s brother, Herman Webb, said in an interview recently.

Kelly Brickey • June 28, 2017

Loretta Lynn Cancels Additional Tour Dates Following May Stroke

The country legend will not be continuing on with her scheduled performances at Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines, Iowa, on July 7 as well as at Iowa’s Five Flags Center on July 21.

Kelly Brickey • June 22, 2017

Bobby Bones Proposes ‘Download a Female Friday’

Girl power is about to take over country music this Friday as Bobby Bones established his own ode to all the ladies out there with his ‘Download a Female Friday’ initiative.

Kelly Brickey • June 21, 2017


Loretta Lynn’s Team Updates Fans on Medical Status

Ten days after suffering from a stroke in her Tennessee home, Lynn is doing just fine, according to a recent update via her social media pages.

Kelly Brickey • May 15, 2017

Crystal Gayle Tweets to Thank Fans for Loretta Lynn Support

“Thank you for all of the prayers and well wishes for Loretta. Keep them coming! We are lucky, in this day and age, to have wonderful doctors and nurses taking great care of her,” wrote Gayle.

Kelly Brickey • May 11, 2017

Loretta Lynn Hospitalized After Suffering Stroke at Home

The singer celebrated her 85th birthday on April 14 with two sold-out shows at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.

Annie Reuter • May 5, 2017

Loretta Lynn to Release New Album, ‘Wouldn’t It Be Great’

Recorded at the Cash Cabin Studio in Hendersonville, TN, the 13-song project will feature songs all written or co-written by Lynn.

Lauren Laffer • April 14, 2017


It Runs in the Family: 10 Talented Country Siblings

Blood is thicker than water and it seems as if some of the biggest artists in country music have those creative juices flowing through their veins.

Kelly Brickey • April 10, 2017

Miranda Lambert, Kenny Chesney Lead Merle Haggard Tribute Lineup

Tickets for the star-studded event go on sale Friday, March 3. 

Lauren Laffer • February 27, 2017

Crystal Gayle Inducted into Grand Ole Opry by Sister Loretta Lynn

“Being a member of the Opry is just incredible,” Gayle beamed.

Kelly Brickey • January 23, 2017

Willie Nelson Wants Loretta Lynn to Give Marijuana a Second Chance

“She’s got a lot of guts,” Nelson said during a recent interview.

Kelly Brickey • January 18, 2017