February 1, 2023

Loretta Lynn handed away at age 90 on October 4 in her house in Hurricane Mills, TN, her household confirmed in a press release.

With a profession spanning six a long time, over 45 million albums offered, 24 number-one singles, a whole bunch of songs written and too many awards and honors to say, her place among the many all-time greats in nation music is safe. Loretta Lynn will all the time have a spot in our hearts.


October 8–10 Broadcast Schedule


Willie’s Roadhouse


Remembering Loretta Lynn (NEW)

Tune in: October 8 from 11am–3pm ET, October 9 from 4–8pm ET
Sunny Sweeney hosts 4 hours of songs, reminiscences and messages from Loretta’s associates, followers and fellow artists

 

Me & Patsy (2020)

Tune in: October 9 from 11–11:30am ET
Dallas Wayne and Loretta Lynn focus on her relationship with Patsy Cline

 

White Christmas Blue (2017)

Tune in: October 9 from 8–9pm ET
Elizabeth Prepare dinner hosts this vacation particular, together with dwell performances from Loretta Lynn at Coal Miner’s Daughter Museum in Hurricane Mills, TN

 

Jeannie Seely’s Tribute to Loretta Lynn (NEW)

Tune in: October 9 from 12–4pm, October 10 from 12–4am ET
A particular episode of Sundays with Seely that includes reminiscences of Loretta Lynn from Vince Gill, Invoice Anderson, John Conlee and Rhonda Vincent

 

Grand Ole Opry at 97 & Salute to Loretta Lynn (NEW)

Tune in: October 8 from 9–11pm, October 9 from 9–11pm ET
Vince Gill, Ricky Skaggs, Steve Wariner, Invoice Anderson, Jeannie Seely, Chapel Hart and others honor the “Coal Miner’s Daughter” and have fun the Opry’s 97th birthday on the Grand Ole Opry Home in Nashville, TN


Outlaw Nation


White Christmas Blue (2017)

Tune in: October 8 from 9–10am ET, October 9 from 9–10pm ET
Elizabeth Prepare dinner hosts this vacation particular, together with dwell performances from Loretta Lynn at Coal Miner’s Daughter Museum in Hurricane Mills, TN

 

Steve Earl Present: Hardcore Troubadour Radio (NEW)

Tune in: October 8 from 9–10pm ET, October 9 from 9–10am ET
The Steve Earl Present: Hardcore Troubadour Radio tribute to Loretta Lynn

 

The Buddy & Jim Present (NEW)

Tune in: October 8 from 10pm–12am ET, October 9 from 10am–12pm ET
The Buddy & Jim Present salute to Loretta Lynn

Click here to stream Outlaw Country on SiriusXM


The beloved “Coal Miner’s Daughter” was inducted into the Nation Music Corridor of Fame in 1988 and has obtained extra honors and awards than some other feminine recording artist in historical past, together with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2013.

Born into the mining group of Van Lear, KY, Lynn went on to change into one of the vital iconic singers and songwriters of the ’60s and ’70s, writing and recording a string of chart-topping singles together with “Don’t Come Dwelling A-Drinkin’ (With Lovin’ on Your Thoughts),” “You Ain’t Lady Sufficient (To Take My Man),” and “Fist Metropolis.” She additionally recorded a collection of hit duets with Conway Twitty together with “Louisiana Lady, Mississippi Man” and “After the Fireplace Is Gone.”

Her provocative lyrics and selection of fabric stirred up controversy and radio bans with songs that tackled such delicate topics as contraception and the sexual revolution.

In 1976, she launched an autobiography titled after her signature hit “Coal Miner’s Daughter,” which turned an Oscar-winning film by the identical identify in 1980, with Sissy Spacek incomes Finest Actress for her portrayal of Loretta and Tommy Lee Jones enjoying her longtime husband and supervisor affectionately referred to as “Mooney” and “Doolittle.”

After fading from the nation charts, she continued to tour and established her antebellum mansion and museum in Hurricane Mills, TN, as a vacationer vacation spot.

In 2004, she returned to the highlight with the GRAMMY Award-winning album Van Lear Rose, produced by rock guitarist Jack White of The White Stripes.

Loretta is survived by an prolonged household that features her youngest sister Crystal Gayle, son Ernest Ray, daughter Cissie and her twin daughters Patsy and Peggy, together with quite a few grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was pre-deceased by her husband of 48 years Oliver Vanetta Lynn, her daughter Betty Sue Lynn and son Jack Benny Lynn.


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