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Dolly by Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton

Dolly

Release Date: Oct 26, 2009

Genre(s): Country

Record label: Sony Legacy

90

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Dolly

Fantastic, Based on 1 Critic

PopMatters - 90
Based on rating 9/10

That Dolly Parton’s first hit, in 1967, was called “Dumb Blonde” seems appropriate in retrospect, because she spent her career defying that image while visually embodying it. The song was a slight but feisty rejoinder at an ex-lover: “just because I’m blonde / don’t think I’m dumb / ‘cause this ‘dumb blonde’ ain’t nobody’s fool”. The song proved her point.

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