April 3, 1978: "Tumbling Dice" and "I Never Will Marry" are released as a double A-side single from Linda Ronstadt’s Simple Dreams album. "I Never Will Marry" features harmony vocals by Dolly and peaked at number eight on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.
April 4, 1980: "Me and Little Andy", from Dolly’s nineteenth solo studio album, Here You Come Again, is released as a single in the UK.
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April 6, 1959: "Puppy Love", Dolly’s very first single, is released by Goldband Records.
April 6, 2018: The tribute album, Restoration: Reimagining the Songs of Elton John and Bernie Taupin, is released. It features a cover of the song "Please" by Dolly and Rhonda Vincent. The album peaked at number four on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart.
April 7, 1986: "Tie Our Love (In a Double Knot)" is released as the fourth and final single from Dolly’s twenty-seventh solo studio album, Real Love. The single peaked at number 17 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.
April 7, 2017: Pentatonix released their PTX, Vol. IV: Classics extended play. It includes their Grammy-winning cover of "Jolene", which features Dolly. The EP peaked at number four on the Billboard 200.
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April 9, 1990: "White Limozeen" is released as the fifth single from Dolly’s twenty-ninth solo studio album of the same name. It peaked at number 29 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.
April 9, 2013: Paul Anka released his Duets album. It features a collaboration with Dolly on "Do I Love You? (Yes, in Every Way)". The album peaked at number 95 on the Billboard 200.
Ben Childers is the administrator of The Dolly Parton Discography. A native of Tupelo, Mississippi, he grew up taking family vacations to the Smokies and Dollywood. His love for Dolly and her music reached a fanatical level in April 2013. After spending countless hours researching and cataloging Dolly's musical output, he decided to open a website dedicated to her discography.