June 28, 2011: Dolly's forty-third solo studio album, Better Day, is released. The album peaked at number 11 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart.
June 29, 1970: Dolly's first live album, A Real Live Dolly, is released. The album was recorded at Dolly's high school, Sevier County High School. It peaked at number 32 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart.
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June 29, 1970: "Daddy Was an Old Time Preacher Man" is released as the first and only single from Porter Wagoner and Dolly's fifth collaborative studio album, Once More. The single peaked at number seven on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.
June 30, 1969: Porter Wagoner and Dolly's third collaborative studio album, Always, Always, is released. It peaked at number five on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart.
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July 1, 1968: "We’ll Get Ahead Someday" is released as the second single from Porter Wagoner and Dolly's second collaborative studio album, Just the Two of Us. The single peaked at number five on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.
July 1, 1997: The "Peace Train" remix single is released. It peaked at number 23 on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart. A music video directed by Christopher Ciccone, brother of Madonna, was filmed, but never released. it eventually leaked online and can be viewed on YouTube.
July 1, 2003: Paul Brewster released his Everybody's Talkin' album featuring a duet with Dolly on "Slowly I'm Falling to Pieces".
July 2, 1973: Love and Music, Porter Wagoner and Dolly's tenth collaborative studio album, was released. It peaked at number eight on he Billboard Top Country Albums chart.
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.