Loretta Lynn - "Blue Kentucky Girl". Fifteen years later, Emmylou Harris lovingly tipped her hat to Lynn with a faithful hit cover of this timeless evergreen.
This Loretta Lynn discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Loretta Lynn albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Loretta Lynn singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums.
Here are the 15 best Loretta Lynn songs, ranked. Trouble in Paradise". Written by Kenny O'Dell, "Trouble in Paradise" was Lynn's eighth No. 1 single. The grooved-up 1974 single found Lynn exploring familiar themes of infidelity. You're Lookin' At Country". Lynn has said that she got the inspiration to write the song while touring throughout the states. Mr. and Mrs. Used to Be". Before she burned up the charts with Conway Twitty, Loretta Lynn recorded a series of duets with her friend Ernest Tubb. Used to Be," from the album of the same name, hit No. 11 on the country charts in 1964. Lynn's 1973 hit "Hey Loretta," penned by Shel Silverstein, features some of the singer's most daring lines. Fed up with being treated like a maid by her husband, the song's narrator.
It has been almost half a century since Loretta Lynn clinched her first on the country charts, but that was hardly the first chapter of her story. The sprightly country singer - who would climb the charts in ’67 with Don’t Come Home A Drinkin’ (With Lovin’ On Your Mind) - had already been a mother and a housewife for 19 years before she added performer to her title, and her songs soared for their fearless jabs at the realities of domestic life.
All Time Greatest Hits is a 2002 greatest hits album by country music artist Loretta Lynn. In 2003, the album was ranked number 485 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time. In the updated 2012 list, the ranking improved to 478. "Wine Women and Song" - 2:03. Happy Birthday" - 2:04. You Ain't Woman Enough (To Take My Man)" - 2:13. Don't Come Home A' Drinkin' (With Lovin' on Your Mind)" - 2:09.
Loretta Lynn’s life and career are well documented. Hailing from the small town of Butcher Holler, K. Lynn became one of the most influential musical pioneers of her generation. She married Oliver Doolittle Lynn at a tender 15 and moved to the small logging community of Custer, Wash. By the time she was 20, she was already a mother of four. However, music wouldn’t become her muse for another 11 years. Lifted from her second album, 1964’s Before I’m Over You, the swing-style tune is heavy on the honky-tonk piano, glossy pop harmonies and tumbling drums. Well one of these nights you gonna come home you find it’s comin’ home to you, You see what you’ve done and what’s good for one it’s also good for two rings the hook.
Loretta Lynn turns 84 today, April 14th. But the Country Music Hall of Fame member isn't resting on any laurels. Instead, she's found new creative spark, recording a slew of songs for a series of proposed releases. The first: Full Circle, her magnificent new album released in March. In honor of Lynn's birthday, we look at her 20 essential songs, from her autobiographical signature "Coal Miner's Daughter" and the empowering "The Pill," to her full-throttle duet with Jack White, "Portland, Oregon. Lynn enjoyed this controversial Number One hit so much she included a new version on her recently released album Full Circle. We'd never advocate violence, but cranking up "Fist City" is one healthy way to blow off steam.
Listen to Loretta Lynn lyrics sorted by album. New music videos and mp3 for artist Loretta Lynn. Still Country (2000). Best Of The Best: Her Gospel Side (1999). Honky Tonk Girl - The Loretta Lynn Collection (1994). Honky Tonk Girl: The Loretta Lynn Collection (Disk 1) (1994). Honky Tonk Girl: The Loretta Lynn Collection (Disk 2) (1994). Honky Tonk Girl: The Loretta Lynn Collection (Disk 3) (1994) (1994). Hey Good Lookin' (Loretta Lynn & Conway Twitty) (1993).
|1||Coal Miner's Daughter|
|3||Blue Eyed Kentucky Girl|
|4||When The Tingle Becomes A Chill|
|6||Somebody Led Me Away|
|1||Another Man Loved Me Last Last Night|
|2||You're Looking' At Country|
|3||I Can Help|
|4||Will You Be There|
|6||Love Is No Excuse|
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