Stella Parton

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Stella Parton

American country singer and songwriter add

Category: Music

Born in 949.

Countries: United States (50%), Australia (25%), Tennessee (25%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Kin Vassy, Dolly Parton, Olivia Newton-John

Linked to: Christian Appalachian Project




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Stella Parton was born in 0949 add something


She subsequently married Marvin Carroll Rauhuff just prior to her high school graduation in 1966 and the union produced a son, Timothy C. Rauhoff, an attorney, born on November 25, 1968 add something


In 1967, Parton released her first album, "In The Garden" add something


Later moving to Nashville, she started her own record label, Soul, Country And Blues, in 1975 and released her debut solo album, "I Want to Hold You in My Dreams Tonight" add something


Its title track was a substantial national hit, climbing into the country Top Ten. The success of "I want to Hold you in my Dreams Tonight" landed her a major-label deal with Elektra in 1976 add something


Olivia Newton-John - Stella Parton, Dolly's sister, recorded "Ode to Olivia" and Newton-John recorded her 1976 album, "Don't Stop Believin'," in Nashville


Her 1977 duet with Carmol Taylor, "Neon Woman," was somewhat successful, and she scored three Top 20 hits over 1977-1978 with "The Danger of a Stranger," "Four Little Letters," and "Standard Lie Number One"; she had an additional top-forty hit with her sister Dolly's composition "Steady as the Rain" in 1979 add something


In 1979, Parton starred in the "Dukes of Hazzard" episode titled "Deputy Dukes" as Mary Beth, a woman who impersonates a police officer in order to settle a family score with a prisoner whom Bo and Luke end up transporting during a change of venue add something


She recorded a total of three albums for Elektra through 1979 add something


During the 1980s and early 1990s, she starred in several Broadway touring musicals including "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers", "Pump Boys & Dinettes", "Best Little Whorehouse In Texas" and "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" add something


In 1984, Dolly starred in the movie "Rhinestone," and Stella performed a song with Kin Vassy for the soundtrack add something


Kin Vassy - Also in 1984, he performed a song with country-gospel singer Stella Parton, for the Rhinestone soundtrack, which Stella's sister Dolly had starred in


In 2006, Parton made appearances in two films, A Dance for Bethany and Ghost Town, both slated for release in 2007 add something


Also ready for release in 2007 is her 21st album which is a collection of original Contemporary Christian songs add something


Followed in 2008, was her twenty-second album, Testimony add something


Most recently, Stella appeared in "Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors", an NBC made-for-TV movie based on Dolly's song of the same name that first aired on NBC in December 2015 add something