A full Grammys-produced Musicares benefit concert honoring Parton was filmed on Friday night, featuring Parton tributes from Miley Cyrus, Shawn Mendes, Willie Nelson, Brandi Carlile, Jon Baptiste, and more. But the fire really got going when her goddaughter, the one and only Miley Cyrus, appeared for a duet with Dolly, getting the Grammys crowd singing and dancing along, including Korean superstars, BTS. Actually, this whole weekend has been an exciting thing for me ... "Well, not them", the well-endowed Parton joked in a bawdy acceptance speech. They sang the popular tune in 2016 on The Voice with Pentonix, as well as during the 25th-anniversary celebration of Dollywood.
Dyed-in-the-wool Parton fans got a special treat when she offered up a song off the legendary Trio II album she made with Emmylou Harris and Linda Ronstadt in 1999.
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Parton, who turned 73 on January 19, was recognized in recognition of her significant creative accomplishments and longtime support of many charitable causes. "Love each other and keep your vows", she said, referencing the key elements that strengthened her decades-long relationship with the 76-year-old businessman. What do you think about a 9-5 sequel? "She likes fairy godmother much better", Cyrus told ET Online at the event."[She deserves this honor], No. 1, [because of] her kindness".
MusiCares, run by the Recording Academy, provides financial assistance to individuals in the music industry during times of financial, medical and personal need. Pictured: The singer attending MusiCares Person of the Year at Los Angeles Convention Center on February 8, 2019. "We may not have sex, drugs and rock "n" roll, but two out of three ain't bad".