Country music star Dolly Parton is returning to the Grammys stage.
The 73-year-old singer will perform with Katy Perry, Little Big Town, Maren Morris and Kacey Musgraves all through a selected tribute to her Sunday at the 61st annual Grammy Awards.
The Recording Academy acknowledged Tuesday that Parton will perform new music from her album Dumplin’, the soundtrack for the Netflix film of the an identical establish. She might even be part of Perry and the others for a tribute that features her conventional songs.
Parton confirmed the data in a tweet Tuesday.
“I’m returning to the #GRAMMYs stage, y’all! I’ll be performing one of the songs from #Dumplin’ & we’re cookin’ up something special with me, @littlebigtown @MarenMorris @KaceyMusgraves and @katyperry!! Make sure to tune in,” she wrote.
I’m returning to the #GRAMMYs stage, y’all! I will probably be performing one in every of many songs from #Dumplin’ & we’re cookin’ up one factor specific with me, @littlebigtown @MarenMorris @KaceyMusgraves and @katyperry!! Make sure to tune in ❤️ https://t.co/PhWWDjRpWf
— Dolly Parton (@DollyParton) February 5, 2019
Parton is an eight-time Grammy winner who ultimate carried out at the awards current in 2001. Little Big Town, Musgraves and Morris are each nominated for awards at this yr’s ceremony.
In addition, Parton shall be honored Friday at the 2019 MusiCares Person of the Year ceremony. Pink, Shawn Mendes, Chris Stapleton and more stars pays tribute to the singer with performances at the event.
“Dolly Parton has always been and continues to be a courageous trailblazer and indomitable inspiration for creators and artists — so for us to have the opportunity to honor her at our annual MusiCares Person of the Year gala is to pay tribute to a true pillar of strength and someone who we all look up to and cherish,” Recording Academy and MusiCares president Neil Portnow acknowledged in September.