Dolly Parton Sets Paul McCartney, Stevie Nicks, Pink for ‘Rock’ Album

Dolly Parton has confirmed a star-studded visitor record that’s set to look on her forthcoming rock album, together with Paul McCartney, Stevie Nicks, John Fogerty, Pink and Brandi Carlile.

On Tuesday, the nation icon appeared on an episode of “The View” and mentioned the extremely anticipated undertaking, telling co-host Pleasure Behar: “If I’m going to be within the Rock and Roll Corridor Of Fame, I higher do one thing to earn it. So I’m doing a rock ‘n’ roll album and I’m having a variety of the rock stars that I met that night time be on the album with me.”

Parton mentioned she and McCartney are singing a music collectively and moreover revealed that her music with Nicks had been completed the night time prior. Parton had beforehand mentioned that the document, titled “Rock Star,” can be set to return out a while this yr, though no official launch date has been confirmed.

The gathering might be composed of basic rock covers and originals, and Steve Perry and Steven Tyler are additionally mentioned to be a part of the album.

In a December look for “The Tonight Present Starring Jimmy Fallon,” Parton mentioned the album is “going to have a variety of nice, iconic songs like [Prince’s] ‘Purple Rain,’ [the Rolling Stones’] ‘(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction,’ [Led Zeppelin’s] ‘Stairway to Heaven’ [and Lynyrd Skynyrd’s] ‘Free Hen.’”

She advised “The View” that she was making an attempt to get Mick Jagger to carry out on a canopy of The Rolling Stones’ “Satisfaction,” however as a substitute, “Pink and Brandi Carlile are gonna be singing on that exact music with me.”

Parton had initially declined her induction into the Rock and Roll Corridor of Fame, citing that since her profession had been largely based mostly in nation music, there have been different artists who deserved the distinction over her. Regardless, voters canvassed for Parton and he or she was inducted in November, prompting the roll-out of the forthcoming rock album.