Loretta Lynn In Quotes - A Country Icon Comes 'Full Circle'
Mon, 14 Mar 2016 10:25:50
Rarely has a title so neatly summed up an album: With Full Circle (Legacy Recordings) 83-year-old country music icon Loretta Lynn returns to the songs of her youth. And then adds select musical highlights of the five decades of recording history since then. Songs that remind the artist of her mother, of her siblings, of her friends, of her husband and children. Songs that date back to her very first composition (in "Whispering Sea", written in a tree while fishing on the family homestead), alongside duets with longtime friends and fellow icons like Willie Nelson. Co-produced by John Carter Cash (son of Johnny and June) and Loretta's own daughter Patsy Lynn Russell, recorded at Cash Cabin Studio, the album (Lynn's first since 2004's Jack White-produced Van Lear Rose) is truly a creation close to Loretta's heart.
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