Dolly Parton celebrates birthday by releasing new songs

Dolly Parton celebrated her 78th birthday on January 19 by releasing a special gift for her fans – new songs.

Parton made the announcement on Instagram, expressing her excitement about giving fans a present on her birthday.

As part of the birthday surprise, Dolly Parton dropped four never-released songs, adding to the joy of her dedicated fanbase.

These new songs are not the only treat; Parton included a few recognizable tracks that were not part of the original release of her latest album, "Rockstar," which debuted in November 2023.

The enhanced version of the album, titled "Rockstar (Deluxe)," features tracks like “Rockin’ It (Live),” “Hit Me With Your Best Shot,” “Mama Never Said,” “Two Tickets To Paradise,” “Jolene (featuring Måneskin),” “Stay Out Of My Bedroom,” “Bridge Over Troubled Water,” “The Entertainer,” and “Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This).”

Fans can enjoy the extended album on various music streaming platforms, including Spotify, Apple Music and others, as reported by CNN.

Dolly Parton expressed her hope that fans enjoy the new tracks, delivering a virtual "happy birthday" to everyone on social media.

The move to release new material on her birthday showcases Dolly Parton's ongoing commitment to engaging with and delighting her fan community.