Dolly Parton is 76! Country star jokes she’s ‘hanging out in her birthday suit’ as Miley Cyrus, Reba McEntire and Reese Witherspoon lead tributes
Fans and famous friends all wanted Dolly Parton to know that they will always love her, as the country icon turned 76 on Wednesday.
But it was Dolly’s own post that brought the most cheer, as she joked to her fans that she was ‘just hangin’ out in my birthday suit!’ alongside a picture of her in all-pink.
Hours later, the Jolene songwriter added: ‘Thank you everyone for all the birthday wishes.’
Dolly Parton is 76! Country star jokes she’s ‘hanging out in her birthday suit’ as Miley Cyrus, Reba McEntire and Reese Witherspoon lead tributes on Wednesday
No doubt Parton had been overwhelmed by the outpouring of love.
Miley, 29, posted an old clip of when the singer appeared on Hannah Montana, where she joked about hiding her phone in her hair because her jeans were too tight.
‘One of the many invaluable lessons learned from @dollyparton,’ Miley wrote, adding: ‘Happy Birthday Aunt Dolly!’
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Reba, 66, gave a nod to one of Dolly’s biggest hits, writing: ‘Happy birthday @DollyParton !!! I will always love you. Hope you’re taking the day off from workin’ 9 to 5! ButterflySparkling heartSparkles #happybirthdaydolly’
‘Listening to @DollyParton all day in honor of Jan 19!!’ Reese, 45, said on Twitter, adding: ‘Happy birthday Dolly! You are one of the brightest lights in our universe. Love you forever!’
Jimmy Fallon also gushed on Instagram: ‘Happy birthday to the supremely talented, insanely funny and most gorgeous crush a talk show host could have @dollyparton.’
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The 9 to 5 legend remains a popular figure in the entertainment world, in an incredible career spanning seven decades.
Far from retiring anytime soon, Parton remains as active in her career as ever.
The star is currently gearing up for the release of her new book and album titled Run, Rose, Run.
Unstoppable: Dolly is gearing up to release her novel Run, Rose, Run on March 4th in collaboration with bestselling author James Patterson, and an album of the same name