The country superstar and eight-time Grammy winner, 73, will be honored by Garth Brooks , Trisha Yearwood Katy Perry, Kacey Musgraves, Maren Morris and Little Big Town on the show, the Recording Academy announced on Tuesday. All will sing covers from her catalog of hits.
News of the send-up comes after MusiCares, the Recording Academy’s charity, announced Parton as the recipient of its annual person of the year prize. She’s receiving the trophy for her considerable creative accomplishments and her longtime support of a number of causes through her Dollywood Foundation.
Parton will also take the stage herself on the Grammys to perform new music the motion picture soundtrack to Netflix’s Dumplin’, which tells the story of a small town girl who turns to Parton’s music for inspiration. It’ll be the first time Parton has performed on the Grammy stage since 2001.
Source article Rolling Stone