Where You Know Them From: For those few who may have been living under a rock for the past five decades, Dolly Parton is the reigning Queen of Country and beloved Smoky Mountain Songbird. With an illustrious career, Parton has released countless chart-topping songs, conquered film and television and helped make the Great Smoky Mountains a destination thanks in large part to her iconic theme park, Dollywood!
Why They Should Compete: Let’s be honest, who doesn’t adore Dolly Parton? Despite being one of the biggest names in Country Music with a career spanning six decades, Parton is as humble as they come with a warm and inviting demeanor which rivals few in the industry. Fans have been longing for Parton to compete for years and its high time ABC make a push to add the Leading Lady of Country to its cast.
Dream Dancing with the Stars Pro Pairing: Alan Bersten
Who better to pair with this living legend than the reigning Dancing with the Stars champion Alan Bersten?! Bersten quickly became a fan-favorite thanks his likable personality and there’s no denying the duo would compliment each other nicely and make for quite the entertaining duo. With an icon like Parton at his side, Bersten could easily make a run for back-to-back Mirrorballs.