Dolly Parton will at all times love Elle King.
The nation legend just lately broke her silence concerning the “Exes and Ohs” singer’s drunken efficiency throughout a star-studded tribute live performance in honor of Dolly’s 78th birthday.
“Elle is a very nice artist, she’s an amazing lady,” Dolly stated Extra TV in an interview printed on February 9. “She’s been by a whole lot of issues these days and she or he simply had somewhat an excessive amount of to drink.”
Encouraging others to additionally lead with kindness, she added, “So let’s simply forgive and neglect about that and transfer on as a result of she felt worse than anybody ever might.”
The “Jolene” singer’s phrases of understanding got here lower than a month after Elle admitted she was “f—king hammered” when she tousled the lyrics to Dolly’s 2001 hit “Marry Me” onstage on the Grand Ole Nashville Opry. After wading her method by some strains, the 34-year-old sang, “I do not know the lyrics to this factor on this rattling city / Do not inform Dolly ‘trigger it is her birthday.” .”