Dolly Parton may not be okay with “Jolene” taking her man, however she’s fairly all proper with Lil Nas X’s latest cover of her legendary music.
On Wednesday, the nation music legend mentioned she’d heard Lil Nas X’s latest model of “Jolene,” which he carried out for BBC Radio One’s Live Lounge, and he or she undoubtedly authorised.
“Was so excited when someone told me that Lil Nas X had done my song “Jolene.” I had to find it and listen to it immediately,” Parton shared on Instagram. “And it’s really, really good. Of course, I love him anyway. I was surprised and I’m honored and flattered. I hope he does good for both of us. Thank you @lilnasx 🦋.”
Parton shared an image of herself and Lil Nas X to accompany her type phrases, displaying each in severe nation gear, backstage at an occasion.
Previous to dropping the “Jolene” cover, Lil Nas X appeared to trace there was one thing Cyrus family-related on the way in which in a Tweet final week, when he wrote, “i now have a song with billy ray cyrus and miley cyrus, i will not rest until i’ve collected every cyrus stone to harness the ultimate power.”
Parton is, of course, Miley’s godmother.
The nation icon revealed in 2019 she’d been requested to work on the Lil Nas X/Billy Ray Cyrus music “Old Country Road,” however told ELLE she handed on the time because the music already had a strong remix life involving many different artists.
“It had done so well with so many people. I thought, ‘Well, I’ll wait and do something later on. No point in going down that same Old Town Road,'” she advised the magazine. “We got other roads to travel.”