loretta lynn

At 84 Years Old, Loretta Lynn Just Smoked Weed for the Very First Time

Country legend Loretta Lynn first found major success in the 1960s, and recorded many of her biggest hits at the height of the hippie era.
Andy Cush / December 1, 2016

SXSW 2016: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

Now that Austin's 30th annual South by Southwest festival is officially a wrap, it's time to wax nostalgic for all of the great performances SPIN saw last week.
SPIN Staff / March 21, 2016

Review: Loretta Lynn May Have Come ‘Full Circle’ But She Ain’t Done Yet

For most legendary artists, there comes a point when the past eclipses the future. It’s a time for reissues of classic albums, for B-sides and…
Brittney McKenna / March 8, 2016

Loretta Lynn Brought ‘Everything It Takes’ to ‘The Tonight Show’

Loretta Lynn brought a taste of her new album to The Tonight Show last night, singing "Everything It Takes" with her band. The 83-year-old country legend has more…
Anna Gaca / March 4, 2016

Q&A: Loretta Lynn Talks Her New Album and Inadvertently Champions Country Feminists

Call her Accidental Feminist. From her days touring with Patsy Cline in the '60s, already a mother of four in her early 20s, Loretta Lynn…
Dan Weiss / February 26, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Porches, Loretta Lynn, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from post-punk brawlers, country legends, and more.
SPIN Staff / February 5, 2016

Jack White and Loretta Lynn Inducted Into Nashville’s Music City Walk of Fame

Jack White and Loretta Lynn were inducted into Nashville's Music City Walk of Fame on Thursday afternoon, where the two each received a plaque on…
Rachel Brodsky / June 5, 2015

Jack White Performed With the Raconteurs and Loretta Lynn in Nashville

Jack White welcomed a coterie of special guests to his show in Nashville last night. Playing at the Bridgestone Arena, White brought out Loretta Lynn, who…
Rachel Brodsky / January 29, 2015

Loretta Lynn Taps Zooey Deschanel For Broadway’s ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter’

Loretta Lynn's triumphant biography was made into an Oscar-winning film in 1980, and now Coal Miner's Daughter is making its way to Broadway. As for…
Devon Maloney / May 11, 2012

Loretta Lynn: ‘You Can’t Go Wrong Working With Jack White’

You know you've led a legendary life when two memoirs aren't enough to tell your tale. In her third book, the new Honky Tonk Girl:…
David Marchese / April 12, 2012