Elvis Presley: Dolly Parton on turning down The King’s request – ‘I CRIED all night’
Dolly continued: “But, I already had a No. 1 song, I Will Always Love You.
“That was the most important copyright I had in my publishing company.
“So I was so excited, I told everybody. They had called me that Elvis was recording it, and if I wanted to come to the studio. Elvis wanted to meet me and all that.”
That evening, before the session, Colonel Tom Parker called her up.
Published at Tue, 06 Oct 2020 22:02:00 +0000