She is also one of the few to have received at least one nomination from the Academy Awards, Grammy Awards, Tony Awards, and Emmy Awards.
She has garnered eight Grammy Awards, two Academy Award nominations, ten Country Music Association Awards, seven Academy of Country Music Awards, three American Music Awards, and is one of only seven female artists to win the Country Music Association's Entertainer of the Year Award.
She is known for playing supporting roles in films such as A Walk Among the Tombstones 2014 , Aloha 2015 , Pandemic 2016 and Wonder 2017.
All-inclusive sales of singles, albums, hits collections, and digital downloads during her career have topped 100 million worldwide.
She has 41 career top 10 country albums, a record for any artist, and she has 110 career charted singles over the past 40 years.
As an actress, she starred in films such as 9 to 5, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Rhinestone, and Steel Magnolias.
Parton is the most honored female country performer of all time.