Dottie West

Dottie West
1932 - 1991

Dottie West  American Country Musician


Dorothy Marie "Dottie" West (October 11, 1932 – September 4, 1991) was an American country music singer and songwriter. Along with her friends and fellow recording artists Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynn, she is considered one of the genre's m...

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Longest Relationship8 yrs
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Average Relationship Length8 yrs
First Name Dottie
Last Name West
Full Name at Birth Dorothy Marie Marsh
Alternative Name Dorothy Marie Marsh, Dottie West
Age 58 (age at death) years
Birthday 11th October, 1932
Birthplace McMinnville, Tennessee, USA
Died 4th September, 1991
Place of Death Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Cause of Death Accident - Automobile
Build Slim
Hair Color Red
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Country Singer
Occupation Country Musician
Claim to Fame Miss Country Sunshine
Music Genre (Text) Country, Country Pop, Country Pop, country pop
Music Genre Country
Year(s) Active 1959–1991
Music Style Country-Pop, Nashville Sound/Countrypolitan
Music Mood Bittersweet, Earnest, Sentimental, Romantic, Amiable/Good-Natured, Earthy, Sweet, Yearning
Instrument Vocals, Guitar
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, guitar
Record Label Starday, RCA Victor, United Artists/Liberty, Permian
Associated Acts Jim Reeves, Don Gibson, Jimmy Dean, Kenny Rogers, Larry Gatlin, Steve Wariner, Shelly West
Official Websites www,
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The Aurora Encounter1986IreneMovie
The Raccoons and the Lost Star1983Melissa RaccoonTV Movie
Skinflint: A Country Christmas Carol1979Annabelle WilliamsTV Movie
Hee Haw Honeys1978DottieTV Show

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    Puppy PrincessSep 21, 2013

    1st comment since the 22nd anniversary of her unexpected death!

    RatMar 26, 2013

    First comment since the 21st anniversary of her death!

    MouseAug 7, 2011

    Oh, has anybody seen her stories about broken hearts and country songs?

    jason elmoreDec 29, 2010

    novel Sad Little Pond miss you Dottie

    JamieJun 25, 2010

    I loved her too, she is my favourite singer and it`s a disgrace she ain`t in the country music hall of fame.

    Jason SturgesJan 28, 2009

    I loved Dottie west and her music. I thought she was a classy lady! I also loved her duets with Kenny Rogers. She died September 4, 1991 from a car crash. She will be missed. We love you Dottie, You will live on forever in Heaven.

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