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...ost influential and groundbreaking female artists. Dottie West's career started in the 1960s, with her Top 10 hit, "Here Comes My Baby Back Again", which won her the first Grammy Award for Best Female Country Vocal Performance in 1965. In the 1960s, West was one of the few female country singers working in what was then a male-dominated industry, influencing other female country singers like Lynn Anderson, Crystal Gayle, Barbara Mandrell, Dolly Parton, and Tammy Wynette. Throughout the 1960s, West had Top 10 and Top 20 hits on the country music charts.
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1st comment since the 22nd anniversary of her unexpected death!
First comment since the 21st anniversary of her death!
Oh, has anybody seen her stories about broken hearts and country songs?
novel Sad Little Pond miss you Dottie
I loved her too, she is my favourite singer and it`s a disgrace she ain`t in the country music hall of fame.
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.