Coal Miner’s Daughter: A Tribute to Loretta Lynn is a tribute album compiled by various music artists that is dedicated to country music icon Loretta Lynn. It was released in the United States on November 9, 2010 through Columbia Nashville. The release celebrates Lynn’s 50th anniversary in the music industry. The title track and first single, Lynn’s iconic “Coal Miner’s Daughter” – featuring Lynn, Sheryl Crow, and Miranda Lambert – was released as a digital single on September 28, 2010.
The album features cover songs from Lynn’s back catalogue by various artists, including a duet on “Louisiana Woman, Mississippi Man” by Alan Jackson and Martina McBride, and Gretchen Wilson’s cover of “Don’t Come Home A’ Drinkin’ (With Lovin’ On Your Mind). Non-country artists on the release include the rock band Paramore who covered “You Ain’t Woman Enough (To Take My Man), and Kid Rock who covered “I Know How.” The artists personally chosen by Lynn include (in alphabetical order) Sheryl Crow, Steve Earle, Faith Hill, Alan Jackson, Kid Rock, Miranda Lambert, Martina McBride, Allison Moorer, Paramore, Reba featuring The Time Jumpers, Carrie Underwood, The White Stripes, Lucinda Williams, Gretchen Wilson, and Lee Ann Womack.
Released: November 9, 2010
Label: Columbia Nashville
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