Dolly Parton Wants to Pose For Playboy For Her 75th Birthday | 22 Words

America's national treasure, Dolly Parton, has revealed that she would love to be on the cover of Playboy Magazine again. After her iconic cover all the way back in 1978, she is ready to re-live the moment all over again.

However, as much confidence as she still has now, other people don't see this as a positive thing to look forward to.

Keep reading to see exactly what she had to say...

Dolly Parton is a national treasure and everyone knows it.

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Born in Locust Ridge, she was the fourth child of a whopping twelve.

The country singer made a career from her "rags-to-rhinestones" story.

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She has credited a lot of her family members for helping mold her musicality, but particularly Uncle Bill Owens for getting her foot in the door of the industry.

Her talent didn't go unnoticed.

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After landing a coveted spot on The Porter Wagoner Show, she saw her name in lights very quickly.

And with songs like "Jolene" and "Love Is Like A Butterfly," she became an icon in the world of country singers.

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In 1975 and '76, the Country Music Association awarded her with Female Country Singer of the Year and during this time, she was also working on moving into the pop market in order to further her career.

And the song “Here You Come Again" really helped her do that.

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It won a Grammy Award and in the following years, she tucked a couple more of the prestigious accolades under her belt.

Probably one of her most famous songs, "9 to 5" catapulted her to global stardom.

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Her iconic country glam style was recognized all over the world and her distinct million-dollar smile granted her with millions of fans.

As well as being a musician, she also dabbled in the world of film.

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In the '80s, Dolly made appearances in films such as Nine to Five, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas and Steel Magnolias.

It's safe to say that Dolly Parton is a living legend.

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But there's one aspect of her career that stands out for her particularly, if not others.

Her Playboy Magazine cover in 1978.

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As Dolly's career started to take off, this cover shoot allowed her to express herself in a way that boosted her confidence.

At thirty-two-years-old, the country singer made headlines for her "bunny" cover.

In this day and age, looking back at such a sexualized and demeaning cover would shake the feminist movement to the core but back in the 70s, this was seen as the ultimate sign of success for a woman.

So, it's no wonder why Dolly is so proud of it.

And she recently revealed that she would love to grace the cover once again for her 75th birthday.

In an interview with 60 Minutes Australia, she told us this:

"I don’t plan to retire. I just turned 74 and I plan to be on the cover of Playboy Magazine again."

She continued:

"See, I did Playboy Magazine years ago and I thought it’d be such a hoot if they’ll go for it. I don’t know if they will... if I could be on the cover again when I’m 75."

And with the sudden "woke" factor that Playboy is trying to claim, they'll probably be up for it.

The past few years has seen the magazine take a more move-with-the-times sort of stance on gender and sex equality.

One particular cover saw activists and models pose naked underwater...

And was slapped with a "gender fluidity" tagline. But their efforts to remain a relevant publication were futile, with more criticism flowing in than ever before.

However, if they put Dolly Parton on the cover, it would bring a less tiresome approach to being "woke."

At seventy-four, she would become the oldest woman to ever take the cover spot and with the average age of Playboy Magazine cover models coming in at a lame twenty-five, (statistics taken from 2010), this would be a breakthrough.

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But Dolly has always prided herself on her looks.

In a previous interview, she revealed some of her beauty secrets that kept her iconic look alive and it involves having good lighting, good makeup, and a good doctor.

But Dolly does have one condition...

In a new radio interview, the “9 to 5" singer noted the shoot would have to be “in good taste."

So there you have it...

Get ready for Dolly Parton's 75th birthday because if it goes her way, she'll have her cover shoot and it's bound to be "a hoot and a half." If you want to read more about iconic covers, then keep scrolling...