On “Today” she mentioned, “I think we’ve just become so divided, ’cause people just seem to love to hate. You know?
“This is the Christmas season arising,” Parton said. “But we have to carry that Christmas spirit of peace on Earth, and loving each other. We want to hold that into the brand new yr.
“And Lord knows, I hope next year is better than this one,” she added.
Amen, Dolly Parton. Amen.
“A Holly Dolly Christmas” is Parton’s first vacation album in 30 years and contains duets with a number of artists together with Miley Cyrus and Jimmy Fallon.
Parton advised “Today” she had “been wanting to do another Christmas album for a long time, and I had the time to do it, since we had kind of all holed up at home.
“So I began writing a few of these unique songs, and I gathered up some extra of the outdated classics,” she said. “And grabbed a bunch of mates, and we simply type of went for it.”
Leave it to Parton to try and make us all feel better in such tumultuous times.
“We cannot save the world, however we are able to save the world we’re dwelling in,” she said. “Maybe I’m dreaming. But I do not suppose so.”