Country singer whose first #1 hit was “Delta Dawn,” which she released at the age of thirteen. She has been nominated for multiple Country Music Association awards.
She was given a chance to sing at the Arizona State Fair after impressing the fair’s entertainment managers. Her family moved to Las Vegas in 1969 and she performed there.
She founded her own record label, Tuckertime Records, in 2002.
She had her daughter Presley Tanita on July 5, 1989 and had her son Beau “Grayson” on October 2, 1991 while in a relationship with actor Ben Reed.
She inspired artists like Taylor Swift.