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Dottie West (1932–1991)


Dottie West was one of country music's greatest female stars for 30 years. Her career began in 1959 when she made her first recording for Starday Records. She first made the national charts in 1963 and the following year had a blockbuster country hit with "Here Comes My Baby Back Again" which would earn her the Best Country Female Vocal Grammy ... See full bio »

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 2012 The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Lyle Lovett (2012) ... (writer: "Country Girl" - uncredited)
- Janis Phillips and Lewis Phillips (2012) ... (writer: "Here Comes My Baby" - uncredited)
 2007 Opry Video Classics: Queens (Video) (performer: "Country Sunshine") / (writer: "Country Sunshine")
 2006 Best of Country Live! (Video) (performer: "You Pick Me Up to Put Me Down", "We've Got Tonight")
 1984 The Raccoons: Let's Dance! (Video short) (performer: "Lions and Tigers", "Friends")
 1983 The Raccoons and the Lost Star (TV Movie) (performer: "One More Night", "Lions and Tigers", "Fallin', Fallin'", "Friends")
 1979 Country Superstars of the 70s (TV Movie) (performer: "Country Is")
  The Porter Wagoner Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1978) (performer - 1 episode, 1976)
- Skeeter Davis (1978) ... (writer: "Country Sunshine")
- Dottie West (1976) ... (performer: "Country Sunshine")
 1970 The Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.24 (1970) ... (writer: "Country Girl")
 1968 The Dean Martin Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.28 (1968) ... (writer: "Here Comes My Baby" - uncredited)
 1967 The Road to Nashville (performer: "Would you hold it against me", "Here comes my baby") / (writer: "Would you hold it against me", "Here comes my baby")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

CD: "Dottie West: RCA Country Legends" (RCA)

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 1 Pictorial | See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Her 1980 No. 1 hit, "Lesson in Leavin'" became a major hit once again in 1999 by Jo Dee Messina (who stayed at No. 2 for seven weeks with the re-make). Both West and Messina are redheads. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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