Dolly Parton Is Ready to Lift Spirits in Her New Holiday Special: 'I Feel Like I'm a Part of Christmas'

Dolly Parton is bringing her holiday spirit to NBC with a new TV special called "Dolly Parton's Mountain Magic Christmas." The show tells the story of the making of a network TV special and features guest appearances by Willie Nelson, Billy Ray Cyrus, and Zach Williams. Parton's goal is to uplift and entertain audiences and make them feel better about themselves and life. The special will include new music written by Parton and beloved favorites. Parton and Nelson have a special bond and have been friends for many years. Parton is also busy with other projects, including giving away $100 million to charity, releasing new music, and preparing to host a New Year's Eve special with Miley Cyrus. She recently became a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee and is working on a rock 'n' roll album. Parton loves what she does and plans to keep working as long as she can. "Dolly Parton's Mountain Magic Christmas" premieres on December 1 on NBC and will also stream on Peacock.