During the Grammy awards, various artists including Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, and Kacey Musgraves paid tribute to Dolly Parton in a performance. Parton also joined the group on stage to sing some of her iconic songs. It was Parton's first time performing on the Grammy stage since 2001. The tribute was announced by the Recording Academy, and Parton was also honored with the MusiCares person of the year prize. Apple Music also curated a playlist to celebrate Parton's impact on country music.