Country legend Lynn Anderson has died at 67

Sad news today as reports have confirmed that ‘Rose Garden’ singer Lynn Anderson has died aged 67.

A statement from the family said she passed away at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee, on Thursday, from a heart attack.

Many of us remember Lynn’s husky voice and rise to stardom – we was truly a country music legend.

In 1971, Lynn won a Grammy as well as the Country Music Association’s female vocalist of the year award.

Talking about her iconic song, Lynn said, “It was popular because it touched on emotions.

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“It was perfectly timed. It was out just as we came out of the Vietnam years and a lot of people were trying to recover.

Her other hits included, “Rocky Top,” ”You’re My Man,” ”How Can I Unlove You,” ”What a Man, My Man Is” and “Top of the World”.


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Lynn Anderson leaves behind her partner Mentor Williams and her children, Lisa Sutton, Melissa Hempel and Gray Stream.


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