Crystal Gayle shows she still has the magic, 40 years on Starts at 60 Writers News 9 months ago Crystal Gayle performing in 2011.It has been 40 years since Crystal Gayle had the big hit Don’t It Make Your Brown Eyes Blue.It scored her a Grammy Awards for Best Female Country Vocal Performance and made her album go platinum, a first for a female country music artist.But the 66-year-old star, who had 20 No 1 singles including I’ll Get Over You, is not finding it time to hand up the microphone just yet. I am celebrating the upcoming 40th Anniversary of the release of my album, We Must Believe In Magic with a limited edition #MAGIC T-shirt. On sale now at www.crystalgayle.com Let's keep the celebration going! #40YearsOfMagicA post shared by Crystal Gayle (@thecrystalgayle) on Jun 2, 2017 at 12:55pm PDTAd. Article continues below.Instead she is heading off on a tour of the US, and bringing out a new album to boot.Also famous for her nearly floor-length hair, Gayle was voted one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world by People Magazine in 1983. Embed from Getty Images It’s pretty clear she is still as beautiful today.Ad. Article continues below. I've always loved this photo of Dolly and me at the @cma awards in 1978. She won Entertainer of the Year and I won Female Vocalist. We haven't changed a bit! ? #DollyParton #CountryMusicA post shared by Crystal Gayle (@thecrystalgayle) on Apr 10, 2015 at 3:57pm PDTGayle has been in the media this year, but not for reasons she would like.She was asking for people to pray for singing superstar sister Loretta Lynn, after Lynn had a stroke.While Lynn is still in rehabilitation the family have said she is expected to have a full recovery. Ad. Article continues below. Had a fun time helping my sister get ready for her @theryman show tonight! #sistertime @lorettalynnofficialA post shared by Crystal Gayle (@thecrystalgayle) on Apr 14, 2017 at 7:43pm PDTEven better, while doctors have told her to stay off the road to recover Lynn is still going to be performing in September at an event at her Tennessee ranch. Do you remember when Don’t It Make Your Brown Eyes Blue was released?