Miley Cyrus bid over $100,000 (£77,800) to spend the day with her personal godmother, Dolly Parton, as a part of a MusiCares charity auction over the weekend.
The singer teamed up with Dolly as a part of a tribute to the nation icon at the Individual of the Yr gala, and once more at the Grammy Awards on Sunday evening (10Feb19), and now she’s planning to hang out with the Jolene singer after serving to to elevate a fortune for the MusiCares charity.
“I love MusiCares. Everything that they do, they take care of the artists that have been here before us…,” Miley says. “They help artists get sober and deal with emotional issues. As artists, we’re all sensitive folk.”
The Wrecking Ball star’s auction merchandise comes with a fancy dress, which Miley can’t wait to attempt on: “There’s a Dolly costume… She said I can pick whichever one I want and she never gives away an outfit,” Cyrus beams.
On the Grammys, Miley teamed up with her godmother for 2 numbers, Jolene and a canopy of Neil Younger’s After The Gold Rush, which Dolly initially recorded with Emmylou Harris and Linda Ronstadt within the mid-1990s.
Miley additionally returned to the stage for a rousing rendition of 9 to 5 with the nation legend, Kacey Musgraves, Little Large City, Maren Morris, and Katy Perry.
She shared her timeless love for her “fairy godmother” as she honoured her because the 2019 MusiCares Individual of the Yr, telling Leisure Tonight, “Dolly is someone that just continues to give, whether it’s giving us music, giving us inspiration… She’s taught us all so much and we were just saying, it’s about time that this (MusiCares honour) happened.”
Dolly turned the primary nation artist to be honoured because the Individual of the Yr.