Posted: 6:13 am Friday, February 3rd, 2017

LBT’s Kimberlhy Schlapman Named Newest Daughter after Dolly Parton 

By Staff Writer

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Everyone speculated when Kimberly Schlapman released the name of her daughter. I mean her name is Dolly! Of course people were wondering if shew as named after the iconic Dolly Partion. But Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman has confirmed that her newly-adopted daughter’s name was inspired by living legend Dolly Parton. “She’s named after somebody special, yes,” Schlapman revealed at a recent media event in Nashville. “Dolly Parton, yes, has inspired my whole life. When we had hoped and prayed for this baby, this was my husband’s idea. So, it’s perfect. I love it.” According to Taste of Country, Schlapman and her husband welcomed Dolly Grace into the family over the holidays and shared the adoption news in early January, The couple are also parents to 9-year-old biological daughter Daisy Pearl.