Well hello Dolly, and welcome

US singer Dolly Parton performs in concert at the O2 Arena in London on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011.  (AP Photo/Mark Allan)
US singer Dolly Parton performs in concert at the O2 Arena in London on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011. (AP Photo/Mark Allan)

Queen of country Dolly Parton is heading to West Yorkshire next year.

The blonde hitmaker, who has thrilled millions with her songs - including 9 to 5, Jolene, Here You Come Again and I Will Always Love You - brings her show to Leeds First Direct Arena on Friday, June 20.

Dolly, who by the age of 13 was appearing at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee, has written over 3,000 songs and enjoyed numerous number one hits.

Tickets go on sale from 9am today (Friday). To book yours go to: www.eventim.co.uk/cgi-bin/tickets.html?fun=erdetail&doc=erdetaila&erid=1062853&affiliate=YKP