In September, 1991, Epic Records congratulates Tammy Wynette on her 25th year with the label in this Billboard magazine promotion.
On June 10, 1991, Nashville’s Music City News Awards honors Tammy Wynette with The Living Legend award. (YouTube Video)
On September 4, 1991 Dottie West (pictured above with Tammy Wynette in 1980) died from injuries sustained in a car crash. During that same week in 1979 Dottie and duet partner Kenny Rogers peaked at #3 on Billboard’s country charts with their version of Tammy’s hit, “‘Til I Can Make It On My Own”.
“Dottie was country. Not just country music, but country in her heart, her home, her beliefs.” - Tammy Wynette, Sep. 5, 1991 (The Tennesseean)