Buzzing: Parton songs to become Netflix series

Parton songs to become Netflix series

Jolene was turned into a 2008 movie.

Now, eight more Dolly Parton songs will head to the small screen, thanks to a new deal between the singer and Netflix. A scripted anthology series will adapt the songs into standalone narrative episodes.


Mendes' album tops Billboard chart

Shawn Mendes has scored his third straight No. 1 album on the Billboard chart with his self-titled third LP.

Pusha-T's Daytona came in at No. 3 in its first week, while Post Malone's Beerbongs & Bentleys was at No. 2 in its fifth week out.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 06, 2018, with the headline 'Buzzing'. Print Edition | Subscribe