Kentucky native Loretta Lynn receiving highest honor from Nashville Songwriter's Association

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Posted at 11:48 AM, Sep 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-17 11:48:34-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (LEX 18) — On Tuesday night, the "Queen of Country Music" can add another jewel to her crown.

Kentucky native Loretta Lynn will be honored with the Nashville Songwriter's Association highest honor when she is presented the lifetime achievement award for songwriting excellence.

Lynn's granddaughter, Tayla Lynn, will be performing her signature song, "Coal Miner's Daughter," during the tribute at the Ryman Auditorium.