The nation music singer joked about the truth that Colbert was apparently overwhelmed by her singing.
“Are you crying?” she requested, explaining the lyrics earlier than selecting the tune again up once more.
“I’d higher hush earlier than you cry your self to demise and we will’t end the present,” Parton joked upon seeing Colbert, who gave the impression to be wiping tears away from his eyes.
“Like lots of Americans, I’m below lots of stress proper now,” Colbert responded.
Parton was showing on the present to advertise her new memoir, Dolly Parton, Songteller: My Life in Lyrics, in addition to her Christmas album, A Holly Dolly Christmas.
She defined that the ebook comprises various tales about how she wrote sure songs, and the way she was feeling on the time.
She additionally revealed that she was “actually glad” to put in writing her pandemic-themed tune, “When Life is Good Again”, attributable to its uplifting nature.
“I can’t await this yr to be over, are you able to?” she requested Colbert.
Colbert requested her to select her favorite songs from her personal canon, main her to select “The Coat of Many Colors”, which is about her mom and household, “I Will Always Love You”, and the lesser-known “Down From Dover”.
Dolly Parton’s Christmas on the Square will probably be launched on Netflix on 22 November.