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Get to know Lynette Dove...

Lynette Dove by Stone Wall

Lynette was born in Provo, Utah. She moved many times as a young girl, as her father worked for their Church Education System and public schools in Nebraska, North Carolina, Idaho, Arizona and Wyoming. She moved to American Fork, Utah her junior year in high school, where she was active in music and theater, and attended BYU. She married her husband, Steve, and had two children, continuing to sing at corporate events, weddings, church activities, clubs, theaters, restaurants and ski resorts all over Utah.

She and Steve moved to Tennessee so she could pursue a career in country music. Shortly after relocating, she was performing at a benefit, and was heard by Jerry Bridges, Waylon Jennings’ manager and long-time band member. They began working together, and continue to work on various projects today. She has performed with Waylon’s band, the “Waymore Blues Band”, opened concerts for Vince Gill, and such country legends as Tom T. Hall, Dottie West, and the Grand Ole’ Opry’s Jan Howard.

Lynette had two more children, and continued performing as the featured entertainer for trade festivals for such large food corporations as Winn Dixie, DelChamps, and Pathmark throughout the eastern United States. She has also performed at many national trade shows, county fairs, and has entertained at corporate functions at the Scottsdale Princess, DisneyWorld, the Grand Wailea/Maui, Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, and Elk Mountain Lodge in Aspen, Colorado. She has also performed several times on television and cable shows including TNN – The Nashville Network.

A Country Music Cookbook & CD

One of the songs, "O Holy Night" from Lynette's Christmas album with Jerry Bridges, "A Silk 'N Steel Christmas" is a featured selection on the CD included in  "A Country Music Chrismas" cookbook, compiled by Nashville producer, the late Buddy Killen and TV personality, Edie Hand. This cookbook, which features recipes, photos and stories from major country music stars, is published by Random House and sold nationwide. Lynette has performed with various artists featured in the cookbook at Nashville's "Country Music Hall of Fame" and other venues. Proceeds from sale of the books benefit St. Jude's Children's Hospital, the Country Music Hall of Fame, and other charities. (See "Links" page for more info on cookbook.)

Lynette has been blessed with many opportunities -- some she has chosen to take advantage of, and others she passed by, desiring a different direction for her life and her music, and more time with her family, church and community. Through it all, she continues to sing -- one of her greatest joys. Her husband and family have always been her biggest support and inspiration as she performs and entertains audiences of all sizes with her trademark warmth and "silky" smoothness that fans have come to know and love.

See photos of some of the above-mentioned events and people on the "Photos" and "Links" pages.