Kentucky Tourism

Gayle, Crystal

Paintsville, KY



Crystal Gayle, born in Paintsville, KY, in 1951 was a younger sister of future superstar Loretta Lynn, though Lynn had already left home by the time Brenda was born. One of the most popular female country singers of her era, Crystal Gayle is noted for her supple voice, her flair for ballads, and her country-pop style.