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Lynn Anderson, singer of 'Rose Garden,' dies in Nashville
Lynn Anderson, whose 'Rose Garden' album was one of the best-selling country LPs of all time, has died at 67.
Lynn Rene Anderson (September 26, 1947 – July 30, 2015) was a multi-award-winning American country music singer known for a string of hits throughout the 1970s and 1980s, most notably her 1970 country-pop, worldwide megahit "(I Never Promised You a) Rose Garden". Anderson's crossover appeal and regular exposure on national television helped her to become one of the most popular and successful country singers of the 1970s.