The virtual celebration replaced the postponed Country Music Awards.
Twitter users paid tribute to the country music legend, who died on Friday.
"You be safe with God and just know that I will always love you," read Parton's message to her fellow country legend, who died Friday.
The country singer-songwriter “passed away peacefully at home from natural causes," his family announced on Twitter.
The duo had a worldwide hit with “Islands in the Stream” in 1983.
"I regret any pain I caused to them, but I can't change it."
When I reached out and asked celebrities to look back and identify their biggest regrets, their answers mostly reflected what people like you and I might answer ... we regret the people we hurt and some of the decisions we made along the way as we tried to do our best.
Even with continual threats to maintaining funding for arts education, New Rochelle schools continue to deliver these kinds of enriching experiences, a demonstration of our unflagging commitment to educating the whole child through art, dance, music and theatre.
Last week I had the once in a lifetime opportunity to photograph Kenny Rogers' home here in Atlanta. Glennis Beacham listed
Okay. There's Fred & Ginger. Sonny & Cher. Beyonce & Jay-Z. And then there's Bennett & Gaga. A match made in jazz heaven. Let's face it. We're dragging and sagging under heavy headlines. We all need a quick escape from global gloom, and I don't mean Soul Cycle.