9 to 5

Released Date
November 29, 1980
Dolly Parton
9 to 5 and Odd Jobs
About 9 to 5


Written and originally performed by Dolly Parton for a 1980 film of the same name, the song--and film-- owe their titles to an organization founded with a goal of bringing about better treatment for women in the workplace.


The song garnered an Academy Award nomination and four Grammy Award nominations, winning for "Best Country Song" and "Best Country Vocal Performance, Female."