Dolly Parton, "Baby I'm Burnin'"
This sparkling cut from Dolly Parton's 1978 album Heartbreaker is just another piece of evidence that there's no genre the country legend can't master. "Baby I'm Burnin'" not only cracked country’s Top 25 but also charted on the disco survey, a rare feat to this day. With its triumphant horns and punchy lyrics, it seamlessly blends disco's dance sensibilities with country's honest storytelling, making it a true classic of this niche but necessary canon. B.M.