MTA releases limited edition Dolly Parton MetroCards in honor of singer’s new album

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Dolly Parton “Diamonds and Rhinestones” commemorative MetroCard.
(Marc A. Hermann / MTA)

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority, in partnership with Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, and Dolly Records, announced that 50,000 MetroCard vending machines at four high-traffic Manhattan subway stations will be loaded with limited-edition cards honoring the release of international superstar Dolly Parton’s album, “Dolly Parton – Diamonds & Rhinestones: The Greatest Hits Collection,” which comes out on Nov. 18.

In the spirit of riders using the transit system and “working 9 to 5,” MetroCards will be available for purchase as early as Wednesday, Nov. 9 on a first come, first served basis. Cards will be available at the vending machines that accept all forms of payment, including credit, debit, and cash at the following stations in Manhattan:

  • 34 Street-Penn Station
  • 34 Street -Herald Square
  • Grand Central – 42 Street
  • Times Square-42 Street  / 42 St

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