Dolly Parton Real Love "Real Love" is a song by American country singer Dolly Parton (featuring Kenny Rogers) from the album Real Love. The single reached the Billboard Top 100 chart. Music Video The official music video for "Real Love" premiered on YouTube at the beginning of May 1985. Watch Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers perform the song. Real Love Lyrics The lyrics to "Real Love" were written by Richard "Spady" Brannon, David Malloy and Randy McCormick.