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Kenny Rogers Recovering After Cancer Scare

15th May 2014

Country music icon Kenny Rogers is recovering after undergoing surgery to remove a skin cancer growth from his face.The 75 year old took to his Instagram account on Wednesday (14May14) and posted a photo of...

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Wynonna Judd Replaces Ill Kenny Rogers For Valentine's Day Concert

14th February 2014

Singer Wynonna Judd has stepped in to replace fellow country star Kenny Rogers at his Valentine's Day weekend (begs 14Feb14) concerts after he fell ill.The Islands in the Stream hitmaker was due to perform with...

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28th October 2013

Singer Kenny Rogers is set to receive the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award at the Country Music Awards on 6 November (13).

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Kenny Rogers And Cowboy Jack Clement Inducted Into Country Music Hall Of Fame

28th October 2013

Veteran singers Kenny Rogers, Bobby Bare and the late Cowboy Jack Clement were the toast of Nashville, Tennessee on Sunday (27Oct13) as they were inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.Barry Gibb, Kris Kristofferson...

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Dolly Parton For Glastonbury Festival 2014?

By Holly Williams | 22nd October 2013

Is legendary country star Dolly Parton in line for Glastonbury 2014? A suspicious gap in her UK June touring schedule suggests it could be a possibility.The 'Jolene' singer would make a wonderful addition to next...

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The Things They Say: 3899400

9th October 2013

"Everybody thought we were having an affair... because we were on tour together for two years... We just flirted with each other for 30 years. It keeps the tension there." Singer Kenny Rogers insists he...

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Kenny Rogers Wants To Tour With Dolly Parton

9th October 2013

Country singer Kenny Rogers is keen to go on tour with his longtime friend and collaborator Dolly Parton, but admits his crazy work schedule is too much for her.The musical duo have a new single...

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Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton Reteam For New Track

3rd September 2013

Country stars Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton have reteamed in the studio for a new track.The couple hit the top of the charts with Islands in the Stream in 1983 and now Rogers and Parton...

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Billy Dean Lands Lead Role In Kenny Rogers' Christmas Musical

8th August 2013

Country star Billy Dean has landed the lead role in Kenny Rogers' hit festive musical The Toy Shoppe.Dean will star as the Toy Shoppe owner Hank Longley in the Christmas musical, written by Rogers and...

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Glastonbury Stars Donate Shoes To Charity Auction

10th July 2013

Stars who took to the stage during Britain's Glastonbury Festival, including Rita Ora, Kenny Rogers and Seasick Steve, have donated a pair of their shoes to raise funds for charity.The singers, alongside British rapper Professor...

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Kenny Rogers Fooled Fans At Las Vegas Karaoke Bar

8th July 2013

Country superstar Kenny Rogers once fooled fans in Las Vegas by impersonating himself at a karaoke bar.The singer pretended to be a Kenny Rogers look-a-like when he took to the stage with a Dolly Parton...

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The Things They Say: 3741723

1st July 2013

"I was disappointed in the fact it wasn't wet and muddy. I've seen some of the (previous years) when people were rolling round in mud so I couldn't wait for that." Veteran country star Kenny...

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Kenny Rogers Learns From Early Parenting Mistakes

27th June 2013

Singer Kenny Rogers is determined to witness his young sons' early years as he regrets missing so much of his older kids' childhoods due to his busy career.The Islands in the Stream hitmaker is dad...

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Kenny Rogers Planning To Quit Touring Outside Of U.s.

24th June 2013

Country music great Kenny Rogers is considering giving up touring outside of his native America to spend more time with his young boys.The Lady hitmaker, 74, admits he feels guilty whenever he leaves his fifth...

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George Jones' Final Concert To Be A Tribute

8th May 2013

George Jones' planned final show will now be a tribute concert in his memory.The country legend passed away aged 81 on April 26 before he could complete his farewell Grand Tour and his widow, Nancy,...

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Kenny Rogers Is Among The Latest Additions To Country Hall Fame

By Victoria Pavlova | 11th April 2013

The Country Music Hall of Fame has picked Kenny Rogers, “Cowboy” Jack Clement and Bobby Bare as the latest musicians to induct as members. The three musicians were named as the hall’s newest inductees at...

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The Things They Say: 3598893

10th April 2013

"It's not just an award for best song or album of the year. This is a lifetime achievement award with some of the best in the business... I'm glad it happened at this stage in...

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10th April 2013

Kenny Rogers, Bobby Bare and 'Cowboy' Jack Clement, who is battling cancer, will be part of the Class of 2013 inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Country Stars Sign Up For Concert Cruise

28th January 2013

Vince Gill, Kenny Rogers and Jo Dee Messina are among the stars preparing to set sail on a country concert cruise next year (14).Wade Hayes, Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers and Patty Loveless will...

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Kenny Rogers Raising Money For Hurricane Sandy And Sandy Hook Victims

23rd December 2012

Veteran entertainer Kenny Rogers is donating a portion of the proceeds from his New Jersey and Connecticut concerts to help the victims of Hurricane Sandy and the elementary school massacre.Rogers performed at Bergen Performing Arts...

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Kenny Rogers Was Broke In His 50s

1st November 2012

Kenny Rogers has revealed he was strapped for cash during his 50s.The veteran artist, whose smash hits include songs like Lady, Ruby, Coward of the County and The Gambler, amassed a fortune from concert ticket...

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Kenny Rogers Fell Out With Wife's Parents Over Age Gap

31st October 2012

Singer Kenny Rogers fell out with his wife's parents when they first began dating over concerns about the couple's 28-year age gap.The 74 year old married his fifth wife Wanda Miller in 1997, but the...

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Kenny Rogers: 'All-day Drug Bender Scared Me To Death'

12th October 2012

A 24-hour drug bender left country legend Kenny Rogers terrified.The Gambler singer has opened up about his drug use and abuse in new book Luck or Something Like it: A Memoir, and he reveals he...

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The Things They Say: 3321305

12th October 2012

"I take the blame for it. I think it's the man's responsibility to protect that relationship and I didn't do that... I was too driven, I guess." Country legend Kenny Rogers insists his ago and...

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Kenny Rogers' Memoirs Touch On Phone Sex Scandals

By Michael West | 5th October 2012

Now a bonafide country music legend, Kenny Rogers has revealed that in the past he was much more rock and roll than you might expect, with his newly published memoirs exposing his bad boy past....

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Kenny Rogers Is Estranged From First Child

5th October 2012

Singer Kenny Rogers is estranged from his first child because he made an agreement with his ex-wife to stay out of her life.Janice Gordon fell pregnant the night Rogers lost his virginity when he was...

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Kenny Rogers Dropped Cosmetic Surgery Chapter From His Book

3rd October 2012

Country legend Kenny Rogers told all about his cosmetic surgery in his new memoir, but was forced to cut the chapter by his publishers.The 74-year-old singer has gone under the knife several times over the...

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Fascinating Fact: 3308946

2nd October 2012

Country veteran Kenny Rogers teamed up with U.S. comedian Stephen Colbert for a karaoke version of his hit Islands In The Stream during an appearance on breakfast TV show Good Morning America on Tuesday (02Oct12).

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Kenny Rogers Snubbed Alcohol After Watching Dad's Addiction Battle

2nd October 2012

Country music legend Kenny Rogers vowed to steer clear of booze throughout his life after witnessing his father struggle with alcoholism.The Gambler hitmaker is set to lift the lid on his life in a new...

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Kenny Rogers Pulls Property From Auction For Private Sale

28th June 2012

Country music veteran Kenny Rogers pulled his property in Georgia from a planned auction on Tuesday (26Jun12) after agreeing a private sale at the last minute.The legendary singer announced his plans to sell his famous...

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