Posts tagged "Kenny Rogers"

Kenny Rogers Shares Retirement Plans

One of the first things Rogers plans to do when he retires is to buy a new home with more land for his teenage sons.

Lauren Laffer • November 21, 2017

SESAC Awards Honor Kenny Rogers, Lady Antebellum, Justin Ebach and More

Some of country music’s biggest songwriters were recognized at the 2017 SESAC Awards, held Sunday, November 5 in Nashville.

Annie Reuter • November 6, 2017

Kenny Rogers to Receive SESAC Legacy Award

The SESAC Legacy Award will be presented to Rogers in recognition of his contributions to the creative arts.

Sydney Smith • October 31, 2017

‘Today Show’ Cast Goes Country For Halloween

The highlight of the costumes came from Matt Lauer, who was dressed as Dolly Parton.

Lauren Laffer • October 31, 2017


Music’s Biggest Stars Go ‘All in for The Gambler’ at Kenny Rogers Farewell Celebration

Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Reba, Dolly Parton, and more took the stage to celebrate the iconic Kenny Rogers.

Deborah Evans Price • October 26, 2017

Dolly Parton, The Judds and More Share Memories of Kenny Rogers Ahead of Farewell Concert

“It’s really exciting. I don’t even know who’s on the show,” a beaming Rogers admitted as Dolly Parton stood by his side. 

Lauren Laffer • October 26, 2017

Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton’s ‘Islands in the Stream’ Almost Didn’t Happen

“Islands in the Stream” is one of the most beloved songs in country music, but what if the song had never gotten the chance to become a hit?

Sydney Smith • October 24, 2017

Reba, Chris Stapleton and More Join Lineup for Kenny Rogers’ Farewell Concert

The star-studded event will take place at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Wednesday, October 25. 

Kelly Brickey • August 10, 2017


Kenny Rogers’ Farewell Tour To Conclude in Nashville with Star-Studded Concert

“All In For The Gambler: Kenny Rogers’ Farewell Concert Celebration” will take place in Nashville on October 25. 

Chuck Dauphin • July 18, 2017

Kenny Rogers Cites Ray Charles As His Greatest Influence

“I asked him one time, ‘Ray, how do you know when to sing those little licks?’ He said, ‘Kenny, if you have to ask, they’re wrong,’” Rogers shared.

Sydney Smith • July 6, 2017

Garth Brooks Makes Surprise Appearance at Night One of CMA Fest 2017

The four days of fan appreciation kicked off with a stacked stadium roster with Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley, Cole Swindell, Brett Eldredge and Kenny Rogers. …

Annie Reuter • June 9, 2017

Daily Lineup for 2017 CMA Music Festival Nightly Shows Revealed

See which nights your favorite artists will take the stage!

Lauren Laffer • April 6, 2017


Billy Currington Explains his Lifelong Admiration for Kenny Rogers

“I just continued to fall in love with his music over the years.” Currington shares. 

Lauren Laffer • March 24, 2017

Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert & More to Perform at 2017 CMA Music Festival

The 2017 CMA Music Festival will take place in downtown Nashville June 8-11.

Lauren Jo Black • March 17, 2017

10 Country Love Songs for Valentine’s Day

We’ve compiled a list of 10 timeless country love songs just in time for Valentine’s Day.

Chuck Dauphin • February 13, 2017

Wynonna, Jeff Foxworthy and More Added to Randy Travis Tribute

A portion of the proceeds from the tickets sold for the tribute will benefit the Randy Travis Foundation, which raises awareness and funds in order to research stroke conditions and rehabilitation.

Kelly Brickey • January 13, 2017


5 Reasons Why 2017 Will be the Best Year Yet For Country Music

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Tour. New Shaina Twain music. These are a couple things to look forward to in country music for 2017!

Annie Reuter • December 26, 2016

Watch Dolly Parton’s ‘Smoky Mountains Rise’ Telethon Here

The legendary superstar has planned the telethon of all telethons to help aid the victims of the wildfires that ran rampant through her home of Sevier County, Tennessee.

Lauren Laffer • December 13, 2016

Alabama, Kenny Rogers & More Confirmed for Randy Travis Tribute Concert

The event will take place February 8 at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena. 

Kelly Brickey • December 8, 2016

12 Of The Best Original Country Christmas Songs

Our Yuletide compilation includes original songs from Loretta Lynn, Reba, Kacey Musgraves and many others!

Chuck Dauphin • December 8, 2016