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  1. Kenny Rogers and The First Edition -- 'Just Dropped In'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Jalopnik

    Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we'll provide the jams. I was out in Italy, then I took a week to move. I'm exhausted, but happy to be back! I missed you all! Even you.

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  2. Newseum puts Vietnam on the turntableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Daily Herald

    ... Brothers Comedy Hour" in 1967. • "Ruby, Don't Take Your Love to Town": In this popular song from Kenny Rogers and the First Edition, written by Mel Tillis, a veteran of "that old crazy Asian war ... whose legs are bent and paralyzed" pleads ...

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  3. The encore that lasted 17 yearsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Times-Herald

    Through the Years: a tribute to Kenny Rogers with Marty Edwards and the Revival is appearing at the Moose Jaw Cultural Centre Tuesday beginning at 7 p.m. However, his love of music endured and after a few fortuitous events, the second stage in his career has taken him around the world. Marty Edwards and the Revival will be performing Tuesday at the Moose Jaw Cultural Centre.

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  4. Songs of protest, songs of warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Washington Post

    ... who cut his performance of the song from "The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour" in 1967. In this popular song from Kenny Rogers and the First Edition, written by Mel Tillis, a veteran of "that old crazy Asian war In this 1969 hit, written by Jimmy ...

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  5. Ex LibrisIT'S No Masterpiece, but 'Averton' Tells an Important StoryRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | American Reporter

    ... group of relatively unknown Pennsylvanian musicians out-competing such industry icons as "Shania Twain, Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson?" Likely it was very few. When asked the band's secret to success, Jolin answered, "I think it's ...

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  6. Flashback: Barry Gibb Proves His Country CredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | RollingStone

    ... material. The writer of the classic Eighties crossover smash "Islands in the Stream," for Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers, Gibb did the honors for his longtime friend when Rogers was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2013, and Gibb has ...

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  7. Dolly Parton on Dollywood, her roots, her closet, and fameRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | KFVS12

    ... her humble roots, which songs mean the most to her, her relationship with fellow performer and collaborator Kenny Rogers, and why her fans are so important to her. She even talked about whether she ever has a day when she just sits around in sweat ...

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  8. Ex LibrisIT'S No Masterpiece, but 'Averton' Tells an Important StoryRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | American Reporter

    ... group of relatively unknown Pennsylvanian musicians out-competing such industry icons as "Shania Twain, Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson?" Likely it was very few. When asked the band's secret to success, Jolin answered, "I think it's ...

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  9. Kenny Rogers headlines concert seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | News12.com

    Kenny Rogers will bring his "Through the Years" Tour to Yonkers in the July 2015 Summer Concert Series! Empire City Casino's Sunday Night Concert Series isn't gambling when it comes to one of this yearas headliners. Kenny Rogers will bring his "Through the Years" Tour to the outdoor trackside stage for the third year in a row.

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  10. Culture Flash blog: Sheena Easton will guest at Pops in the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Cape Cod Times

    ... charts consecutively, with "Morning Train (9 to 5)" (pop and adult Contemporary); "We've Got Tonight" with Kenny Rogers (country); "Telefone (Long Distance Love Affair)" (dance); and "Sugar Walls" (R&B). A six-time Grammy nominee in the US, Easton ...

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  11. Kelsie May signs with producer David MalloyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... upcoming label debut. Malloy, who has 41 No. 1 hits to his credit, has worked with everyone from Tim McGraw, Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire to Julianne Hough and Billy Gilman. Malloy was introduced to Kelsie through her booking agent, ...

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  12. New album review: Zac Brown Band finds new sounds but not always successfullyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Star Tribune

    ... gum up a song, as it does here on "Dress Blues," and he rarely moves past lyrical platitudes. When he evokes Kenny Rogers, as on "One Day," it's effective, but more often it's a liability. As in the past, he's best when excavating deep feelings. ...

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  13. Ex LibrisIT'S No Masterpiece, but 'Averton' Tells an Important StoryRead the original story

    Sunday May 3 | American Reporter

    ... group of relatively unknown Pennsylvanian musicians out-competing such industry icons as "Shania Twain, Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson?" Likely it was very few. When asked the band's secret to success, Jolin answered, "I think it's ...

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  14. 'Dr. Millionaire' sued for over billing Medicare; lavish lifestyle questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... which is owned by Dr. Paula Nelson and her husband Yinka Adesokan. The couple lives in country singer Kenny Rogers' former mansion in Atlanta and owns two Rolls Royces, a Bentley and an Aston-Martin. According to the settlement agreement, the ...

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  15. Kenny Rogers, Dee Snyder, Lita Ford added to WI State Fair LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Examiner.com

    The final headlining acts for this year's Wisconsin State Fair were announced this morning. Country legend Kenny Rogers will close out the fair on August 16. Rogers is a country music superstar who has sold over 100 million records worldwide.

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  16. Kelly Clarkson, Michael Bolton, Trombone Shorty and other concerts to anticipate this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | PennLive.com

    ... Sunoco Performance Theater on July 12. This is definitely one of the shows we're most anticipating this summer. Kenny Rogers, winner of the Willie Nelson lifetime achievement award, poses backstage at the 47th annual CMA Awards at Bridgestone Arena ...

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  17. Kenny Rogers, Dee Snyder, Lita Ford added to WI State Fair LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Examiner.com

    The final headlining acts for this year's Wisconsin State Fair were announced this morning. Country legend Kenny Rogers will close out the fair on August 16th.

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  18. Kenny Rogers and hair bands complete State Fair's main stage lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | OnMilwaukee

    This morning, the Wisconsin State Fair finalized its eclectic Main Stage lineup of performers from pop stars to wire walkers to rockers of both country and classic variety with two new additions: Kenny Rogers and a '80s rock revival called Hair at the Fair, led by Twister Sister's Dee Snider. Kenny Rogers, the famed country singer known for hits like "The Gambler" and "Coward of the County," will close out State Fair with a performance on Sunday, Aug. 16 at 6 p.m. Rogers is no stranger to the Wisconsin State Fair, as the singer performed at the state's summer staple all the way back in 1972.

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  19. New Music, New CDsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... gum up a song, as it does here on "Dress Blues," and he rarely moves past lyrical platitudes. When he evokes Kenny Rogers, as on "One Day," it's effective, but more often it's a liability. As in the past, he's best when excavating deep feelings. ...

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  20. 4Ask Amy: Family wonders how to respond to abusive partnerRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... etc. - we concentrated on building what we knew we could have. DEAR HAPPY: Let me borrow from the cheesy Kenny Rogers classic, "The Gambler." When it comes to marriage, you really DO have to know when to hold 'em and (also) know when to fold 'em. If ...

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