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  1. SoundCheck: Hall & Oates, Kenny Rogers among top live music picksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... 892-5767. Is it pop or is it country? Who really cares, it's T he Gambler we're talking about here! At 76, Kenny Rogers has enjoyed a career with 21 No. 1 singles, millions of records sold, and duets with Dolly Parton and Dottie West. He has even ...

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  2. The Farr Side: Different artists, common songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Cape Cod Times

    ... my CDs again and take the time to look through them again. In recent weeks, I've made it from George Michael to Kenny Rogers. I told you at the beginning of my endeavor my collection was huge and full of variety. In that span, I've been able to link ...

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  3. Kenny Rogers performs holiday classicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    One of the most successful vocalists in history, Kenny Rogers, returns to The Mahaffey Theater Sunday, Nov. 30 at 7 p.m. with a spectacular, holiday-themed show. ST. PETERSBURG - One of the most successful vocalists in history, Kenny Rogers, returns to The Mahaffey Theater Sunday, Nov. 30 at 7 p.m. with a spectacular, holiday-themed show.

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  4. Top things to do in Tampa Bay the week of Nov. 24-30Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... himself Boosie Badazz), recently released from prison ($55-$100). And in a third direction, country icon Kenny Rogers is singing Christmas tunes plus hits like The Gambler on Sunday at the Mahaffey Theater ($39-$69). So You Think You Can Dance: ...

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  5. New & notable: Books by Texas authorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Star-Telegram.com

    A series of fatal attacks - couples on "lovers lanes" - was never solved, but Presley uses extensive research, including interviews with a survivor, and rare photographs to offer his solution to an unsolved crime from nearly 70 years ago. by Mike Blakely - The author and acclaimed singer/songwriter, who lives in Marble Falls, adds to his extensive Texana bibliography that includes co-writing books with Willie Nelson and Kenny Rogers and winning a Spur Award for in 2001.

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  6. Concert review: Kenny Rogers doesn't let Halifax crowd downRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Chronicle Herald

    When Kenny Rogers sang "I can't remember when you weren't there," to an adoring audience at Scotiabank Centre in Halifax on Friday night, he was likely channeling their thoughts. The legendary singer-songwriter has been performing for more than 50 years and he treated his fans to tunes dating back to the '60s with his band First Edition, through a string of number one hits from the 1970s and '80s, to That Silent Night, which Rogers sings on Jim Brickman's 2014 Christmas album On A Winter's Night.

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  7. Rte Ten's TV Picks for Friday, November 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | RTE.ie

    Kenny Rogers: Cards on the Table documents the life of the singer and musician who has sold 120 million records. The Works features music from Paul Noonan and Lisa Hannigan a.k.a Printer Clips.

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  8. Looking back, and forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Irish World Newspaper

    ... all the way back to the beginning when he toured with country superstar Charley Pride. He has since toured with Kenny Rogers and other greats but Charley inspired him both professionally and personally: "Well, I think the most stand out 'pinch ...

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  9. Kenny Rogers: Cards On The Table - Tonight's TV PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Staffordshire Newsletter

    ... 'em and he knows when to fold 'em. Having said that, he's hopeless at gin rummy. This documentary chronicles Kenny Rogers's remarkable rise to the top of his game and the golden era of country music he ushered in. Associates and luminaries reveal ...

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  10. Kenny Rogers & Guest Linda Davis to Play Van Wezel, 11/29Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On November 29 at 8pm Grammy winning superstar Kenny Rogers along with special guest, American country music singer Linda Davis, will take the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall's stage with the Christmas & Hits Through the Years Tour. They will be performing holiday classics and the timeless hits that made Kenny Rogers a legend including "The Gambler," "Lady," and "She Believes In Me"! Kenny Rogers can be heard on Jim Brickman's new album, On A Winter's Night: The Songs and Spirit of Christmas, which features Kenny's recording with Jim, "The Silent Night."

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  11. Rucker realises his childhood country dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sunday Herald

    ... didn't make a success out of singing country music, until Charley Pride, one of Rucker's great heroes alongside Kenny Rogers and Al Green, came along. When Rucker finally found himself in a position to go into a studio and record a country album, ...

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

    Dec 5, 2009 | 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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  13. CMT All-Time Top 40: Dolly PartonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | CMT.com

    ... "Jolene," "Why'd You Come in Here Lookin' Like That" and "Islands in the Stream," one of several duets with Kenny Rogers . Parton is also an accomplished actress, appearing memorably in Best Little Whorehouse in Texas and 9 to 5 , among other films. ...

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

    Dec 5, 2009 | 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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  15. VIDEO - Bring it on: Stars strum up a storm for festival launchRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Northern Daily Leader

    ... city, Nashville, including mayor Karl Dean. Tamworth will also host US country music royalty in the form of Kenny Rogers, who will wrap up festival celebrations at TRECC on Sunday, January 25, on his final tour of Australia. The finalists in the ...

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  16. Flashback: Kenny Rogers Introduces 'The Gambler'Read the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | RollingStone

    It's the one song even non-country fans know by heart, and its namesake album was released 36 years ago today. Kenny Rogers had already enjoyed 20 years of musical success before releasing The Gambler on November 14, 1978.

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  17. Bring it on: Stars strum up a storm for festival launchRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Northern Daily Leader

    ... city, Nashville, including mayor Karl Dean. Tamworth will also host US country music royalty in the form of Kenny Rogers, who will wrap up festival celebrations at TRECC on Sunday, January 25, on his final tour of Australia. The finalists in the ...

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  18. Kenny Rogers Announces Final 2015 Tour Of Australia And New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | ContactMusic.com

    GRAMMY Award-winning country superstar and contemporary music icon, Kenny Rogers , will return Down Under in January and February for his Farewell Down Under Tour, which will include his final concerts in Australia and New Zealand ever. The tour will begin in Sydney on January 23, 2015; followed by shows across the country in Tamworth, Newcastle, Melbourne, Launceston, Gold Coast, Townsville, Perth and Adelaide; then a concert in Christchurch, New Zealand before concluding the tour in Hamilton, New Zealand, on February 15, 2015.

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  19. Kenny Rogers Says Farewell to Australia and New Zealand With 2015 TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | RollingStone

    When Rolling Stone Country asked Kenny Rogers back in August how he feels about retirement, he answered very enthusiastically that it's "close." Though in great health, the 76-year-old isn't quite as agile on stage as in years past.

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  20. Kenny Rogers planning farewell tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    FAREWELL: Veteran crooner Kenny Rogers is preparing to say goodbye to fans Down Under with plans for a Farewell Tour early next year. Veteran crooner Kenny Rogers is preparing to say goodbye to fans Down Under with plans for a Farewell Tour early next year.

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