NASHVILLE, Tenn. (November 15, 2013) – The legendary Kenny Rogers, the newest member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, will perform holiday favorites and his classic hits across the U.S. and Canada when his 32nd Christmas tour –Christmas & Hits Through The Years with Special Guest Linda Davis. Widely known for spreading holiday cheer with his festive Christmas & Hits shows, Rogers will be joined this year by Grammy Award-winner Linda Davis on a 24-date run that begins November 27th in Montreal, Quebec and wraps December 22nd in Champaign, Illinois.
Last Updated on Monday, 18 November 2013 16:00
KENNY ROGERS TO RECEIVE WILLIE NELSON LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD IN STAR-STUDDED TRIBUTE DURING “THE 47TH ANNUAL CMA AWARDS” AIRING WEDNESDAY, NOV. 6 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK
Rogers will be honored with a star-studded tribute featuring performances by Jennifer Nettles, Rascal Flatts, and Darius Rucker.
“Kenny Rogers is a living legend and Country Music trailblazer,” said Ed Hardy, President of the CMA Board of Directors. “He is more than deserving of this honor and what is sure to be a stellar tribute. He represents everything that this Award was intended to recognize when we initiated it last year with Willie.”
Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 October 2013 16:07
KENNY ROGERS' NEW CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED ALBUM YOU CAN'T MAKE OLD FRIENDS DEBUTS AT #9 ON THE BILLBOARD COUNTRY CHART
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (October 16, 2013) – Legendary music icon Kenny Rogers has just landed his 22nd Top 10 Country album with the Billboard debut of You Can't Make Old Friends at #9 via Warner Bros. Records.
The album reunites the multiple Grammy Award-winner with long-time friend and collaborator, Dolly Parton, for a brand new duet on the title track, “You Can’t Make Old Friends,” and accompanying music video. The bold 11-track recording, highlighted by Rogers’ fresh takes on a diverse array of musical styles including country, soul, folk, rock and even zydeco, is receiving widespread critical acclaim.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 October 2013 20:30
KENNY ROGERS CELEBRATES RELEASE OF YOU CAN’T MAKE OLD FRIENDS, DUE OUT OCTOBER 8TH ON WARNER BROS. RECORDS WITH MEDIA TOUR
Full Stream of You Can’t Make Old Friends Available Now at Amazon.com
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (October 4, 2013) – Legendary music icon Kenny Rogers returns with his brand new album You Can’t Make Old Friends on October 8th via Warner Bros. Records. Fans can stream the record in advance of release through October 7th on Amazon.com. The 11-track album reunites Rogers with long-time friend and collaborator, Dolly Parton, for a brand new duet on the title track, “You Can’t Make Old Friends,” while the official music video was exclusively debuted on Good Morning America last month.
Last Updated on Saturday, 05 October 2013 13:59
ROGERS TO BE INDUCTED INTO THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME THIS FALL
NASHVILLE, Tenn., September 3, 2013 – With an astonishing recording career that now spans over seven decades, you would think music legend Kenny Rogers had already accomplished it all. However, you’d be wrong.
Rogers returns with You Can’t Make Old Friends on October 8th via Warner Bros. Records, proving – once again – that he still has plenty to say. The album reunites Rogers with long-time friend and collaborator, Dolly Parton, for a brand new duet on the title track, “You Can’t Make Old Friends.” It was thirty years ago almost to the day when Kenny and Dolly released “Islands In The Stream,” which went on to become an instant classic and one of the most successful singles by a duo in history.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 September 2013 17:14
CMA ANNOUNCES BOBBY BARE, “COWBOY” JACK CLEMENT, AND KENNY ROGERS AS NEWEST MEMBERS OF COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME
Rogers will be inducted in the “Modern Era Artist” category, while Bare will be inducted in the “Veterans Era Artist” category. Clement will be inducted in the “Non-Performer” category, which is awarded every third year in a rotation with the “Recording and/or Touring Musician Active Prior to 1980," and “Songwriter” categories. Bare, Clement, and Rogers will increase membership in the coveted Country Music Hall of Fame from 118 to 121 members.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 April 2013 16:06