Nashville, Tenn. (November 11, 2014) – 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.
While the concerts scheduled in January and February 2015 will be Rogers’ final performances in Australia and New Zealand, the legendary vocalist will continue to tour in other parts of the world.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 November 2014 21:16
Nashville, Tenn. (September 30, 2014) – GRAMMY Award-winning Country Music Hall of Fame member Kenny Rogers will be performing holiday favorites and his classic hits across the U.S. and Canada when his 33rd Christmas tour – Christmas & Hits Through The Years with Special Guest Linda Davis - launches this November. The legendary Rogers will be joined by GRAMMY Award-winner Linda Davis on a festive 25-date run that begins November 12th in Niagara Falls, Ontario and wraps December 23rd in Westbury, New York.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 September 2014 17:32
AWARD-WINNING SINGER/SONGWRITER AND ACCLAIMED ACTOR KENNY ROGERS JOINS DAN RATHER TO TALK ABOUT HIS MULTI-FACETED CAREER AND PERSONAL SUCCESSES ON AXS TV'S 'THE BIG INTERVIEW,' TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 AT 8pE/5pP
In the hour-long interview, filmed on stage at Nashville’s Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum to commemorate the opening of the career-spanning exhibit, Kenny Rogers: Through The Years, Rather questions Rogers about his start in the music industry as a jazz musician and chronicles his path from that auspicious start to becoming a country music icon. Throughout the interview, Rogers provides heartfelt answers about his humble beginnings, his love for a good story in a song and fondly recalls his mother’s pearls of wisdom that he still follows today.
Last Updated on Friday, 19 September 2014 16:18
Kenny Rogers, Melissa Etheridge, Jordin Sparks, and Train to Join Star-Studded Performance Lineup Jordin Sparks to Co-Host Star-Spangled Concert with Host John Lithgow
BALTIMORE (August 15, 2014) – Star-Spangled 200, Inc. (SS200), Maryland Public Television (MPT) and dick clark productions (dcp) today announced additional talent for the Star-Spangled Concert. Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge, Grammy Award-winning Country Music Hall of Fame member Kenny Rogers, multi-platinum recording artist and actress Jordin Sparks, and multi-platinum Grammy award-winning band Train will perform at the Star-Spangled Concert taking place at Pier Six Pavilion in Baltimore, MD on Saturday, September 13, 2014. Sparks will co-host and actor, musician, and author John Lithgow will host Star-Spangled Spectacular: Bicentennial of our National Anthem. The two-hour concert special will broadcast LIVE as part of THIRTEEN’S Great Performances series on PBS at 8 PM ET. The live television event is a highlight of Star-Spangled Spectacular, a weeklong celebration of the 200th anniversary of our national anthem.
Last Updated on Friday, 15 August 2014 13:39
4:45pm – Load-in time for crews Please use 5th Avenue entrance (look for Hatch Show Print sign) Free valet parking starts at 4:45pm! TV Truck parking one block up on 5th Ave. between Demonbreun and The Palm Media check-in is inside the 5th Avenue Lobby. You will be escorted to the exhibit space on 3rd floor for set-up
5:15pm – Press conference-style Q&A and photos with Kenny in exhibit space Mult box provided
5:45pm – B-roll opportunity in exhibit space
6:00pm – Reception in the Event Hall
Camera platform and mult box in back of room
6:30pm – Remarks and performances
a. Short ceremony: Kyle Young and Kenny Rogers to speak
b. Performances by Don Schlitz and Charlie Worsham
7:00pm – Reception moves to Conservatory lobby on 1st floor
9:00pm – Guests are welcome to explore new exhibit
Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 August 2014 16:31
THE ICONIC KENNY ROGERS TO PARTICIPATE IN UNIQUE INTERVIEW AT COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM SATURDAY, AUGUST 16
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 24, 2014) – Multi-talented legend Kenny Rogers will participate in a special interview at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum on Saturday, August 16. The expert-led conversation will take place in conjunction with the debut of Kenny Rogers: Through the Years, a biographical exhibit in the museum’s East Gallery opening August 15, 2014, and running until June 14, 2015.
Rogers will recount memories from throughout his history-making life and career during the interview, which will be held in the museum’s CMA Theater at 2:30 p.m. Archival photographs and video will supplement the storytelling. The event is included with museum admission on August 16 and is free for museum members; seating is limited and a program pass is required. Those unable to attend in person are invited to listen and watch live online via countrymusichalloffame.org/streaming.
Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014 16:06