Singer-songwriter, photographer, record producer, actor, entrepreneur and author
Kenneth Donald "Kenny" Rogers (born August 21, 1938) is an American singer-songwriter, photographer, record producer, actor, entrepreneur and author, and member of the Country Music Hall of Fame. Wikipedia
Born: 21st August, 1938, Houston, Texas, USA
Height: 6' 0" (183 cm)
Claim to Fame: The Gambler
A love story in reverse.
A father recounts to his children, through a series of flashbacks, the journey he and his four best friends took leading up to him meeting their mother.
"Don`t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great."
Sang "Lady" with Lionel Richie playing piano.
His duet, Islands in the Stream, with fellow country singer Dolly Parton was ranked the #1 on CMT 100 greatest country duets of all time.
There have been rumors of a Kenny Rogers/Dolly Parton affair for decades, but Rogers says their relationship never went beyond flirtation. Albeit "massive" flirtation.
The reason? Neither one of them wanted to ruin a perfectly good friendship.
"We flirted with each other for 30 years, and it was much more electric," explains Rogers in an interview with Dan Rather, airing Tuesday on AXS TV. "I think once you consummate a relationship like that, it loses something. And she and I both believe that theory, so we did some massive flirting in front of... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 4 months ago
Hoping to help others get checked,
Kenny Rogers revealed he had a skin cancer scare recently.
The country music legend posted a photo to Instagram showing him with a bandage above his right eye.
The caption to the snap read "Had a bit of skin cancer removed today -- I recommend everyone go get checked, especially since May is National Skin Cancer Detection & Prevention Month. Don't worry though, I'm gonna look great in Knoxville this weekend!"
Rogers isn't the only big name who had a bout of skin cancer. Hugh Jackman had skin cancer... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 8 months ago