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Kenny Rogers

Kenny Rogers
Born: Aug 21, 1938 in Houston, TX
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Genre: Country, Pop/Rock
Biography: It took several tries before Kenny Rogers became a star. As a member of the First Edition (and the New Christy Minstrels before that), he shared in some million-sellers, among them "Reuben James" and "Ruby, Don't Take Your Love to Town," an excellent Mel Tillis song about a disabled veteran. But superstardom ...Read full biography
The Gambler
Released: 1978
Label: EMI Music Distribution
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Kenny Rogers took a bit of a chance in releasing this loosly based concept album at the time, but boy, did it pay off! Sales for the album went through the roof, as the title track and "She Believes In ...Read full review
Eyes That See in the Dark
Released: 1983
Label: RCA
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This is a masterpiece of a pop recording from Kenny Rogers. It is clear that Barry Gibb, Maurice Gibb, and co-producers Karl Richardson and Albhy Galuten remembered Rogers' pop roots with the First Edition ...Read full review
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