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  1. It's a safe bet this is your last chance to see 'The GamblerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | Home

    ... in a number of movies throughout the 1980s, including "Six Pack" and TV movies "The Gambler" and "Coward of the County," the latter two based on his hit songs of the same names. It's a long and extremely distinguished career, and it's coming to a ...

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  2. Video & photos: Flaming Lips, Reba McEntire, Dolly Parton and more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... singer's hit making era with "Lucille," with spellbinding performances taking place from Aaron Lewis ("Coward Of The County", The Oak Ridge Boys ("Love Or Something Like It"), Chris Stapleton ("The Gambler"), Little Big Town ("Through The Years"), ...

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  3. Kenny Rogers calls Chris Stapleton the a voice of the futureaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | KDXY-FM Jonesboro

    ... Celebration concert, and delighted when Chris told him he had been a big influence in his career. The "Coward of the County" singer tells Rolling Stone, "Chris Stapleton, to me, is the voice of the future. He is the most honest singer I've ever ...

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  4. Country/Pop Superstar Kenny Rogers to be Inducted into Music City Walk of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... has notched chart-topping songs, including "The Gambler," "Lady," "Islands In The Stream," "Lucille," "Coward of the County," "She Believes In Me," "Ruby, Don't Take Your Love To Town," "We've Got Tonight," "Daytime Friends," "Through The Years," ...

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  5. SPOTLIGHT: Adver's top stage shows this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... will perform a host of favourite songs, including Jolene, Ruby, 9 to 5, Lucille, Here You Come Again, Coward of the County and the smash hit, Islands in the Stream. With a superb score and great musicianship, the show is billed as the ultimate ...

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  6. Kenny Rogers is bringing his farewell tour to Wichita in December.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... to the mix. Rogers has said the tour will be his last. The singer, also known for hits like "Lady" and "Coward of the County," has been performing and touring for five decades, has won several Grammy awards and has sold more than 120 million albums ...

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  7. Kenny Rogers' farewell tour, comedian Jim Norton coming to Sands Bethlehem Event CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | The Morning Call

    ... "Lady," "Through the Years," "She Believes in Me," "You Decorated My Life," "Ruby," "Reuben James" and "Coward of the County." His best-known songs are "The Gambler" and "Islands in the Stream," his platinum 1983 duet with Parton. His 28 Billboard ...

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  8. Kenny Rogers honored for photographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | KDXY-FM Jonesboro

    Officials at the International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum in St. Louis, Missouri are to bestow their first-ever Lifetime Achievement Award on the "Coward of the County" singer, who has an honorary masters degree on photography.

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  9. Kenny Rogers says farewell with a night of nostalgia in Costa MesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... Associated Press) Standouts that were performed later many with the audience singing along included "Coward of the County," "We've Got Tonight" (with Davis singing Sheena Easton's role), "Islands in the Stream" and the country legend's theme song ...

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  10. Kenny Rogers says farewell with a night of nostalgia in Costa MesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | The Wave

    ... Associated Press) Standouts that were performed later many with the audience singing along included "Coward of the County," "We've Got Tonight" (with Davis singing Sheena Easton's role), "Islands in the Stream" and the country legend's theme song ...

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  11. Dolly Parton insisted pal Kenny Rogers should go out with a bangRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Music-News.com

    ... singer will now headline All In for the Gambler: Kenny Rogers' Farewell Concert Celebration, and the Coward of the County singer admits he'll have a hard time keeping his emotions under control when he hits the stage with his old pal. "Working with ...

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  12. Kenny Rogers retiring, playing farewell concert with Dolly Parton, The Flaming Lips, moreRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Kenny Rogers has been making music since the '50s, starting in rock n' roll, moving on to the New Christy Minstrels, then scoring hits with his group The First Edition " before starting a massively successful solo career, including country smashes like "Lucile," "The Gambler," "Coward of the County," "Lady," and his duet with Dolly Parton , "Islands in the Stream," to name just a few. With his 79th birthday coming up, Kenny has announced he's retiring from the music biz, but will be going out with a heck of a party.

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  13. Rogers and Parton final gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Castanet.net

    Country icon Kenny Rogers will reunite onstage with Dolly Parton for one final performance at a star-studded farewell concert in Nashville, Tennessee later this year. The Coward of the County singer retired from international touring a few years ago and in 2016 he announced he will be wrapping up his live shows for good after one more trek.

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  14. Kenny Rogers PhotiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | BIO

    ... his tender side with another popular ballad, "She Believes in Me." Kenny (1979) featured such hits as "Coward of the County" and "You Decorated My Life." Around this time, he wrote the advice book Making It With Music: Kenny Rogers' Guide to the ...

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  15. Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton to perform together one last time at farewell gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Music-News.com

    Country icon Kenny Rogers will reunite onstage with Dolly Parton for one final performance at a star-studded farewell concert in Nashville, Tennessee later this year . The Coward of the County singer retired from international touring a few years ago and in 2016 he announced he will be wrapping up his live shows for good after one more trek.

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  16. Jazzfest review: Gravel-voiced Kenny Rogers regaled fans with tales, memory-lane hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... thought I was Canadian." Rogers showed off some of his own acting chops in a montage as his band played Coward of the County, and jogged some foggy memories with his rendition of the USA For Africa song We Are the World, penned by Michael Jackson ...

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  17. West Cliff to host tribute to country giants Dolly Parton and Kenny RogersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Clacton and Frinton Gazette

    Starring Andrea Pattison and Peter White, the show is packed with timeless smash hits, including Jolene, Ruby, 9 to 5, Lucille, Here You Come Again, The Gambler, I Will Always Love You, Coward of the County, Love is Like a Butterfly and Lady. But after people started to compare her sound and style to Dolly Parton she decided to go down the tribute route to reach a wider audience.

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  18. Chukchansi announces big name summer concert seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Sierra Star

    ... around the world, performing songs from his catalog of 24 No. 1 hits including The Gambler, Lucille, Coward of the County, Ruby, Don't Take Your Love To Town, Lady, Islands in the Stream, and She Believes In Me. Rogers has sold more than 120 million ...

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  19. Kenny Rogers' Final World Tour Makes Stop at Park Theater Friday 7/21Read the original story

    May 22, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... songs from his long list of hits which comprise 24 Number Ones including "The Gambler," "Lucille," "Coward of the County," "Lady," "Islands in the Stream," "She Believes In Me," "We've Got Tonight," "Daytime Friends," "Through The Years," "You ...

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  20. Kenny Rogers prepares to hang up his microphoneRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    ... out, right into those sprinklers, and it was great fun. Thanks to hit songs such as The Gambler, Lady, Coward of the County, and Islands in the Stream (a duet with Dolly Parton), and a parallel acting career, he was a household name in the late ...

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