1. Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers Perform “Islands In The Stream” Live | CMT 100 Greatest Duets  CMT
  2. Kenny Rogers Started Out His Career as a Psychedelic Rocker  Showbiz Cheat Sheet
  3. Country music icon Kenny Rogers dead at age 81  CBS Evening News
  4. WATCH: Gill, Paisley + Stuart Open Opry With Kenny Rogers Tribute  The Boot
  5. The Magnetic Song That Is Kenny Rogers’s Most Enduring Legacy  The Atlantic
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Here's how late country music legend, Kenny Rogers, got his start as a psychedelic rock star.Here's how late country music legend, Kenny Rogers, got his start as a psychedelic rock star.

Kenny Rogers Started Out His Career as a Psychedelic Rocker

The country musician, who died Friday at the age of 81, was never better than on “Islands in the Stream,” his monumental duet with Dolly Parton.The country musician, who died Friday at the age of 81, was never better than on “Islands in the Stream,” his monumental duet with Dolly Parton.

‘Islands in the Stream’: Kenny Rogers’s Most Enduring Legacy - The Atlantic

“ISLANDS IN THE STREAM - Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton https://t.co/qmI3vAy3Pm via @YouTube”

Hakkı Öcal on Twitter: "ISLANDS IN THE STREAM - Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton https://t.co/qmI3vAy3Pm via @YouTube"

“Let’s focus on what we CAN do, instead of what we can’t do! This weekend I’ll be listening to the best of KennyRogers & @DollyParton, cuddling with Joey, and spending time with Jen. Tomorrow, I’ll be donating blood at @SDBloodBank. How are you keeping safe, healthy & happy?”

Senator Toni Atkins on Twitter: "Let’s focus on what we CAN do, instead of what we can’t do! This weekend I’ll be listening to the best of KennyRogers & @DollyParton, cuddling with Joey, and spending time with Jen. Tomorrow, I’ll be donating blood at @SDBloodBank. How are you keeping safe, healthy & happy?… https://t.co/b7we1ROLSO"

“I had no idea that Ghetto Supastar was an interpolation of Kenny Rogers & @DollyParton's 1983 single Islands in the Stream. (I also had no idea what an interpolation was until I just looked it up.) https://t.co/gHNpsl9YqT”

Kenneth P. Vogel on Twitter: "I had no idea that Ghetto Supastar was an interpolation of Kenny Rogers & @DollyParton's 1983 single Islands in the Stream. (I also had no idea what an interpolation was until I just looked it up.) https://t.co/gHNpsl9YqT"

“Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers - Real Love (Official Video) https://t.co/mukj9I9n9e”

Eric Andre on Twitter: "Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers - Real Love (Official Video) https://t.co/mukj9I9n9e"

An emotional Dolly Parton broke down to pay tribute to her longtime friend, country music legend Kenny Rogers, after he passed away.An emotional Dolly Parton broke down to pay tribute to her longtime friend, country music legend Kenny Rogers, after he passed away.

Dolly Parton Breaks Down As She Pays Tribute To Longtime Friend Kenny Rogers

The loss of Kenny Rogers is continuing to be felt in the music community, including by Billy Ray Cyrus. The actor and singer spoke out about Rogers' death, in a tribute on social media, along with a photo of him with Rogers, his daughter Miley Cyrus, and Miley's godmother, Dolly Parton.View this [...]The loss of Kenny Rogers is continuing to be felt in the music community, including by Billy Ray [...]

Kenny Rogers Mourned by Billy Ray Cyrus: 'He Will Be Missed'

Kenny Rogers Mourned by Billy Ray Cyrus: 'He Will Be Missed'

Vince Gill, Brad Paisley and Marty Stuart opened Saturday night's (March 21) Grand Ole Opry show with a tribute to Kenny Rogers.Vince Gill, Brad Paisley and Marty Stuart opened Saturday night's (March 21) Grand Ole Opry show with a tribute to Kenny Rogers.

Country icon Kenny Rogers died from natural causes on Friday, March 20 at age 81, his family shared in a statement. The singer was 'under the care of hospice and surrounded by his family' when he passed away.Rogers began his career in the 1950s and went on to sell over 100 million records [...]Country icon Kenny Rogers died from natural causes on Friday, March 20 at age 81, his family [...]

Kenny Rogers Fans Remember 'Islands in the Stream' Duet With Dolly Parton After His Death

Kenny Rogers Fans Remember 'Islands in the Stream' Duet With Dolly Parton After His Death

Country supergroup Alabama is speaking out about the loss of their good friend, Kenny Rogers. The trio, made up of Randy Owen, Jeff Cook and Teddy Gentry, shared their thoughts on the icon's passing on social media.View this post on InstagramA post shared by ALABAMA (@thealabamaband) on Mar 22, [...]Country supergroup Alabama is speaking out about the loss of their good friend, Kenny Rogers. The [...]

Kenny Rogers: Alabama Calls Him a 'Pioneer in the Music World' After Death

Kenny Rogers: Alabama Calls Him a 'Pioneer in the Music World' After Death

The country music community continues to mourn the loss of Kenny Rogers, who passed away on Friday. Rogers, who was 81 at the time of his death, was one of the most influential figures in country music, which is why his loss feels so profound to those who came after him, including Big & Rich's [...]The country music community continues to mourn the loss of Kenny Rogers, who passed away on [...]

Kenny Rogers Dead: John Rich Says Late Country Icon Will Be Missed 'Forever'

Kenny Rogers Dead: John Rich Says Late Country Icon Will Be Missed 'Forever'

Bobby opened The Bobby Bones Show with a special tribute to 'The Gambler.' Bobby opened The Bobby Bones Show with a special tribute to 'The Gambler.'

Bobby Bones Pays Tribute To Kenny Rogers | Bobby Bones | The Bobby Bones Show

SANDY SPRINGS, Ga.(WBOY/AP) – Actor-singer Kenny Rogers, who embodied “The Gambler” persona and whose musical career spanned jazz, folk, country and pop has died at 81. A representative says Rogers died at his home in Sandy Springs, Georgia on Friday night. The Houston-born balladeer with a husky voice had hits like “Lucille,” “Lady” and “Islands […]SANDY SPRINGS, Ga.(WBOY/AP) – Actor-singer Kenny Rogers, who embodied “The Gambler” persona and whose musical career spanned jazz, folk, country and pop has died at 81. A representative says …

Singer Kenny Rogers dead at 81 | KLFY