Four million sales in the US alone for his self-titled debut sent a very clear message that his fans wanted Lionel solo.
The ballad continued Rogers’ chart-topping country form and went on to win a Grammy for Country Song of the Year.
Kenny Rogers' ability to sell just about any kind of pop song – to make you not just like it, but feel it – was nearly unmatched.
Other artists set to appear include Lionel Richie, Little Big Town, and more.
Kenny's UK No.1 arrived as he was in the early stages of redirecting his career into the country arena.
After a decade of hard work, the Los Angeles native was on her way, as the ‘Mistaken Identity’ album followed ‘Bette Davis Eyes’ to the US chart summit.
The links between the American band and the British guitar hero go deeper than you might think.
'The Gambler' single and album found the entertainer in the hottest form of his life.
The endless romantic allure of The Great American Songbook has attracted wonderful country covers by the likes of Patsy Cline and Willie Nelson.
The edition is both a commemoration and celebration of the legacy of one of the most successful musicians to date.
'Coward Of The County' became a rare UK country No. 1 on 16 February 1980.
UMe launches themed content from Peggy Lee, Kenny Rogers, Def Jam Recordings, and more.
The all-star 'Greenfields' album affirms Barry's rightful place in a world of country and roots music that he has often visited.
With the right song, at the right moment, great film soundtracks can sear a cinematic moment into your mind forever. Here are just a few of our favorites.
On both of Billboard’s main surveys for December 27, 1980, John climbed to No.1.