How much is Kenny Rogers worth? $250 million
How did Kenny Rogers earn his money and wealth?
Kenneth Ray Rogers was born on August 21, 1938. He is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, actor, and business person. He is also a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame. Kenneth was successful with country music lovers and has charted more than 122 hit singles across several music categories, listed in top 10 country and pop album charts for more than 300 continues weeks in the United States alone, and has sold over 100 million records globally, making him one of the chart-topping music artists of all time. In September 2015, Rogers declared on Today Show of NBC that he was retiring from the business industry after a concluded tour to spend more time with his spouse and two children.
Two of his albums, The Gambler and Kenny, are shown in the poll ofAbout.com “The 200 Most Powerful Country Albums Ever”. IN 1986, He was selected the “Most loved Singer of All-Time” in a joint poll by readers of both People and USA Today. He has received numerous awards such as the Grammys, AMAs, ACMs, CMAs, as well as a lifetime achievement award for a career of six decades in 2003. Rogers featured in an episode of Reno 911! in 2004, as himself being exposed to unskilled security provided by the deputies of a starstruck sheriff to comical effect.
Later achievements include the album release, Water & Bridges, in 2006, an across the panel hit, that occupied its place in the Top 5 in the Billboard Country Albums sales charts, also listing in the Top 15 of the Billboard 200.
The first single from the album, “I Can’t Unlove You”, was also a substantial chart hit. Remaining a famous performer around the world, the following year he finished a tour of the United Kingdom and Ireland, informing BBC Radio 2 DJ Steve Wright his best and favorite hit was “The Gambler”. He has also featured in many notable movies and television shows. His movie Six Pack, released in 1982, in which he played the role of a race-car driver, grossed at $20 million at the United States box office, while Television movies such as The Gambler series, Coward of the County, Christmas in America, topped the lists of ratings. He also worked as a host &speaker for the historical series of the A&E called The Real West.
He also owns the restaurant chain Kenny Rogers Roasters. In total, Kenny has done 5 marriages. His first marriage was with Janice Gordon, the second marriage with Jean Rogers, third marriage was with Margo Anderson, fourth marriage was with Marianne Gordon and the last marriage was with Wanda Miller.
What are the most popular appearances of Kenny Rogers?
- Love Lifted Me (1976)
- Kenny Rogers (1977)
- Love or Something Like It (1978)
- The Gambler (1978)
- Love Will Turn You Around (1982)
- We’ve Got Tonight (1983)
- Eyes That See in the Dark (1983)
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