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That Purple Touch: 5 Hit Songs Written by Prince for Other Artists

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Often hiding behind one of his many pseudonyms, Prince created songs for other artists, and they became hits. Here are some hit songs written by Prince for other artistsREAD MORE

The music legendary Kenny Rogers was most loved by his fans

“The Best of Kenny Rogers: Through the Years” Album, No. 1 on the Charts

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The greatest hits collection of Kenny Rogers is No. 1 on Billboard's Top Country Albums chart.READ MORE

A Tribute to Kenny Rogers

Kenny Rogers: 5 Songs To Remember Him By

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The music legend may be gone, but he has left an indelible legacy in the music industry. Here are some of his iconic songs.READ MORE

Thank You, Kenny Rogers

Kenny Rogers: The Life and Career of a Music Legend

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Legendary singer Kenny Rogers died last Friday. Take a look at his life and career in the world of music.READ MORE

Tribute to Kenny Rogers

Breaking News: Kenny Rogers Dies at 81

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Singer-songwriter Kenny Rogers dies of natural causes in his home in Georgia at the age of 81.READ MORE

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Twitter Reacts To Kenny Rogers Cancelling Last Farewell Tour Shows Due To 'Health Concerns'

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Country music legend Kenny Rogers was forced to cancel performances for his farewell tour. The cancelations were due to health concerns, the singer's management team reveals.READ MORE

Little Richard enjoys breakfast...and insurance.

Geico's Music Guest Stars: Salt-N-Pepa, Little Richard, Kenny Rogers and More

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The latest commercial from Progressive Insurance features Carnie Wilson of the '90s pop standouts Wilson Phillips. One company has spent the last decade atop the wacky insurance commercial game is, of course, Geico. We went back and found all of their oddball entries that feature musical guests (the aforementioned Hammer went with Nationwide).READ MORE

Marvin Gaye

5 Covers Celebrating 50 Years of Marvin Gaye's "How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)": James Taylor, Michael Bublé and More

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Fifty years ago on this date Marvin Gaye entered the charts with "How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)". The track was far from his first on the Motown label but it did have the most chart success among the singles he had released up to that point, peaking at no. 6 on the Billboard Hot 100. We hesitate to call it his most recognizable song—because he's had an unusual number of tracks that have become cultural standards compared to most in his era—but "I wanna stop and thank ya baby" is an instantly recognizable line. Enough so that a number of performers have tried their hands at the song over the last five decades.READ MORE

Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers

Kenny Rogers Says He and Dolly Parton Only Flirted

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For over 30 years, the chemistry between Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton has been so strong that people have often wondered if the two were more than just friends. On September 23, Rogers opened up about the speculation when he was talking with Dan Rather on AXS TV's "The Big Interview."READ MORE

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Kenny Rogers Announces Dates For 2014 Christmas Tour [FULL SCHEDULE]

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Country legend Kenny Rogers has announced the dates for his annual Christmas tour, which kicks off on Nov. 12 with a four-date residency at the Niagra Fallsview Casino Resort in Ontario, and ends on Dec. 23 in Westbury, New York. Rogers’ setlists for the tour won’t be made up entirely of Christmas songs, however: as its name implies, the “Christmas and Hits Through The Years Tour” will integrate Christmas classics along with Rogers’ biggest hits from throughout his 50-year career.READ MORE

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Country Music Calendar - Upcoming Events for the Week of September 22 to September 28, 2014

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A snapshot of what's coming up in Country music next week...READ MORE

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Kenny Rogers Goes Retro

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Kenny Rogers' exhibit opened at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum last month and he's giving away a totally retro prize pack to celebrate.READ MORE

Dolly Parton - Glastonbury Festival

Dolly Parton's Message to Kenny Rogers in her Ice Bucket Challenge - "You’ve got to Pay Extra for the Wet T-shirt Contest"

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Dolly Parton, being a lady from the south, simply isn't seen in public without her hair, nails and makeup done. For a good cause like ALS (not to mention a dare / challenge from Kenny Rogers), she broke that rule and went public without her trademark wig and with minimal make-up.READ MORE

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This Day In Music History - August 21st

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On August 21st, one famous singer was born, one famous drummer died and Patsy Cline recorded what went on to become one of her most famous songs.READ MORE

Kenny Rogers - Through The Years

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Now that the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum's Kenny Rogers exhibit is open, people are buzzing about the country music legend. He is going around the world on the Through The Years World Tour, sharing the music that made him as popular as he is.READ MORE

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