SAD NEWS TO REPORT!
Country music legend Kenny Rogers has passed away at 81!
The music icon has died aged 81 at his home in Sandy Springs, Georgia, his family confirmed.
The Rogers family is sad to announce that Kenny Rogers passed away last night at 10:25PM at the age of 81.
‘Rogers passed away peacefully at home from natural causes under the care of hospice and surrounded by his family,’ a statement said.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the family is planning to have a small private service at this time with a public memorial at a later date.
The husky-voiced balladeer retired from touring in 2017 after a 60-year career spanning jazz, folk, country and pop, with hits like, The Gambler, Lucille, and Lady.