Kenny Rogers (Musician)

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2013

    Brooklyn Kolache Co. is a Hidden Brunch Gem Inside Skinny Dennis

    With native sons Willie Nelson and Kenny Rogers crooning classic country ballads out of the jukebox, it's no wonder homesick Texans flock to Williamsburg's honky tonk bar, Skinny Dennis. Opened in late February, the bar quickly established itself with its weekly lineup of live music, vintage video g ... More >>

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    April 11, 2013

    Five Other Failed Rap/Country Experiments

    The hubbub this week regarding Brad Paisley and LL Cool J's controversial duet "Accidental Racist" has, among other things, given a sign that the world might still not be ready yet for a full blown country and hip-hop crossover. While rap has been above an attempted crossover, no matter how poorly c ... More >>

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    October 6, 2011

    My 13 Favorite Duets Of All Time

    "It takes two, baby," as Marvin & Tammi once sang. So here are my all-time favorite twosomes -- musically, that is. (13) "Cruisin'," Gwyneth Paltrow and Huey Lewis, 2000 This cover version of the Smokey Robinson hit came from a rotten movie about karaoke, but it grabbed me, with Gwynnie's creamy ... More >>

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    May 19, 2011

    American Idol Somehow Fits Three Singers Into Two Long Hours

    Michael Becker/FOX​This week's endless two-hour American Idol was the annual show where the three remaining contestants all return to their hometowns to wave out of car windows at screaming children. It's an annual Idol ritual, and it really goes a lot way toward proving just how completely al ... More >>

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    August 17, 2004

    Patriot Act

    Nashville hangs tough for the American homeland on USO-sponsored business venture

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    May 28, 2002
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    February 27, 2001
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    September 19, 2000
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    September 28, 1999
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    January 5, 1999


    Records We Overlooked That Made a Splash in 1998