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Author: Kenny Rogers
Publisher: New York : Morrow & Co., 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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The country music legend shares the story behind his meteoric rise to fame, including the highs and lows, and the secrets behind his biggest hits. Rogers details his lifelong journey to becoming one of American music's elder statesmen--a rare talent who's created hit records for decades while staying true to his values as a performer and a person. Join him on a rollicking ride through fifty years of music history,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographie
Biography
Named Person: Kenny Rogers; Kenny Rogers; Kenny Rogers
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenny Rogers
OCLC Number: 816325250
Notes: A pair to draw to -- Music and country -- Lovesick blues -- Loving on up -- Goin' solo -- Where it all began-- jazz -- It's not all wet towels and naked women -- Just dropped in -- Ruby, don't take your love to town -- Back on my own -- Lucille -- The gambler -- The good life -- A life of photography -- Around the world -- After the gold rush -- Wanda -- Comeback -- Looking back.
Description: x, 294 p., [16] p. plates : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Kenny Rogers.

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Offers a look at the world of country music, showing how mainstream success led to crossover partnerships that pushed the author's musical boundaries, and ultimately forced him to go against the  Read more...

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