Country Legend Kenny Rogers to Appear in Pittsfield at the Colonial Theatre Sept. 27 [Berkshire on Stage]
Live and in person, the real Kenny Rogers will serenade audiences with country classics and contemporaries at The Colonial Theatre on September 27,2012 at 8pm. Of all the great country singers, none has more impersonators than Rogers. This is the real deal.
Known for instantly identifiable, sweet, raspy vocals and an extraordinary ability to vividly inhabit each song he performs, Rogers has sold more than 120 million records worldwide and recorded more than 65 albums during his storied 52 years in show business. His long list of timeless classics includes an impressive 24 #1 hits: “The Gambler,” “Lady,” “Lucille,” “She Believes in Me,” “Islands in the Stream,” and “We’ve Got Tonight” among them. Rogers’ Greatest Hits album has sold over 24 million copies worldwide to date. He is the Recording Industry Association of America’s eighth best selling male artist of all time with one Diamond album, 19 Platinum albums and 31 Gold albums.
For over five decades, the gifted singer, songwriter, musician, producer, actor, photographer and entertainer has delivered memorable songs, drawing fans from many different backgrounds. “I really, really love what I’m doing,” Rogers says. “People survive longer if they love what they’re doing. Because you just don’t quit.”