Kenny Rogers Hits the Road for the Holidays

Published: 2008-07-18
Country music veteran Kenny Rogers is on the road, and that's where he'll stay until the holidays. Starting his career in the late 50's Rogers is the only artist to put an album on the Billboard charts in each of the last six decades. One of the most influential artists of the genre Rogers' hits like "Lucille", "The Gambler" as well as duets like "We've Got Tonight" with Sheena Easton and "Islands in the Stream" with fellow country legend Dolly Parton have all graced the top of the country charts.

In 2006, Rogers released his most recent album Water & Bridges that managed to hit the top 40 Billboard Charts and scored a top 40 single with the tune "I Can't Unlove You".

The star takes his act on the road this summer starting with a date in Windsor at the end of July and staying out on the road off and on until the beginning of October. Then after a few weeks break Rogers hits the road yet again for his annual holiday season tour. Dubbed the "Christmas & Hits" tour, the 27th annual tour will include a ton of Canadian shows including the very first show in Victoria, BC. Here are the details:

July 31, Windsor, ON The Colosseum at Caesars Windsor
August 17, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC International de Montgolfieres Jean-sure Richelieu
November 16, Victoria, BC Save On Foods Memorial Centre
November 18, Kelowna, BC Prospera Place
November 19, Prince George, BC CN Centre
November 20, Grand Prairie, AB Crystal Centre
November 21, Edmonton, AB Rexall Place
November 22, Lethbridge, AB Enmax Centre
November 24, Calgary, AB Pengrowth Saddledome
November 25, Saskatoon, SK Credit Union Centre
November 26, Winnipeg, MB MT Centre
November 27, Thunder Bay, ON Thunder Bay Community Auditorium
December 1, London, ON John Labatt Centre
December 2, Sudbury, ON Sudbury Arena
December 4-7, Rama, ON Casino Rama

Writer: Michelle Garcia



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