Kenny Rogers To Return To Grand Ole Opry, Make TV Appearances
March 11, 2011 at 6:51 AM (PT)
Country icon KENNY ROGERS will make his return to the GRAND OLE OPRY HOUSE in NASHVILLE TONIGHT (3/11). The event will be only ROGERS’ third OPRY appearance in his career.
On SUNDAY (3/13), GAC-TV will air a special celebrating ROGERS in “KENNY ROGERS: The First 50 Years.” The show will feature performances from artists that ROGERS has both befriended and inspired, including DOLLY PARTON, LIONEL RICHIE, ALISON KRAUSS, TIM McGRAW, SMOKEY ROBINSON, BILLY CURRINGTON, DARIUS RUCKER, WYNONNA, CHRIS ISAAK, THE OAK RIDGE BOYS, SHEENA EASTON, original members of the FIRST EDITION and more.
ROGERS is also set to guest on NBC-TV’s LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON on TUESDAY (3/15), which kicks off at 12:35 (ET). On WEDNESDAY (3/16), ROGERS will join FOX NEWS’ FOX & FRIENDS.
ROGERS’ “The Love of God” CD was released this week and can be purchased from any CRACKER BARREL OLD COUNTRY STORE throughout the U.S. as well as online at www.crackerbarrel.com. For more on KENNY ROGERS, visit www.kennyrogers.com.