Brian Roth

Kenny Rogers first song hit
« on: March 22, 2020, 05:49:44 AM »
RIP Mr. Rogers!

Long before The Gambler....

Kenny and The First Edition rode the late 1960's psychedelic wave:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bj37IhZDokY

The background vocals through a Leslie (along with the attendant Leslie noises!) was what caught my ear  many decades ago.

Bri
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scott2000

Re: Kenny Rogers first song hit
« Reply #1 on: March 22, 2020, 07:10:19 AM »
Very Cool!

RIP Mr. Rogers....

You were part of a soundtrack that played during some great years of my life....

Re: Kenny Rogers first song hit
« Reply #2 on: March 22, 2020, 07:16:23 AM »
Starting out country and drifting into pop is quite common ,
Mr Rodgers took his own route to becoming a country icon ,
and 81 years , thats good by anyone's measure for this godforsaken industry  ::)

Cheers Brian .

PRR

Re: Kenny Rogers first song hit
« Reply #3 on: March 22, 2020, 02:34:52 PM »
Published 2 weeks *before* Kenny passed:


EmRR

Re: Kenny Rogers first song hit
« Reply #4 on: March 22, 2020, 02:53:57 PM »
Best,

Doug Williams
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pucho812

Re: Kenny Rogers first song hit
« Reply #5 on: March 22, 2020, 06:42:00 PM »
RIP Mr. Rogers!

Long before The Gambler....

Kenny and The First Edition rode the late 1960's psychedelic wave:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bj37IhZDokY

The background vocals through a Leslie (along with the attendant Leslie noises!) was what caught my ear  many decades ago.

Bri

I first learned of this song due to the movie the big labowski. For a while I didn't believe it was the gambler. But when I found out it was, woa....
Off to the great gig in the sky, may he rest in piece.
You tell me whar a man gits his corn pone, en I'll tell you what his 'pinions is.

JohnRoberts

Re: Kenny Rogers first song hit
« Reply #6 on: March 22, 2020, 06:55:41 PM »
acid is a terrible thing to waste....    8)
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That was a big radio hit back in the 60s...

JR
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