|Celebrated Name:||Kenny Rogers|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Kenneth Ray Rogers|
|Age:||82 years old|
|Birth Date:||21 August 1938|
|Birth Place:||Houston, Texas|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Wanda Miller (m. 1997), Marianne Gordon (m. 1977–1993), Margo Anderson (m. 1964–1976), Jean Rogers Kenny Rogers (m. 1960–1963), Janice Gordon (m. 1958–1960)|
|Children:||Yes (Christopher Cody Rogers, Justin Charles Rogers, Jordan Edward Rogers, Kenny Rogers Jr., Carole Rogers)|
|Profession:||American retired singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and entrepreneur|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$300 million|
|Last Updated:||April 2021|
Kenny Rogers is a retired singer, songwriter, music producer, and actor from America. He started his career with a few bands and musicians before pursuing a solo career and releasing his debut album “Love Lifted Me.”
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Kenneth Donald Rogers was born on August 21, 1938, in Houston, Texas, United States. His father, Edward Floyd Rogers, was a carpenter, but he died in 1975, and his mother Lucille Rogers was a nurse assistant, but she also died in 1991. Kenny Rogers was raised and grown in his hometown, and he studied at the Wharton Dual Language Academy.
Kenny Rogers has been married five times and divorced 4. His first marriage was a two years marriage from 1958-1960 to Janice Gordon, and their only daughter is Carole Rogers. Kenny’s second marriage to Jean Rogers was from 1960-1963, and it ended with no children. One year later, he married Margo Anderson, and they got divorced in 1976 with one son, Kenny Rogers Jr. His final divorce was in 1993 from the actress Marianne Gordon, and they gave birth to 1 son, Christopher Cody Rogers.
Since 1997, Kenny Rogers has been married to Wanda Miller. Kenny and Wanda gave birth to twin sons, Jordan Edward Rogers and Justin Charles Rogers.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 21 August 1938, Kenny Rogers is 82 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2021. His height is 1.82 m tall, and his weight is 80 kg.
Kenny Rogers first worked with the Bobby Doyle band, and they performed together in clubs before splitting in 1965. Then, he worked with two musicians, Eddy Arnold and Mickey Gilley. Kenny Rogers worked with another band at his early career, and it’s called “The New Christy Minstrels.”
“The New Christy Minstrels” wasn’t successful, so Kenny and other members found a band naming it “The First Edition” and then renaming it to “Kenny Rogers and The First Edition.” They released many successful albums together before splitting in 1976.
In the same year, 1976, Kenny Rogers began his solo career with releasing the “Love Lifted Me” album, which ranked on top country music charts. His song “Lucille” from his self titled album peaked at one on several charts in different countries, including the United Kingdom, Canada, Yugoslavia, and the United States. Kenny Rogers’s 6th album “The Gambler” peaked at one on the United States Billboard Top Country Albums and on the Canadian RPM Country Albums.
Awards & Achievements
Kenny Rogers has received more than 60 award winnings and nominations. He was nominated for the 19 Grammy Awards and won 3. Kenny Rogers Grammy Award wins, including 2 Grammy Awards for Best Male Country Vocal Performance “The Gambler” and “Lucille,” and the Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals “Make No Mistake, She’s Mine.”
Kenny Rogers has received a total of 13 American Music Awards, 7 Academy of Country Music Awards, 5 Country Music Association Awards, 3 Music City News Country, and 2 CMT Music Awards. He had recently in 2017 received an honor from the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame.
Net Worth & Salary of Kenny Rogers in 2021
As of April 2021, The estimated net worth of the retired singer, songwriter, and music producer Kenny Rogers is set to $300 million. He made his hundreds of millions from the albums and singles he released, sold and performed. Kenny Rogers earned around $5 million from “The Gambler” album sales, and more than $3 million from “Kenny” album sales.
Kenny Rogers is one of the greatest country musicians of all time. He began his career with a few bands and then worked with other musicians before pursuing a solo career. Kenny Rogers’s debut solo studio album is titled “Love Lifted Me.” He won many awards throughout his career. Kenny Rogers is married to Wanda Miller, and they are happily living together.