One of the most memorable duets of Kenny Rogers was with Sheena Easton back in the 80s. These two country artists recorded their version of “We’ve Got Tonight.” The song can make your eyes water with its deep message patched with mellow music. Not only that but with the pleasant, rough, husky-toned voice of Kenny. Also, the soft and angelic voice of Sheena, the song sounds soothing to the ears. Above all, it brings back the legacy of Kenny Rogers.
We all know by now that Kenny Rogers has retired to focus on his family and health. Nevertheless, his contribution will always remain in our memories. Also, the great music he produced left a mark on our hearts. Still, we are hoping to hear him hit the stage again and sing once more.
We’ve Got Tonight…
Their duet of the song is undoubtedly sensational. It’s one of the duets that can give you goosebumps. Watch for you will never believe it was almost 4 decades ago. Moreover, the duet can bring a lot of memories.
Bob Seger wrote the words and lyrics of “We’ve Got Tonight.” Also, he initially recorded the song in 1978 as part of his album “Stranger In Town.” It was considered as one of his most successful singles.
In 1983, Kenny Rogers and Sheena Easton recorded their version as part of Kenny Rogers’ album “We’ve Got Tonight.” Their rendition was positively embraced by the country music, especially by the country music enthusiasts. Thanks to their version, another memorable country music has documented.
Furthermore, Kenny and Sheena’s record has topped the country charts. In fact, it placed at number one on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, number 6 on the Billboard Hot 100, and number two on the Billboard Adult Contemporary chart.
“The Gambler” Kenny Rogers can undoubtedly croon any song. He can perform any music with his mellow, rough, husky-toned voice. Additionally, every beat of his singles can also move and touch people’s hearts. It’s either, he can make the audience jive, or he can make his crowd’s eyes water. Indeed, a real epitome of a real musician.
Furthermore, Kenny is one of the best-selling music artists of all time. From his arrival to the industry to his last performances, he has been and will always be part of our lives.
Kenny received numerous awards from different award-giving bodies such as the American Music Awards, Academy of Country Music, Country Music Association, and Grammys. Moreover, he has gathered recognition from various organizations and most notably he was inducted into Country Music Hall of Fame.
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