“The Gambler” by Kenny Rogers was written by the Country Music Hall of Famer, Don Schlitz, in 1976. Schlitz was only twenty-three then, working as a computer operator on a graveyard shift. Moreso, it took him two years pitching the ...

When you hear the song “The Gambler,” what immediately enters your mind is the famous country singer Kenny Rogers, isn’t it? Well, what can we do, Rogers made the single his signature song. Therefore, every time “The Gambler” plays on ...

UNSPECIFIED – CIRCA 1970: Photo of Keith Whitley Photo by Waring Abbott/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images A Hit for Keith Whitley When Keith Whitley released his “L. A. To Miami” album, he could have kicked off his career with a couple ...

Randy Travis is no songwriter but one of the best country singer. His signature song was written by Paul Overstreet and Don Schlitz. The Hit Writers During the early 1980’s he moved to Nashville. He worked silently for several years ...

The esteemed Country Hall of Fame recently announced three brand new additions to their already growing list of honorable country singers. Having been consistent and adamant at recognizing the industry’s legendary talents for sixty years, the Hall of Fame’s highly ...