Kenny Rogers on life and the music business, 1999

In 1999, Kenny Rogers spoke to Midday about his latest album, his long career in the music business and the man who wrote The Gambler.

As Kenny Rogers once famously sang in The Gambler, you’ve got to know when to hold ’em and know when to fold ’em.

It seemed the Houston-born country singer, who recently died at age 81, took that advice to heart during his life.

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