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Rogers announces holiday tour

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 – Kenny Rogers will perform holiday favorites and his hits across the U.S. and Canada when his 33rd Christmas tour - Christmas & Hits Through The Years with Special Guest Linda Davis - launches this November for 25 shows.

Rogers will perform favorites such as "White Christmas," "O Holy Night," "The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)" and originals such as "Mary, Did You Know." Rogers also sings his big hits such as "Lady," "The Gambler," "Islands In The Stream," "Lucille," "Ruby, Don't Take Your Love To Town, "She Believes In Me," and "Daytime Friends."

Rogers added his voice and incomparable style to Jim Brickman's original song "That Silent Night, appearing on Brickman's album "On A Winter's Night: The Songs and Spirit of Christmas" on Oct.7.

Tour dates are:
Nov. 12-15 Niagara Falls, ON, Canada Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort - The Avalon Ballroom Theatre
Nov. 20 Moncton, NB, Canada Casino New Brunswick
Nov. 21 Halifax, NS, Canada Halifax Metro Centre
Nov. 22 Sydney, NS, Canada Centre 200
Nov. 28 Fort Pierce, FL Sunrise Theatre
Nov. 29 Sarasota, FL Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
Nov. 30 Saint Petersburg, FL Mahaffey Theater
Dec. 2 Florence, SC Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center
Dec. 5 New Buffalo, MI Four Winds Casino Resort - Silver Creek Event Center
Dec. 6 Detroit, MI Fox Theatre
Dec. 7 Evansville, IN Ford Center
Dec. 11 Wheeling, WV Capitol Theatre
Dec. 12 Van Wert, OH Niswonger Performing Arts Center
Dec. 13 Wabash, IN Honeywell Center
Dec. 14 Zanesville, OH Secrest Auditorium
Dec. 16 Greenville, SC Peace Center For The Performing Arts
Dec. 17 Richmond, VA Altria Theater
Dec. 18 Verona, NY Turning Stone Resort & Casino - Event Center
Dec. 19 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
Dec. 20 Jim Thorpe, PA Penn's Peak
Dec. 21 Norfolk, VA Chrysler Hall
Dec. 23 Westbury, NY NYCB Theatre at Westbury

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