Filed under: Legends, Country News
The Gambler, a balladeer and a cowboy will be the newest inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame. Kenny Rogers
, Bobby Bare
and "Cowboy" Jack Clement
were announced Wednesday morning (April 10) at a press conference held in the Hall of Fame's Rotunda and hosted by Bill Anderson
Kenny Rogers, who got his start in the pop field with tunes like "Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Was In)" and "Something's Burning," made his mark in country music with huge hits including "The Gambler," "Lady" and "She Believes in Me." His classic duets include "Islands in the Stream" with Dolly Parton
and the Dottie West
collaborations, "Every Time Two Fools Collide" and "Anyone Who Isn't Me Tonight."