And now, you can watch his entire, final tribute concert on DVD or buy the CD to keep forever, as the film Kenny Rogers: All In For The Gambler will be released everywhere on May 20th, 2022.
The film includes Kenny’s beautiful last performance with Dolly Partonof their absolutely iconic 1983 #1 hit “Islands in the Stream”, as well as performances by Alison Krauss, Chris Stapleton, Don Henley, Elle King, Idina Menzel, Jamey Johnson, Lady A, Lionel Richie, Little Big Town, Kris Kristofferson, Reba McEntire, The Flaming Lips, The Judds, Wynonna, and The Oak Ridge Boys, along with many other special guests.
It was originally filmed at a sold out show on October 25th, 2017, at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, right before Kenny retired. He passed away a few years later at the age of 81 in March of last yeardue to natural causes.
The film and music release also includes previously unseen performances of Kenny’s classics “Lucille” by Justin Moore, “Love Or Something Like It” by The Oak Ridge Boys, “You Turn The Light On” by Wynonna and “Blaze Of Glory” by Billy Dean, Crystal Gayle, Kim Forester, Lee Greenwood, Rudy Gatlin, Steve Gatlin, T. G. Sheppard, T. Graham Brown and Travis Tritt.
While the whole show promises to be absolutely incredible with so many huge names in music coming together to celebrate The Gambler, it simply does not get any better than these two icons sharing the stage:
1. The Gambler – Chris Stapleton (3:38)
2. Tulsa Turnaround – Elle King (3:53)
3. Love Or Something Like It – The Oak Ridge Boys (3:03) (DVD ONLY)
4. She Believes In Me – Lady A (4:22)
5. Blaze Of Glory – Billy Dean, Crystal Gayle, Kim Forester, Lee Greenwood, Rudy Gatlin, Steve Gatlin, T. G. Sheppard, T. Graham Brown, Travis Tritt (2:33)
6. You Turn The Light On – Wynonna (3:34)
7. Coward Of The County – Aaron Lewis (4:40)
8. Sweet Music Man – Jamey Johnson (4:51) (CD ONLY)
9. Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Is In) – Jamey Johnson (3:17)
10. Twenty Years Ago – Hillary Scott & Linda Davis (3:51)
11. Morning Desire – Billy Currington (4:01) (DVD ONLY)
12. Lucille – Justin Moore (3:45)
13. Through The Years – Little Big Town (4:10)
14. We’ve Got Tonight – Idina Menzel & Charles Kelley (3:45)
15. Lady – Lionel Richie (4:04)
16. You Can’t Make Old Friends – Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton (3:49)
17. I Will Always Love You – Dolly Parton (3:15)
18. Islands In The Stream – Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton (4:28)