Kenny Rogers received the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award through a star-studded musical tribute at the 2013 CMA Awards. The musicians who showed up for Rogers included Jennifer Nettles, Rascal Flatts, and Darius Rucker. Rogers is freshly inducted Country Music Hall of Fame and this is another monumental moment for the musician.
Watch the Rascal Flatts tribute performance here:
CMA World’s Ed Hardy writes:
Kenny Rogers is a living legend and Country Music trailblazer. He is more than deserving of this honor and what is sure to be a stellar tribute. He represents everything that this Award was intended to recognize when we initiated it last year with Willie.
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