Today In 1979: “The Gambler” Gets His Star On Walk Of Fame [VIDEO]
“You never count your money when your sittin’ at the table.” Yes, words to live by. And, the man behind the song, Kenny Rogers, received his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today back in 1979.
According to Wikipedia.com, Rogers has “charted 120 hit singles” and was voted “Favorite Singer of All-Time” in 1986 by readers of USA Today and People. “He’s also received many awards, including AMAs, Grammys, ACMs and CMAs, as well as a lifetime achievement award for a career spanning six decades in 2003,” according to Wikipedia.
If you’re searching for his star on the Walk of Fame, Kenny Rogers’s star is at 6666 Hollywood Blvd.
So, in honor of his star, here’s “The Gambler” for this September day. Enjoy.