Throughout his profession, Kenny Rogers recorded 65 albums and bought greater than 165 million information. In the 1950s, he debuted as a soloist, earlier than becoming a member of a number of teams, together with First Edition. In 1976, he as soon as once more went solo and started to amass a collection of pop-country hits. His quite a few duets with artists like Sheena Easton, Bob Seger, and Lionel Richie additional cemented his energy as a crossover artist and hitmaker. He additionally lent his voice to the long-lasting “We Are The World” collaboration.