Rogers Honored At Bonnaroo

Mayor Betty Superstein gives Rogers "Key to the City"... Photo by Barry West

A man voted as “Favorite Singer of All-Time” in a 1986 joint poll by readers of both USA Today People received the “Key to the City” of Manchester yesterday at Bonnaroo. Kenny Rogers has had over 120 songs to hit the music charts. Rogers has won over 30 music awards in his career including 2 Grammy awards. Other performers that have gotten the Key to the City at Bonnaroo include BB King, Widespread Panic, Kris Kristofferson and others. After the key was given, Lionel Richie shocked the crowd coming on stage to sing with Rogers.

Lionel Richie sings with Rogers as the crowd went crazy... By Barry West