American country music legend Kenny Rogers died at the age of 81 and his family’s statement revealed the cause of his death.

“The Gambler” singer and American country music legend Kenny Rogers passed away at the age of 81 and his death is due to natural based on the statement released by his family. He died at his home in Sandy Springs, Georgia.

He had a 60-year successful career as a singer and made the songs such as “Lucille” and “Lady”. He got married for five times and his partner is Wanda Miller. He married her in 1997 and remained together since. Throughout his career, he sold tens of millions of records and won three Grammys.

On the singer’s Twitter account, a statement was posted and it said:

“The Rogers family is sad to announce that Kenny Rogers passed away last night at 10:25PM at the age of 81. Rogers passed away peacefully at home from natural causes under the care of hospice and surrounded by his family.”

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