Kenny Rogers

Photo: Kenny Rogers Twitter

LOS ANGELES, CA - Known for "The Gambler," "Coward of the County," "Islands in the Stream," and many others, Kenny Rogers has passed away at the age of 81.

Rogers family making the announcement on Twitter Friday night, "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."