Legendary country singer Kenny Rogers has passed away. "The Gambler" singer died on Friday night of natural causes while in the care of hospice and surrounded by his family, this according to his Twitter account who revealed the news on Saturday morning. Kelly Rogers was 81 years old and had been dealing with health issues in the past. The "Lucille" singer's publicist, Keith Hagan, confirmed his death to CNN. "Kenny Rogers left an indelible mark on the history of American music. His songs have endeared music lovers and touched the lives of millions around the world," he said. Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the family is planning an intimate and small funeral in his honor at "a later date."