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Bret Michaels

Bret Michaels (born Bret Michael Sychak, March 15, 1963) is an American musician, actor, director, screenwriter, producer and reality television personality. He first gained fame as the lead vocalist of the glam metal band Poison who have sold over 30 million records worldwide and 15 million records in the United States alone. The band has also charted ten singles to the Top 40 of the Billboard Hot 100, including six Top 10 singles and the number-one single, "Every Rose Has Its Thorn". Besides his career as lead singer, he has several solo albums to his credit, including a soundtrack album to the movie A Letter from Death Row in which Michaels starred, wrote and directed in 1998, and a classic Poison-style rock album, Songs of Life, in 2003. Michaels has appeared in several movies and TV shows, including as a judge on the talent show Nashville Star which led to his country influenced rock album Freedom of Sound in 2005. He starred in the hit VH1 reality show Rock of Love with Bret Michaels and its sequels, which inspired his successful solo album Rock My World. He was the winning contestant on NBC's reality show Celebrity Apprentice 3 and also featured in his own reality

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Bret Michaels -- Clean Shaven ...

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... armpits.The 47-year-old has got some smooth moves. READ MORE >

Miley Cyrus 86s Bret Michaels Song at AMAs

Miley Cyrus
86s Bret Michaels Song at AMAs

Miley Cyrus pulled the plug on singing "Every Rose Has Its Thorn" tonight on the AMAs after rumors surfaced that Bret Michaels -- the man who famously wrote and sang it -- had an affair with… READ MORE >

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Bret Michaels -- I Didn't Hook Up with Miley's Mom

Bret Michaels
I Didn't Hook Up with Miley's Mom

Bret Michaels is adamant that he never, ever got down and dirty with Miley Cyrus' mother -- despite reports to the contrary -- but insists the two are simply good friends. Michaels appeared on… READ MORE >

- 1382 days ago
Hoosier Cops: There's Pot in Bret Michaels' Bus

Hoosier Cops:
There's Pot in Bret Michaels' Bus

Indiana cops claim they found pot and other illegal drugs in two of Bret Michaels' tour buses last night.The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office tells TMZ Bret was onboard one of buses when cops made… READ MORE >

- 1492 days ago
TMZ Live: Al Gore, Jesse James & Bret Michaels

TMZ Live: Al Gore, Jesse James & Bret Michaels

We took your questions on everything -- including Al and Tipper Gore separating, Jesse James using the Nazi photo to his advantage, and Bret Michaels possibly taking a judge's seat on "American… READ MORE >

- 1543 days ago
Bret Michaels -- From Deathbed to 'Idol' Judge?

Bret Michaels -- From Deathbed to 'Idol' Judge?

Bret Michaels returned to the stage last night in Biloxi, MS where Bret dropped a huge piece of info on the crowd -- he might be taking Simon Cowell's seat on "American Idol."Right before Bret… READ MORE >

- 1546 days ago
TMZ Live: Gary Coleman, Sheen & Bret Michaels

TMZ Live: Gary Coleman, Sheen & Bret Michaels

We took your questions on everything -- including Gary Coleman's death, Charlie Sheen's plea deal options in his domestic violence case, and Bret Michaels going against doctor's orders. Plus:… READ MORE >

- 1547 days ago
Bret Michaels Returns Against Doctor's Orders

Bret Michaels Returns Against Doctor's Orders

Bret Michaels will return to the stage tonight, much to the delight of his fans worldwide -- but we've learned his doctor is not crazy about the comeback plan.Fresh off his triumphant "Celebrity… READ MORE >

- 1547 days ago
Bret Michaels -- Survival Tips for 'Idol' Champ

Bret Michaels -- Survival Tips for 'Idol' Champ

Bret Michaels didn't just sing on "American Idol" last night, he also played the role of career adviser -- giving champ Lee DeWyze a crucial tip about staying alive in the music biz.  It all… READ MORE >

- 1548 days ago
Bret Michaels -- American Idol's Big Secret

Bret Michaels -- American Idol's Big Secret

Bret Michaels could have died a few weeks ago ... yet now we've learned he will take center stage tonight during the finale of "American Idol."Our "Idol" spies tell us Michaels is at the Nokia… READ MORE >

- 1549 days ago

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