Bret Michaels Teams Up With KISS, Van Halen Legends on ’80s Remake
It’s going to be a busy few weeks for Bret Michaels. The Poison frontman, solo star, television personality and entrepreneur, will not only be releasing a solo album entitled Good Songs & Great Friends, he’ll also be hosting AOL’s live coverage of the Grammy Awards via an online chat. The live blog kicks off 7:15 EST, Sunday night on AOL.com.
Good Songs & Great Friends finds Michaels covering some of his all-time favorite songs along with material from his own hit catalog. The album features guest performances from the likes of Loretta Lynn, Jimmy Buffett, Phil Collen (Def Leppard), Gary Rossington, Peter Keys & Rickey Medlocke (Lynyrd Skynyrd), Leslie West (Mountain), Jaret Reddick (Bowling for Soup), Bobby Capps (38 Special), Joe Perry (Aerosmith) C.C. Deville (Poison) and others.
You can check out Ace Frehely (KISS), Michael Anthony (Chickenfoot, Van Halen) and rapper Lil Jon, joining Michaels on a new version of the Poison anthem the “Nothin’ But a Good Time” and Lorreta Lynn, Joe Perry, and Hugh McDonald (Bon Jovi) reinterpeting the power ballad standard “Every Rose Has Its Thorn,” below.
Listen to ‘Nothin’ But a Good Time’
Listen to ‘Every Rose Has Its Thorn’
Good Songs & Great Friends will hit stores on Feb. 26 and can be pre-ordered here. Michael’s live online coverage of the Grammy Awards kicks off 7:15 EST, Sunday night on AOL.com.