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Bret Michaels Suffers Medical Emergency During New Hampshire Concert: He ‘Had To Be Dragged Off the Stage’

Bret Michaels abruptly ended his concert in Manchester, N.H. Thursday night after the singer suffered a medical emergency.

The 51-year-old, who has Type-1 diabetes, was three songs into his set at the Palace Theater when the scary moment happened.

Peggy Truong / May 30, 2014

Bret Michaels Escapes Serious Injury in Tour Bus Accident

UPDATE 12:05 PM PST: Bret Michaels gave CB! an exclusive statement about the accident: “Except for some bumps and bruises I am thankful there were no serious injuries,” said the Poison frontman. “It is unfortunate for the deer, but thankfully due to modern RV technology and a steel firewall we are all okay.  I have…

Robert Kessler / June 21, 2013

Donald Trump Announces ‘All-Star Celebrity Apprentice’ Cast, Includes Former Champ Bret Michaels (VIDEO)

NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice is back and this time Donald Trump is bringing us an eclectic group of all-stars.

The business mogul appeared Friday on the Today show with his new cast to make the announcement with Matt Lauer. Among the most notable of this year’s group of celebrities is former winner Bret Michaels, who…

Lauren DiMascio / October 12, 2012

Poison Frontman Bret Michaels Reveals How He Gets His Abs Of Steel (EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW)

Bret Michaels is finally ready to share his fitness secrets – and how he gets those famously chiseled abs – and Celebuzz has all the exclusive details.

“No excuse, put it to use,” Michaels told us exclusively, using his very own mantra which has earned the 49-year-old his envious physique.


Celebuzz / August 7, 2012

‘Bret Michaels Will Always Love Kristi Gibson,’ Says Rocker’s Former Flame (EXCLUSIVE)

Bret Michael’s former girlfriend knows what it’s like to date a famous rock star — and isn’t surprised that he called off his engagement to longtime girlfriend Kristi Gibson.

Rock of Love Season 2 winner Ambre Lake, who briefly dated Michaels after the finale, admits that it’s tough being with a rock star.

/ August 1, 2012

Bret Michaels’ ‘Rock of Love’ Season 4 ‘Never Going to Happen,’ Says Source (EXCLUSIVE)

Bret Michaels and longtime girlfriend Kristi Gibson called off their engagement on Monday, leaving many Rock of Love fans speculating on the Internet as to whether the Poison rocker would return to VH1 to find love again.

The “Every Rose Has Its Thorns” singer, 49, starred on three seasons of the reality…

/ July 31, 2012

Bret Michaels Calls Off Engagement to Longtime Girlfriend Kristi Gibson

Bret Michaels and longtime girlfriend Kristi Gibson have called off their engagement.

Michaels’ publicist confirmed the news to Celebuzz on Monday. “Although the couple have separated they remain great friends and are committed to jointly raising their two daughters Raine Elizabeth and Jorja Bleu,” his rep said in a statement.


/ July 30, 2012

Bret Michaels Calls Tom Cruise’s ‘Rock of Ages’ Impersonation ‘Over The Top’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Tom Cruise channeled his inner Bret Michaels in Rock of Ages — but according to the rock god himself — the Hollywood megastar’s portrayal is “over the top.”

Speaking to Celebuzz, the Poison front man revealed Cruise, 49, sought his advice about how to create the fictitious character “Stacce Jaxx,” an aging rocker…

/ June 8, 2012

RDJ and Tom Cruise to Have Musical Showdown?

Hollywood action heroes Robert Downey Jr. and Tom Cruise won’t be fighting it out at the box office anytime soon, but if all goes to plan, they might have a sing-off. The two leading men recently became involved with separate films that would possibly see them singing on-screen in 2011.
Downey has just signed on to…

Celebuzz / December 6, 2010

Bret Michaels’ Rep Slams Cyrus Affair ‘Lies’

Just hours after Us Magazine reported that Bret Michaels and Tish Cyrus had an affair while she was married to Billy Ray, Celebuzz has obtained a statement from Michaels’ rep denying the report with some very strong words.
Michaels’ rep Joann Mignano tells Celebuzz: “The reports of my client having an affair with Tish are…

/ November 2, 2010

Rumor Mill: Tish Cyrus Had Affair With Bret Michaels?

The divorce between Billy Ray and Tish Cyrus just got a whole lot more dramatic, as an Us Weekly report claims that Tish had an affair with rocker Bret Michaels.
While both camps deny the story, Us claims that Michaels “became close to the entire family” during the time he spent with Miley Cyrus recording…

/ November 2, 2010

Bret Michaels Shoots Down Engagement Rumor

Well, it looks like we can take the Rock of Love bus out of the garage because Bret Michaels is not gettin’ hitched!
The rocker denied reports that he is engaged to longtime girlfriend Kristi Lynn Gibson, insisting that he only gave Kristi a promise ring. Aw, that’s cute, Bret.
The former Poison frontman explai…

/ July 14, 2010

Miley Cyrus and Bret Michaels Say, ‘Good Morning America’ (PHOTOS)

Miley Cyrus and Bret Michaels: Is there a more sublime combination other than, perhaps, chocolate and peanut butter?
The recently troubled Poison frontman and the all-grown-up-now Hannah Montana sensation brought their combined talents to Rumsey Playfield at New York City’s Central Park on Friday to thrill the masses with a Good Morning America performance. The…

Celebuzz / June 18, 2010

Bret Michaels To Drown Out Doctor’s Orders With the Rock

Bret Michaels doesn’t seem to know the meaning of the word “quit.” Or even of the word “rest.”
The Poison frontman, who despite his multiple health woes  performed on the American Idol finale this week, is planning to take the stage yet again tonight for a comeback concert at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino…

Alex Blagg / May 28, 2010

Bret Michaels May Move From Hospital Bed to Simon Cowell’s Chair

Bret Michaels now has even more incentive to recuperate from his recent health woes.
The Poison frontman, who performed “Every Rose Has Its Thorn” on this week’s American Idol season finale, is in contention to replace departing Idol judge Simon Cowell next season—and he has the blessings of Cowell himself.
Following Michaels’ performance, the usually…

/ May 28, 2010

Bret Michaels Laughs in Death’s Face to Perform on ‘American Idol’ Finale (VIDEO)

You have to admire Bret Michaels’ dedication, even if his judgment might be a little questionable.
The Poison vocalist, who lately has been racking up more trips to the hospital than Amy Winehouse—threw caution to the wind on Wednesday night to bust out a surprise performance of the Poison chestnut “Every Rose Has Its Thorn&#8221…

Celebuzz / May 27, 2010

Bret Michaels Endangered Life Performing On ‘Idol’

Even with the risk of death, you can’t keep some people down.
The recently brain-afflicted rocker Bret Michaels failed to share with his doctors, friends, and family that he was performing onstage for the American Idol finale, knowing they would try to stop him.

They have not said everything’s okay.  I’m running about seventy-five…

/ May 27, 2010

Doctors Schedule Life-Saving Heart Surgery For Bret Michaels

Poison frontman and tv star, Bret Michaels, will have emergency surgery this fall to repair a hole in his heart.
Michaels, now the victim of several health problems, must wait months until he is off his current string of life-saving medications before it will be safe to operate.

“They have to let everything clear…

/ May 25, 2010

Bret Michaels Hospitalized Yet Again After “Warning Stroke”

And the health woes just keep on coming for Bret Michaels.
The Poison frontman and Celebrity Apprentice contestant, who’s been hospitalized twice in the past several weeks for an emergency appendectomy and a brain hemorrhage, is once again back in the hospital, after suffering a Transient Ischemic Attack, or “warning stroke.”
According to a post…

Alex Blagg / May 20, 2010

Bret Michaels Flips Off the Grim Reaper, Leaves Hospital in Stable Condition

After experiencing more than his share of thorns in the last couple of weeks, everything is coming up roses for Bret Michaels.
Barely a week after being hospitalized with a brain hemorrhage, the Poison frontman and Rock of Love star has been discharged from the Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph’s Hospital, and is expected…

Celebuzz / May 4, 2010
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