Bret Michaels

  1. Bret Michaels Suffers Medical Emergency During Concert

    May 30, 2014 9:22 AM EDT Singer Bret Michaels abruptly ended a concert in New Hampshire after suffering a medical emergency. Guitarist Pete Evick says on Michaels' Facebook page that Michaels was three songs into his set in Manchester on Thursday when he rushed from ...

  2. Exclusive: The Orchard Names Colleen Theis Chief Operating Officer; Announces Lonestar Signing

    August 06, 2012 3:00 PM EDT The Orchard, an independent music and video distribution company operating in more than 20 global markets, has announced the appointment of Colleen Theis as Chief Operating Officer. Theis, who previously worked as Managing Director of UK & Eur ...

  3. Bret Michaels Settles Lawsuit With Tony Awards Over Head Injury

    May 15, 2012 10:18 AM EDT NEW YORK (AP) - Bret Michaels and organizers of the Tony Awards have settled a lawsuit filed by the rocker after a 2009 incident in which he was hit in the head with a set piece and suffered injuries that he claimed contributed to a brain hemorrha ...

  4. Bret Michaels, Mavis Staples Headline Grammy Foundation Show; Newcomer L.P. Wows the Crowd

    February 10, 2012 7:45 AM EST A Star is Born: L.P., a.k.a. Laura Pergolizzi (left) with Tamzin Brown, an actress and filmmaker. L.P. is best known for the song "Into the Wild" featured in a CitiBank commercial, blew away attendees at the Grammy week event One Night O ...

  5. Hair Band War! Did Poison Steal '80s Hits From Another Band?

    October 21, 2011 10:20 PM EDT Members of Poison, including frontman-turned-reality-TV-celebrity Bret Michaels, have been hit with a lawsuit claiming that four of their songs were stolen from another band. The lawsuit, filed Wednesday in Illinois federal court, isn't over ...

  6. Bret Michaels Soundtracks 'Top Gear' Promo

    November 19, 2010 12:00 AM EST Bret Michaels is providing the promotional music for "Top Gear," the History Channel's version of the popular British car show, which debuts on Nov. 21. Krista Liney, History's senior creative director, teamed with music produc ...

  7. 5 Top TV Music Events This Fall

    September 01, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Summer is traditionally the dead zone for TV ratings thanks to a combination of repeats and more hours of daylight. (Seriously-daylight savings time? Bad for farmers and for TV executives.) But with the arrival of fall, TV gets back into its groov ...

  8. Bret Michaels Sues Concert Promoter For $5 Million

    August 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Two weeks ago, Bret Michaels showed up in Syracuse, N.Y., to perform a concert. He arrived at the venue only to find that the gig had been postponed without his knowledge. The rocker and "Celebrity Apprentice" winner, fuming from the inc ...

  9. Third Week At No. 1 For Eminem's 'Recovery' On Billboard 200

    July 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Eminem makes it a third week at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with "Recovery" while Drake's "Thank Me Later" hangs out at No. 2 for a third frame . . . The chart's highest debut is the first solo effort by OutKast's ...

  10. Chart Moves: 'American Idol,' Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Poison

    June 03, 2010 12:00 AM EDT A quick look at the most notable jumps and drops on this week's Billboard 200 albums chart. -- "Glee" Cast: Tired of hearing about the continuing chart feats of the cast of Fox TV's hit TV show? Yes? Sorry pal, the "Glee&q ...

  11. 'American Idol' Finale: 10 Things You Didn't See On TV (Night 2)

    May 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Congratulations to "American Idol" Season Nine champ Lee DeWyze - not since Kelly Clarkson won in the first season has a winner seemed so totally blown away by taking home the title. Lee's astonishment was there for all to see on TV ...

  12. Bret Michaels Hospitalized After 'Warning Stroke'

    May 21, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Bret Michaels is back in the hospital. The rocker and reality TV star suffered what doctors call a "warning stroke" and has been diagnosed with a patent forum ovale, or hole in the heart, according to a report Thursday (May 20) on his we ...

  13. Web Trends: Bret Michaels, Whitney Houston, Camp Rock 2, M.I.A. and more

    April 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music terms on Google Trends (as of 12pm) 4. Molly Ringwald Molly Ringwald, the singer and actress that rose to fame as a teen idol starring in numerous John Hughes films in the 1980's has written a self help book that discusses parenting, re ...

  14. Web Trends: Bret Michaels, New Money Twinz, Ciara, William Shatner and more

    April 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (as of 4pm) 16. Bret Michaels Bret Michaels is reportedly conscious and talking in the ICU, though his speech is slurred and he remains in critical condition after a brain hemorrhage Thursday night. Doctors are running tests to deter ...

  15. Web Trends: Bret Michaels, Bette Midler, Conan O'Brien, Lil Wayne and more

    April 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Muisc terms on Google Trends (as of 11 am) 1. Bret Michaels Condition Bret Michaels is reportedly conscious and talking in the ICU, though his speech is slurred and he remains in critical condition after a brain hemorrhage Thursday night. Doctors ...

  16. UPDATE: Bret Michaels Stable After Brain Hemorrhage

    April 24, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Rocker-turned-reality star Bret Michaels of the rock band Poison suffered a brain hemorrhage on Friday but was later reported to be conscious and in stable condition at an undisclosed hospital. A spokeswoman for Michaels confirmed reports that the ...

  17. Hair-Metal Mania Strikes Again At Rocklahoma

    March 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST This year's second annual Rocklahoma will feature performances from Warrant (featuring Jani Lane), Bret Michaels, LA Guns (featuring Tracii Guns), Enuff Z Nuff, Cinderella, Night Ranger and Tesla, among many others. The '80s hair metal-t ...

  18. Bret Michaels Joins 'Nashville Star'

    January 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST USA Networks will announce today (Jan. 13) that Poison frontman Bret Michaels has signed on as a judge for the third season of the country music reality series "Nashville Star." USA Networks will announce today (Jan. 13) that Poison fron ...