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Bret Michaels

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Born Mar 15, 1963

Bret Michaels 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".… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1963 Birth Born on March 15, 1963.

TWENTIES

1983 20 Years Old The band then hired Matt Smith, he formed the band Paris, in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania in 1983. … Read More
1987 24 Years Old 1 More Event
Local publicity about the band eventually led to a record deal with Enigma Records, and their first album, Look What the Cat Dragged In. It did not see great success until 1987, when Michaels convinced the band to film a video for their song, "Talk Dirty to Me". … Read More
1990 27 Years Old However, their lives were characterized by the escalating tension between Michaels and DeVille that derived from their mutual drug use, which came to a head during their 1990/91 "Flesh and Blood" world tour. … Read More

THIRTIES

1998 35 Years Old Michaels recorded his first solo album in 1998 titled A Letter from Death Row which was the soundtrack to the same-titled movie he directed, wrote, and starred in.
2000 37 Years Old In 2000 Michaels released a country demos ep and also released the album "Show Me Your Hits" which featured re-recorded Poison classics, the album featured Michaels performing Poison hits in a new way and also featured other artists with Michaels on selected tracks.
2001 38 Years Old In 2001 Michaels released a unique storytellers CD titled Ballads, Blues & Stories which featured Poison and Michaels solo tracks along with recorded stories about each song.

FORTIES

2003 40 Years Old In 2003, Michaels released a brand new studio album Songs of Life which featured the singles "Raine" (dedicated to his daughter) and "Bittersweet". … Read More
2005 42 Years Old Michaels served as a judge on the 2005 season of the reality television singing competition Nashville Star and released a country rock album in the same year called Freedom of Sound. … Read More
2007 44 Years Old Michaels starred in the reality television dating competition series Rock of Love with Bret Michaels, the first season of which premiered in July 2007. … Read More
Michaels released a 30-minute DVD from Time Life in 2008 called Hard & Heavy Confidential featuring Bret Michaels which included acoustic versions of "All I Ever Needed", "Driven", "Every Rose Has Its Thorn" and "Something to Believe In", it also included in depth interviews. … Read More
In 2010, Michaels released a new single called "Nothing to Lose" from his upcoming new studio album, Custom Built. … Read More
2011 48 Years Old 1 More Event
In early 2011 Michaels recorded a brand new song "Hit and Roll" for Top Gear (U.S. TV series) which also included a music video featured on the series and the promo commercials.
In conjunction with his new single Michaels also released an alternate version titled "Get Your Ride On (featuring Phil Collen)" on January 10, 2012. … Read More

FIFTIES

2013 50 Years Old In January, 2013, Michaels released a new single "You Know You Want It (Featuring Peter Keys)" from his upcoming new album titled "Jammin' With Friends". … Read More
2014 51 Years Old On April 1, 2014, Michaels released his new solo single, "A Beautiful Soul", with a music video being released on April 2. … Read More
On April 7, 2015, Michaels released a new song titled "Girls On Bars", making it the second year in a row he released a new song during the month of April. … Read More
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