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Gene Simmons Rules Out A Full Kiss Reunion

Gene Simmons has ruled out a reunion of the original KISS line-up.The 66-year-old rocker shut down speculation that a recent collaboration between the 'Lick It Up' hitmaker's former guitarist Ace Frehley and Paul Stanley signalled...

Gene Simmons Flies Liberian Boy To Los Angeles For Surgery

The boy, named Zinnah, is scheduled to undergo surgery on his legs to correct an unspecified condition that will help him walk, according to reports, and the Kiss star is hoping his actions...

Gene Simmons Researched Family's Holocaust Hell

The rocker reveals his mum, Flora, who immigrated to New York in 1949 with her eight-year-old son, has never spoken about her experiences in Germany during the war, leaving Gene to track down...

Gene Simmons Blasts Miming Madonna

The Kiss rocker has been a staple of the music industry since the ‘70s, and has never been one to shy away from controversy. Gene doesn’t hold back when it comes to giving his opinion,...

Gene Simmons: 'I'm Not Patient Enough To Make Hits Anymore'

Despite being one of America's most popular live rock acts for four decades, KISS have not had a newly recorded track enter the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart since their single Rise To...

Nikki Sixx Takes Aim At Gene Simmons Following Prince Death Comments

The outspoken bassist has apologised for calling the Purple Rain singer's alleged drug-related death "pathetic", but Sixx is still angry and upset. After lashing out at Simmons on Twitter and writing "(his)...

Sharon Osbourne: 'Gene Simmons Has No Place Commenting On Prince's Drug Troubles'

The veteran drew the wrath of Prince fans on Tuesday (10May16) after declaring he has little sympathy for the Purple Rain icon, who reportedly battled a painkiller dependency in the weeks and months...

Gene Simmons Apologizes For Branding Prince's Death 'Pathetic'

Gene Simmons' ridiculously massive tongue has got him into trouble once again, after he made insensitive comments regarding Prince's death. He has, at least, now apologized, but that hasn't stopped some Prince fans lashing out...

Gene Simmons: 'Sorry For Calling Prince's Death Pathetic'

Prince was found dead at the age of 57 at his Paisley Park home in Minnesota last month (Apr16). A cause of death is yet to be established, although police officers have indicated...

Gene Simmons: 'Prince's Death Was Pathetic'

A longtime critic of stars who abuse alcohol and drugs, the rocker has little sympathy for the Purple Rain icon, who reportedly battled a painkiller dependency in the weeks and months before his...

Gene Simmons Wants To Limit Kiss Ticket Resales

The 66-year-old frontman revealed he hates seeing fans paying overinflated prices on the secondary ticketing market to see the group in action."I don't like it but capitalism is capitalism, if you buy a piece of...

Tributes Pour In For Prince

The Purple Rain icon passed away at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota at the age of 57, and musicians from all genres have taken to social media to express their sadness at...

Gene Simmons Praises Donald Trump For 'Changing Politics'

Donald has risen to become the frontrunner to become the U.S. Republican Party's nominee in November's (16) presidential election. However his political success has caused controversy due to a series of contentious...

Ice Cube And Gene Simmons Continue Rock N Roll Beef

The beef between the KISS frontman and rapper was sparked by comments Gene made suggesting hip hop stars shouldn't be considered for inclusion in the institution. At N.w.a.'s induction ceremony on Friday...

Gene Simmons Hits Back At N.w.a. Over Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Speech

Kiss member Gene Simmons has responded to N.W.A., after he was called out by the rap group during their induction speech at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The beef between the bassist and...

N.w.a Are Inducted Into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame And Use Speech To Call Out Gene Simmons

The remaining members of group N.W.A. became the newest additions to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Friday night, after being inducted by rapper Kendrick Lamar. The group used their speech to thank...

Ice Cube Addresses Gene Simmons' Criticism At Hall Of Fame Induction

The KISS frontman and Hall of Fame member recently claimed rappers should not even be considered for inclusion into the coveted institution, but Ice Cube has responded, insisting the rocker is wrong and...

Ace Frehley Wanted Gene Simmons On New Solo Album

Frehley, who has had bad blood with KISS bandmates Simmons and Paul Stanley, pushed aside his differences with Stanley to work on a collaboration for his upcoming covers album Origins, Vol. 1....

Gene Simmons: 'Lady Gaga Can Save Rock'

The KISS star was being interviewed by Rolling Stone to mark the 40th anniversary of the band's acclaimed album Destroyer, when he took aim at today's artists for failing to produce the same...

Lil Chris Committed Suicide

The Checkin' It Out singer, who rose to fame after appearing on Simmons' Rock School reality TV show in 2006, was found dead by a friend at their shared home in Lowestoft, England...

Gene Simmons Flies To Las Vegas Hospital To Meet Dying Kiss Fan

One of Dilan Kohn's final wishes was to meet his rock hero, and the youngster was thrilled when Simmons made the trip to the Children's Hospital of Nevada to hang out with the...

Tributes Pour In For MotöRhead Frontman Lemmy, Who Has Died Aged 70

Tributes are being paid to Motörhead frontman Lemmy, who died yesterday after a short battle with an extremely aggressive form of cancer. The rock legend’s passing was announced in a post on the band’s official...

Gene Simmons' Gig Shut Down By Police

The KISS star put on a private show at the home of businessman Rohan Oza on Saturday (07Nov15) to raise money for a children's charity, playing for guests including Randy Jackson and...

Kiss Plotting Movie And Tv Projects

The band's guitarist, Gene Simmons, has revealed they are teaming up with Oscar-winning producer Mark Johnson, who worked on acclaimed 1988 drama Rain Man as well as hit TV show Breaking Bad, for...

Little Mix Channel Kiss For Halloween Show

The Black Magic stars donned the band's iconic black and white make-up and leather costumes for a performance at the Kiss FM Haunted House Party at Wembley Arena in the British capital on...

Kiss Stars Offer Free Meals To Veterans

The bandmates are launching the scheme at their Rock & Brews restaurant chain to celebrate the holiday on 11 November (15), and U.S. military personnel, veterans and first responders will be given a...

Kiss Monument Unveiled In Michigan

The band visited the town of Cadillac in 1975 after the local football team credited the rockers with spurring them to success as their songs were played between games during an award-winning streak....

Gene Simmons Steps Up Internet Security After Police Raid

The veteran musician admits he was blindsided when cops descended on his mansion in Los Angeles last month (Aug15), but they assured the star they were not investigating him or his family members...

Kiss Singer Gene Simmons' House Searched By L.a.p.d.

Kiss frontman Gene Simmons had his house in Los Angeles searched on Thursday by the LAPD’s task force on online child abuse – though the singer and his family are not suspects, the force’s spokesperson...

Gene Simmons' Wife Thanks Fans For Support After Police Raid

The Los Angeles Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force searched the KISS rocker's Benedict Canyon home as part of the probe, but they insisted that Simmons and his relatives are not...

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