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Jenny Mccarthy Leads Hugh Hefner Tributes

Jenny McCarthy and Kim Kardashian West have led tributes to Hugh Hefner. The 44-year-old star - who started her career as a nude model in Playboy magazine in 1993 - thanked the late businessman, who...

Gene Simmons Says His Boxset Is Worth Two Iphone Xs

Gene Simmons has shut down criticism over the price of his $2,000 boxset 'The Vault', insisting it costs the same as two Apple iPhone Xs.The Kiss rocker released the compilation on Tuesday (12.09.17) for...

Gene Simmons' $50,000 Boxset Experience

Gene Simmons is selling a limited edition boxset called 'The Vault' hand delivered by himself to the buyer's home for $50,000.The bog standard version contains 150 never-before-released tracks and costs $2,000.However, those willing to flash...

Gene Simmons Blasts Justin Bieber

Gene Simmons has told Justin Bieber to ''get a life''.The KISS rocker has hit out at the 'Sorry' hitmaker after he cancelled the remaining dates of his 'Purpose' world tour and insisted the 23-year-old pop...

Gene Simmons Reacts To Bovine Doppelganger Named After Him

Of all the KISS cosplay efforts we have ever seen, this Texas-born calf is probably the best. With her facial markings and her tongue lolling out, she looks exactly like frontman Gene Simmons - and...

Kiss Donate Guitar To Manchester Hospital

KISS have donated a guitar to the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital.The 'Crazy Crazy Nights' hitmakers had to cancel a gig in the city following the terrorist attack at an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester...

Chuck Berry Laid To Rest

Gene Simmons paid a heartfelt tribute to Chuck Berry at the legendary musician's funeral on Sunday (09.04.17).The 'Roll Over Beethoven' hitmaker - who died of natural causes aged 90 on March 18 - was laid...

Katey Sagal Reveals Early Relationship With Gene Simmons In New Book

The Sons of Anarchy star was a 20-year-old employee at a Los Angeles restaurant when she served Simmons following the band's concert at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in the mid-1970s. Sagal,...

Gene Simmons: 'Rock Is Still Dead'

The bassist upset many fans and peers when he told his son Nick rock music had been "murdered" in an Esquire magazine interview. He said, "It's that much harder to earn a...

Gene Simmons Expanding Rock & Brews Venture For New Casino Resort

The rock icons opened their first Rock & Brews venture in Los Angeles in 2013, and have since added locations across the U.S. and Mexico, in places including Florida, Hawaii, and Texas....

Gene Simmons: 'I Never Got A Call About Donald Trump's Inauguration'

The KISS frontman's wife Shannon Tweed recently told TMZ.com that representatives for the politician had called Gene asking if the band would perform at the Washington, D.C. ceremony on 20 January (17) but...

Kiss 'Politely Declined' Donald Trump Inauguration Invite

The Detroit Rock City hitmaker's wife, Shannon Tweed, made the admission during a night out with her husband in Los Angeles on Wednesday (21Dec16), when a TMZ cameraman asked if Gene and his...

Celine Dion Turns Down Inauguration Show

Celine Dion has reportedly turned down a performance at Donald Trump's inauguration.The 'Think Twice' hitmaker - who has a residency in Las Vegas - was asked by Sin City hotelier Steve Wynn, a close friend...

Kiss Adds New European And U.k. Dates To Stadium Tour

The American rockers, fronted by Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons, had already announced performances in Russia, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Germany, Austria and Holland next May (17), kicking things off in Moscow. Now the stars have...

Kiss Football Team Folds - Report

Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons have folded the L.A. Kiss after just three seasons, according to new reports. "As I understand, they won't be involved in any football moving forward," Arena Football...

Gene Simmons' Son: 'He's The Donald Trump Of Rock'

The KISS musician often courts controversy with his remarks, most recently calling Prince's death "pathetic", and on Monday (19Sep16) he once again caused offence by telling TMZ.com police should profile people more following...

Gene Simmons' Daughter Sophie Writes Song For Rick Ross

Gene Simmons' daughter has written a song for Rick Ross.Sophie Simmons' KISS rocker dad and her mother Shannon Lee Tweed forced her to learn how to play the piano when she was growing up, and...

Gene Simmons' Daughter Wrote Track For Rick Ross

The KISS rocker has openly discussed his dislike for for rap, but it seems his 24-year-old daughter does not share the same sentiments after revealing to TMZ she penned a tune for Ima...

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...

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