He's not really running for Senate.
Not that many people thought he was serious anyway, Kid Rock has confirmed that he is absolutely not running for Senate and that it's all just a big publicity stunt. In fact, he can't believe that there were plenty of people who genuinely thought he wanted to become the next president.
Kid Rock performing in Las Vegas
Can you imagine Kid Rock in politics? Neither can he, apparently. He's just clarified that he was never serious about running for Senate in an interview with Howard Stern on SiriusXM yesterday (October 24th 2017). Of course, nobody would've taken him seriously if we didn't already have a celebrity figure as a president.
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The rock star was performing in Grand Rapids, Michigan when he addressed white supremacists and the Black Lives Matter movement.
Controversial American star Kid Rock threw some more fuel into his supposed run for the Senate by launching into a wide-ranging political tirade during a concert in Michigan.
The 46 year old was performing in Grand Rapids on Wednesday night (September 6th) and paused the show to deliver a speech that eventually referenced his headline-grabbing statement two months ago that he was considering running for Senate against Democrat incumbent Debbie Stabenow – though he hasn’t officially entered the race yet.
According to TMZ, Kid Rock referenced the NFL star Colin Kaepernick, who has been refusing to stand for the national anthem as a protest against oppression of people of colour in America, and the Black Lives Matter movement in his tirade.
Continue reading: Kid Rock Delivers Politically Charged Tirade In Michigan Show
The Michigan star is hoping to embark on a career in politics.
We've seen celebrities turn successfully to politics before - not least the current US President - but who would have thought Kid Rock would be next on the list? Apparently, the rocker is trying to run for Senate, representing his home state of Michigan in 2018.
Kid Rock performing in Las Vegas
The 46-year-old - whose real name is Robert Ritchie - confirmed that a recent website that has appeared on the net, called Kid Rock For Senate, is 100% genuine. There's little else in the way of information regarding this surprising career move, but watch this space.
Continue reading: Is Kid Rock Really Running For US Senate?
The ‘Cowboy’ singer had some pretty choice words for protestors who demonstrated against his use of the Confederate flag.
Kid Rock has refused to stop using the Confederate flag during his concerts, despite protestors in his native Detroit calling on him to denounce the controversial symbol. The flag has been the subject of heated debate in the US for nearly 150 years, but the argument was recently reignited after the June 17 massacre of nine people at a church in Charleston, S.C.
Kid Rock has told protestors they can ‘kiss his ass’ over the use of the Confederate flag.
According to E! News earlier this week about a dozen members of Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network protested in front of the Detroit Historical Museum which features a Kid Rock exhibit, asking the star to denounce the Confederate flag.
Former 'Baywatch' star Pamela Anderson is now officially divorced from third husband Rick Salomon.
Pamela Anderson is one of the world's most recognisable stars - in the headlines as much for her private life as her career over the past 25 years or so. And now she's back in the news as her divorce from professional poker player Rick Salomon is finalised.
Pamela Anderson is single again
The pair released a joint statement yesterday (Wednesday 29 April), People reports:
Continue reading: Pamela Anderson $1million Richer As Her Third Marriage Ends
The rapper's third album 'Dark Sky Paradise' features contributions from Kanye and John Legend, and has made Big Sean a chart topper for the first time.
Rapper Big Sean has claimed his first Billboard chart topper with his new album Dark Sky Paradise. His third album beat Kid Rock’s latest offering First Kiss to the top spot by 27,000 units in the week ending March 1st, according to figures by Nielsen SoundScan.
Dark Sky Paradise moved 173,000 units in its first week on sale, a combination of traditional physical sales and track and streaming equivalents. Both of his previous albums, 2011’s Finally Famous and 2013’s Hall of Fame, both entered at Number 3.
Rapper Big Sean has the U.S. Number 1 selling album this week
Continue reading: Big Sean Scores First Number 1 With Album 'Dark Sky Paradise'
Beyoncé's fans have not taken too kindly to Kid Rock's remarks in a recent interview and have taken to social media to express their outrage.
Kid Rock has angered many of Beyoncé's devoted fans after he criticised the 33-year-old 'Drunk in Love' singer in a recent interview with Rolling Stone. Kid Rock, A.K.A. Robert James Ritchie, said in was "flabbergasted" by Beyoncé's fame and further criticised her physical appearance. His critical comments have not been well received by Beyoncé's fans who have taken to social media to express their outrage.
Kid Rock has criticised Beyonce in a recent interview.
Just like his 2013 Best Night Ever Tour, the Michigan-born star will only charge $20 a ticket for his upcoming tour this summer.
Kid Rock's 2013 Best Night Ever Tour, where tickets were only $20 and beers cost a mere $4, was so successful, the Michigan-born star is planning on doing it all over again this summer, but this time he is brining rock band Foreigner along as well.
Kid Rock will charge only $20 to see his tour next summer
Kid Rock announced that he will be hitting the road for a North American tour starting on June 24th at the XFinity Theatre in Hartford, Connecticut, all the way until September 5th where he will wrap things up at the White River Amphitheater in Auburn, Washington.
Continue reading: Kid Rock Set To Emabrk On Second $20 Tour This Summer
The 43-year-old singer recently voiced his opinion on several controversial issues while writing an op-ed article, and he didn't hold back.
As the release date for his upcoming tenth studio album 'First Kiss' approaches (February 24th), Kid Rock seems to be more than happy to share his opinions on a number of issues regardless of who he may offend or upset.
Kid Rock recently addressed a number of controversial issues in an op-ed article
The 43-year-old singer has written an op-ed article for The Guardian addressing several topics including politics, same-sex marriages, abortion and not keeping up with today's technology.
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Kid Rock - 15th Annual Tiger Jam 2013 benfitting the Tiger Woods Foundation at the Mandalay Bay Events Center - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Saturday 18th May 2013
Kid Rock - 15th Annual Tiger Jam 2013 Benfitting The Tiger Woods Foundation at Mandalay Bay Events Center inside Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino - Las Vegas, NV, United States - Sunday 19th May 2013
Kid Rock Sunday 26th December 2010 The Orange Carpet prior to the Detroit Lions vs the Miami Dolphins NFL Game at Sun Life Stadium Miami Gardens Miami, Florida
Kid Rock Thursday 18th November 2010 The Wild And Wonderful Whites Of West Virginia Party at Smog Shoppe - Arrivals Los Angeles, California
Kid Rock and ROBERT RITCHIE - Kid Rock aka Robert Ritchie and John McEnroe London, England - leaving Punch Bowl pub in Mayfair Tuesday 22nd June 2010
Date of birth
17th January, 1971