The rocker has teamed up with professional hot rod builder Jimmy Shine to find the "perfect fixer-upper" to restore in Rockin Roadsters. In the show, the pair settles on a “rusted and dinged-up” 1984 El Camino, but that's one of the only things they could agree on.

"They call Billy the Howard Hughes of the blues because he’s eccentric," Shine says. "Billy has his vision and I have mine. And sometimes it can be a bumpy ride getting to the finish line.”

The Discovery Channel series will premiere in the U.S. on 29 February (16).