Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Gene Simmons pops the big question live on TV

The Kiss rocker Gene Simmons proposed to his girlfriend of 28 years on his hit reality TV show.
Great deals on musical instruments

Gene Simmons has finally proposed to his partner of 28 years by popping the question on his hit reality TV show.

The legendary rocker from the US rock band Kiss asked former Playboy playmate Shannon Tweed to marry him in the season finale of Gene Simmons' Family Jewels.

Simmons, 61, who is rumoured to have bedded 4,600 women during his heyday has always insisted that he was never the type of man to marry, but after nearly 30 years with Tweed, 54, he has finally had a change of heart.

Speaking to his long-term partner, he said: "I come with so much baggage, but you're the only friend I've got. You're the only one I love...and you're the only one I ever will love.

 "I've never said those words to anybody. And I don't ever want to...funny, I used to watch movies where they say I can't live without you, but for me it's true. Please marry me."

Earlier on in the show viewers got to see a nervous Simmons discussing his plans with his two children, both of whom supported the decision enthusiastically.

Kiss have been together since 1973 and are famous for their black and white face paint and flamboyant costumes.

Save Money Now And Buy Online Today

 ADNFCR-2133-ID-800636982-ADNFCR

Posted on 28 Jul 2011 12:36 to category : Band / Celebrity News

Related Music News

thumbnail

Founding guitarist of legendary LA band Y and T Joey Alves passes away due to complications relating to Ulcerative Colitis. Documentary on soon to follow.

13 Mar 2017 13:12
thumbnail

Destroyer Cola is to be the latest release in rock veterans Kiss' long line of merchandise currently available to the general public for purchase

7 Mar 2017 15:23
thumbnail

In a recent unconfirmed report, frontman of famous rock and roll outfit Guns N' Roses is said to be heading into the studio with Australian rock veterans AC/DC

24 Feb 2017 13:13
thumbnail

Never before has music been so accessible. With social media, tab sites and forums at your immediate disposal, learning your favourite song couldn't be easier.

9 Feb 2017 15:22
thumbnail

Former Skid Row frontman Sebastian Bach Spills the Beans On His Less Than Complimentary Thoughts Towards Today's Rock Musicians and Their Work Ethic In the Studio

11 Jan 2017 11:33
thumbnail

The prestigious Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction will be honouring several artists this year, including prog legends Yes. Rick Wakeman has stated that he will not be attending.

3 Jan 2017 16:45

Recent Music News

thumbnail

In a three week celebration extravaganza, the city of Liverpool will be paying testament to the legendary Beatles album 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band'

24 Mar 2017 14:48
thumbnail

On the 22nd of April, Pink Floyd will be releasing an unheard version of the iconic classic 'Interstellar Overdrive' in celebration of world record day

23 Mar 2017 15:29
thumbnail

With an increased quality of specifications right across the board, Apple's eponymous 'iPad' will host a whole generous selection of great new features.

22 Mar 2017 15:09
thumbnail

Supported by the likes of Ed Sheeran, Royal Blood, Wolf Alice and many more, Fanfair Alliances new educational guide is available for free download online.

21 Mar 2017 15:25
thumbnail

An icon who helped propel the rock 'n' roll movement to new and unprecedented heights. Chucky Berry is praised by many as a founding father of modern music.

20 Mar 2017 11:31
thumbnail

Until the 31st of May the CS18AI is available at an incredibly reduced price. Additionally, claim a free upgrade to PreSonus Studio One upon purchase.

17 Mar 2017 15:43