Country legend Loretta Lynn has teamed with Poison frontman Bret Michaels for his new solo album, covering "Every Rose Has a Thorn." The track appears on Jammin' With Friends, which Michaels will release tomorrow. Michaels had Thanksgiving over at Loretta's and she came up with the idea to record the song. Michaels grew up in a family that loved country music and Coal Miner's Daughter. In fact, he once recorded a country rock album called Freedom of Sound.
Four New Kids On the Block fans assaulted pop star Aaron Carter on Saturday in Boston. He says he was in town to do a show. "I think my knuckles might be broken, but that's what they get. People think I'm a pretty little white boy but no way. I think I won. I'm still standing. I’m a 6th degree black belt in Muay Thai.. They lost.” One of the suspects yelled: “I heard you’re doing a show here tomorrow. This is the town of the New Kids."
Demi Lovato's biological father has passed away. Patrick Lovato, who'd been estranged from his famous daughter in recent years, had been suffering from prostate cancer. Demi has had no immediate public comment. X Factor boss Simon Cowell tweeted Demi, saying, "My thoughts are with you." Patrick Lovato told Us Weekly he had tried reaching out to his estranged daughter, saying, "It is not like I want anything from her; all I want is her love."