Is kid rock dating anyone 2016
After spending a decade toiling in obscurity and releasing a handful of albums that went nowhere, Kid Rock—Detroit's self-proclaimed "American Bad Ass" — spiked the title track of his forth album, 1998's , with a bold declaration: "I'm going platinum!
" With the white trash rap/rock anthem "Bawitdaba" and a star-making performance at Woodstock '99, he delivered on his promise.
Rock has said he will return to his hip-hop roots on his next album, and in an interview in late 2009 indicated that he's working on it with produced Rock Rubin and guests T.
He experimented with drugs and occasionally sold crack for spending money, but his primary focus was music.
Though raised on his parents' classic rock & roll albums (Creedence Clearwater Revival, Bob Seger, etc.), Ritchie was equally interested in hip-hop.
In 1999—ten years after his debut album—Kid Rock was nominated for a Best New Artist Grammy.
(He lost to Christina Aguilera.) (Number Two, 2000) featured remixed and rerecorded versions of tracks culled from his pre-Atlantic career and a couple of new tracks.