According to a statement from the Poison frontman's representative, "Although the couple have separated they remain great friends and are committed to jointly raising their two daughters, Raine Elizabeth and Jorja Bleu." The couple became engaged in 2010 when Michaels proposed on the finale of his VH1 show , "She's the one who put up with me all these years." Poison is currently out on their Rock of Ages tour alongside fellow Eighties hair metal favorites Def Leppard and Lita Ford, while Michaels is prepping for the September release of his new LP, recently about the project."And it's such a diverse range of people, from Loretta Lynn and Joe Perry [who play on a reworking of the Poision hit "Every Rose Has Its Thorn"] and Jimmy Buffett to Lil Jon, Michael Anthony, Ace Frehley, all the Skynyrd guys, guys from .38 Special and Blackfoot and Rascal Flatts' Jay [De Marcus]. He has been in 17 celebrity relationships averaging approximately 2.4 years each.
A statement on behalf of Bret and Kristi reads: Tags: breakup, bret michaels, daughter, engagement, girlfriend, kristi gibson, reality show, separated, statement that he is NOT engaged to baby momma Kristi Lynn Gibson! But when Bret's tour ends they will work out the details.
As for the ring that Kristi has been spotted wearing, Bret says it's "a promise ring…a friendship ring, with benefits. A source says Bret proposed to Kristi just after the 4th of July holiday weekend at his ranch near Scottsdale, AZ. "Kristi is thrilled that they will be getting married.
Bret Michaels has proposed to his on-again off-again girlfriend of 16 years Kristi Lynn Gibson, who is also the mother of his two daughters Raine and Jorja.
Bret wants to be in excellent health before he walks down the aisle.
And, of course, he needs time to find the perfect bandanna to wear on his big day!
" "As painful as this experience has been, I was given a second chance, right?
I don't want to sit around every night worrying this is going to happen again.
What I want to do is make a positive bucket list and say, 'I'm just gonna go for it.' There's just so much more I want to do and experience. But yes, that may be one of the big things on the list. I want to continue to rock the world, and I want to continue to love my family and be a good father." The Emmys are here again, and that means gold for a precious few -- but EVERYONE gets teased!
"[Getting married], for sure, is something I have never done. On Sunday night, host Jimmy Kimmel opened the show with hilarious parody after hilarious parody to get the party started. From there, the funny guy hitched rides with the cast of , and .... Let's just say Jeb's monologue was surprisingly hysterical -- we especially loved the shade towards Donald Trump! Kimmel FINALLY made it to the show, he skewered the famous audience with a ton of funny one-liners.
Related: Sarah & Marcia Look Gorgeous On The Red Carpet! One in particularly comical moment, the host asked Sarah Paulson's red carpet date and former O.
For those who missed it, the ceremony started with an anxious Jimmy trying to get to the show on time via O.