On this day in Rock and Roll

BY KUI GITEI

Keith Richards

The Rock stars Behaving Badly Edition

 

1977 – Keith Richards’ (Rolling Stones) Toronto hotel suite was raided by Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Richards was arrested and charged possession of heroin with the intent to traffic and possession of cocaine. He was release on $25,000 bail.
1991 – James Brown was paroled from prison after serving two years. He had been sentenced to six years in prison after leading police on an interstate car chase.

 

1997 – James Brown asked talk show hostess Rolanda White to marry him during the taping of one of her shows. She didn’t marry him.

 

1998 – Vince Neil of Motley Crue announced an agreement with Internet Entertainment Group and Vivid Video to distribute a 60-minute home video of him having sex with two adult film models in Hawaii.

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