Sammy Hagar

Sammy Hagar



Samuel Roy Hagar (born October 13, 1947),[1] also known as The Red Rocker,[2] is an American rock vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, musician and entrepreneur. Hagar came to prominence in the 1970s with the hard rock band Montrose. He afterwards launched a successful solo career, scoring an enduring hit in 1984 with "I Can't Drive 55". He enjoyed commercial success when he replaced David Lee Roth as the lead singer of Van Halen in 1985, but left the band in 1996. He returned to the band for a two-year reunion from 2003 to 2005. On March 12, 2007, Hagar was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Van Halen. His musical style primarily consists of hard rock and heavy metal.[3][4][5][6]

Also a businessman, he founded the Cabo Wabo Tequila brand and restaurant chain, as well as Sammy's Beach Bar Rum.[7] His current musical projects include being the lead singer of Chickenfoot and The Circle.



Santa's Going South for Christmas
Santa's Going South for Christmas is a song by musical artist Sammy Hagar, released on November 24, 2017.
This Is Sammy Hagar: When the Party Started, Vol.1
This Is Sammy Hagar: When the Party Started, Vol.1 is an album by musical artist Sammy Hagar, released on March 31, 2017.
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I've Done Everything for You
"I've Done Everything for You" is a 1978 song written and sung by American rock musician Sammy Hagar and covered by Australian singer Rick Springfield whose version became a Top 10 hit in the United States in 1981.

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SAMMY HAGAR To Be Honored For His Humanitarian Work At ADOPT THE ARTS' Annual Rock Gala
  –  December 4, 2017
Adopt The Arts co-founder, Grammy winner Matt Sorum (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) will take the stage to salute Sammy Hagar with an all-star lineup ... individuals who've had a long-lasting impact on music culture and who inspire young musicians to ...
Fontana's Sammy Hagar will be featured in new documentary at movie theaters on Dec. 5
  –  December 3, 2017
Presented by Fathom Events and AXS, “Red Til I’m Dead: Sammy Hagar’s Rock-N-Roll Birthday Party” will feature the best of the performances and party action from the four-day concert. Moviegoers will also enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at the music ...
Sammy Hagar captures 70th birthday bash with concert film
  –  December 2, 2017
Not Sammy Hagar, Mill Valley’s eternally boyish “Red Rocker.” One night this week at his hometown Sweetwater Music Hall, the former Van Halen lead singer cum tequila mogul hosted a private screening of “Red Til I’m Dead,” a combination concert ...
Sammy Hagar turns 70, makes celebration movie
  –  December 1, 2017
because Sammy Hagar turned 70 years old. Hagar told KTVU why he decided ... It was screened at Mill Valley's Sweetwater Music Hall Wednesday night. Hagar took the stage prior to the showing to address the packed house. "I hope you enjoy it.
Sammy Hagar donates guitar for Marin City education benefit
  –  November 20, 2017
A signed bass guitar donated by Sammy Hagar is being auctioned online to benefit a nonprofit that looks to boost opportunities in music and arts for Marin City children. The eBay auction is part of a larger effort by the Center for Excellence to enable ...
Sammy Hagar, Zakk Wylde & More Have a Heavy Metal 'High School Reunion' at 2017 Loudwire Music Awards
  –  October 24, 2017
Hard rock and metal's biggest names celebrated their genre at the inaugural event in Los Angeles. There's a good chance the Denny's in Downtown Los Angeles was a bit more lively than usual on Tuesday night. Backstage at the Novo Theater during the 2017 ...
Sammy Hagar at DTE, 5 Things To Know
  –  September 27, 2017
7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 28. • DTE Energy Music Theatre, Sashabaw Road east of I-75, Independence Township. • Tickets are $29.50-$85 pavilion, $29.50 lawn. • Call 248-377-0100 or visit Sammy Hagar is just a couple of weeks away from his ...
Rocker Sammy Hagar has music, businesses to keep him going
  –  September 14, 2017
Looking at and listening to Sammy Hagar it’s impossible to comprehend that this rock star is turning 70 next month. “Maybe my mom got confused with my birth certificate and I’m really only 50,” quips Hagar. “I can sing anything I’ve ever sang ...
Sammy Hagar, Melissa Etheridge and the Riverside Art and Music Festival top the weekend, Sept. 8-10
  –  September 7, 2017
The Riverside Art and Music Festival will descend upon downtown Riverside on ... making the hot weather sizzle even more. Sammy Hagar will perform with The Circle — which includes Hagar’s former Van Halen bandmate Michael Anthony, Vic Johnson and ...


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