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Kid Rock Covers Men's Journal July 2011

Kid Rock Covers Men's Journal July 2011

Kid Rock goes shirtless on the cover of Men’s Journal‘s July issue.

Here’s what the 40-year-old singer had to share with the mag, on newsstands now:

On drinking without drugs: “Whatever your thing is, if it’s pills, cocaine, smoking weed, when you slow that down – which I’ve done a lot of – you’ve got to relearn how to drink. That’s the f—— hardest part. You used to be able to go all night. Finding that balance has been interesting. I still black out here and there, but nothing too serious.”

On caring about what people in Detroit think of him: “I really care about what people think of me in this town, because my son is here, my family is here, my roots are here. I don’t give a shit anywhere else, but here I’m very conscious of it.”

On his least favorite type of movie: “The Hilary Swank movie where you walk out of there with tears and just feel terrible. I can’t handle it. I just want to see somebody fall off a ladder, the boy and girl go home to a big pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, and feel great about myself. I don’t want any drama in my life – not even in a f—— movie. Not even when it’s … What’s fake? Is it fiction? Even if it’s fiction, I don’t want it. I just want to be happy and have fun.”

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  • http://aj slig o lambert^________^ cute

    kid rock i never hear in just j .not in hospital

  • Lele the Maker

    does kid rock even do music anymore?? or what..
    …Just went crazy!! in DSW Spend $500 of their away giftcards 4 US promo..crazy ladies

  • bad

    so blacking out from drinnking is a bad thing?


    I LOVE LOVE LOVE KID Rock.. He is the most down to earth most talented soul in our generation. Keep doing what you do Kid. Your the best!!!!!

  • My eyes!!!

    Awww … Kid Rock cries at movies. Of course he hates sad movies. He doesn’t want to be seen blubbering in public. It ruins his macho image! ;-)

  • marypiper

    Crow told Billboard how thrilled she is to be going on tour with Rock saying, “Any day, any hour of the day or night…I’m totally there.