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Kid Rock is returning to the Waffle House restaurant where he was arrested for battery last year - to sign autographs for charity.
The star and five members of his entourage were arrested and charged with misdemeanour battery after an October brawl in the Duluth, Georgia restaurant.
A not guilty plea was entered on Kid Rock's behalf in a DeKalb County State Court last week.
According to the Atlanta Journal-Consitution newspaper, the musician has now decided to make amends by greeting fans and signing autographs at a Waffle House fundraiser for local homeless shelter charity Nicholas House.
The event will take place at the restaurant on 11 March before Kid Rock performs at the nearby Gwinnett Arena.
"We're hoping to raise some money for a worthwhile charity." »
Talk about a special warm-up gig. Kid Rock may be playing at Atlanta's Gwinnett Arena on March 11 – but before his performance, the rocker is returning to the Duluth, Ga., Waffle House where he was arrested for battery after a fight last October to greet fans and sign autographs for charity, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution is reporting.While the rocker (real name Robert James Ritchie) has pleaded not guilty to the charges, organizers say that Kid Rock's fight is the farthest thing from their mind. "For a while now, we've been working with Kid Rock's management to try and turn a negative into a positive, »
- Brian Orloff
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