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Sammy Hagar was born on October 13, 1947 in Monterey, California, USA as Samuel Roy Hagar. He has been married to Kari Hagar since November 29, 1995. They have two children. He was previously married to Betsy Berardi. See full bio »

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Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar
On The Rock & Roll Road Trip Again (S4, Ep1)
Wed, May 19 12:30 AM PDT on AXSTV (299)
Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar
Low Ridin' In L.A. (S4, Ep2)
Thu, May 20 12:30 AM PDT on AXSTV (299)

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Known For

Footloose Soundtrack
(1984)
Over the Top Soundtrack
(1987)
Twister Soundtrack
(1996)

Filmography

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 2020 Sammy Hagar's Birthday Bash 2020 on the Beach! (Video) (performer: "One Way To Rock", "I Can't Drive 55", "Pound Cake", "Your Love Is Driving Me Crazy", "Three Lock Box", "Finish What Ya Started", "Good Enough", "Little White Lie", "I've Done Everything For You", "Roll With The Changes", "Right Now", "Why Can't This Be Love", "Heavy Metal", "Mas Tequila", "Affirmation", "Eagles Fly")
  Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar (TV Series) (performer - 50 episodes, 2016 - 2020) (writer - 3 episodes, 2016 - 2017)
- Only in America (2020) ... (performer: "Bad On Fords And Chevrolets")
- Going to Extremes (2020) ... (performer: "Won't Get Fooled Again")
- Three for the Road (2020) ... (performer: "Jailhouse Rock" - uncredited)
- Save a Horse, Ride a Rockstar (2020) ... (performer: "Lean On Me", "Save a Horse, Ride a Cowboy")
- Hangin' with Uncle Ted (2020) ... (performer: "Jenny Take A Ride" - uncredited)
 2019 Space Between (Video short) (lyrics: "1. Devil Came to Philly", "2. Full Circle Jam (Chump Change)", "3. Can't Hang", "4. Wide Open Space", "5. Free Man", "6. Bottom Line", "7. No Worries", "8. Trust Fund Baby", "9. Affirmation", "10. Hey Hey (Without Greed)") / (music: "1. Devil Came to Philly", "2. Full Circle Jam (Chump Change)", "3. Can't Hang", "4. Wide Open Space", "5. Free Man", "6. Bottom Line", "7. No Worries", "8. Trust Fund Baby", "9. Affirmation", "10. Hey Hey (Without Greed)")
 2019 Paul Shaffer Plus One (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Sammy Hagar (2019) ... ("Can't Hang", uncredited) / (performer: "You're My Girl", "Apricot Brandy", "I Feel Good", "Keep A-Knockin'", "All Right Now", "Bad Motor Scooter", "Can't Hang" (uncredited))
 2019 The Kitchen (writer: "Rock Candy")
 2018 America Salutes You: Guitar Legends II (TV Special) (performer: "Roadhouse Blues")
 2018/I Bumblebee (performer: "I Can't Drive 55") / (writer: "I Can't Drive 55")
 2018 Great Performances (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Grammy Salute to Music Legends 2018 (2018) ... (performer: "Right Now", "We Will Rock You")
  Golic and Wingo (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2017) (writer - 1 episode, 2017)
- Episode #1.12 (2017) ... (performer: "I Can't Drive 55") / (writer: "I Can't Drive 55")
 2017 NBA 2K18 (Video Game) (performer: "I Can't Drive 55") / (writer: "I Can't Drive 55")
  Mike & Mike (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2017) (writer - 1 episode, 2017)
- Episode dated 4 January 2017 (2017) ... (performer: "I Can't Drive 55") / (writer: "I Can't Drive 55")
 2016 Rock Legends (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Van Halen (2016) ... (writer: "Dreams ", "When It's Love", "Can't Stop Loving You", "Humans Being", "Don't Tell Me (What Love Can Do)")
 2016 The World's Greatest Tribute Bands (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Fan Halen with Red Rocker Guest a Tribute to Van Halen (2016) ... ("There's Only One Way to Rock", "I Can't Drive 55")
  The Big Interview with Dan Rather (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2016) (writer - 1 episode, 2016)
- Sammy Hagar (2016) ... (performer: "I Can't Drive 55", "Your Love Is Driving Me Crazy", "Inner Child", "Little White Lie" (uncredited), "Eagles Fly" (uncredited), "Heavy Metal" (uncredited), "Mas Tequila" (uncredited), "There's Only One Way to Rock" (uncredited), "Good Times Bad Times" (uncredited)) / (writer: "I Can't Drive 55", "Your Love Is Driving Me Crazy", "Inner Child", "Don't Tell Me (What Love Can Do)" (uncredited), "Dreams (Live)" (uncredited), "Sexy Little Thing" (uncredited), "When It's Love" (uncredited), "Right Now" (uncredited), "Poundcake" (uncredited), "Love Walks In" (uncredited), "Bad Motor Scooter" (uncredited), "Little White Lie" (uncredited), "Summer Nights" (uncredited), "Why Can't This Be Love" (uncredited), "Best Of Both Worlds" (uncredited), "Eagles Fly" (uncredited), "Heavy Metal" (uncredited), "Mas Tequila" (uncredited), "There's Only One Way to Rock" (uncredited), "Big Foot" (uncredited))
  Welcome to the Basement (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- Back to the Future II (2015) ... (performer: "I Can't Drive 55") / (writer: "I Can't Drive 55")
 2015/I Guitar Man (Documentary) (performer: "Thank You") / (writer: "Rock Candy")
 2014 Classic Rock Roll of Honour: Presented by Orange Amplification (TV Special) (performer: "Rock Candy")
 2014 Stand Up and Deliver (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Cabo Relief (2014) ... (performer: "One Sip")
 2014 Today at Wimbledon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2014: Day 10 (2014) ... (writer: "Man on a Mission" - uncredited)
 2014 Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers: The Movie #1 (2014) ... (writer: "Dreams")
 2013 Heart & Friends: Home for the Holidays (TV Special) (performer: "All We Need Is An Island", "Santa's Going South") / (writer: "All We Need Is An Island", "Santa's Going South")
 2013 A Concert for Ronnie Montrose: A Celebration of His Life in Music (TV Special) (writer: "Make It Last", "Bad Motor Scooter", "Rock Candy", "Space Station No. 5")
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 2011 - 2012) (performer - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2013)
- Episode #21.193 (2013) ... (performer: "Knockdown Dragout")
- Episode #20.100 (2012) ... (writer: "Different Devil" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.146 (2011) ... (writer: "Heavy Metal" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.119 (2011) ... (performer: "I Can't Drive 55", "Why Can't This Be Love" - uncredited) / (writer: "I Can't Drive 55", "Why Can't This Be Love" - uncredited)
 2013 Super Bowl XLVII (TV Special) (writer: "Right Now" - uncredited)
 2012 NBC Sunday Night Football (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Green Bay Packers at New York Giants (2012) ... (writer: "Right Now" - uncredited)
  Metal Hurlant Chronicles (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Master of Destiny (2012) ... (performer: "Heavy Metal" (Original Version)) / (writer: "Heavy Metal" (Original Version))
 2012 Eastbound & Down (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Chapter 18 (2012) ... (performer: "Winner Takes It All" - uncredited)
 2012 Twisted Metal (Video Game) (performer: "Heavy Metal", "I Can't Drive 55")
 2011 Rock N' Roll Fantasy Camp (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.5 (2011) ... (performer: "Rock Candy", "I Can't Drive 55", "One Way To Rock", "My Generation")
  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1997 - 2011) (performer - 2 episodes, 1994 - 1997)
- Episode #19.3 (2011) ... (writer: "Finish What Ya Started" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 23 May 1997 (1997) ... (performer: "Little White Lie" - uncredited) / (writer: "Little White Lie" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 30 March 1994 (1994) ... (performer: "High Hopes" - uncredited)
 2011 Aqua Teen Hunger Force (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Last Dance for Napkin Lad (2011) ... (writer: "Big Foot" - uncredited)
  American Idol (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- 8 Finalists Compete (2011) ... (performer: "Heavy Metal") / (writer: "Heavy Metal")
 2010 Moondance Jam (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Sammy Hagar (2010) ... (performer: "There's Only One Way To Rock", "I Can't Drive 55", "Why Can't This Be Love", "Bad Motor Scooter", "Best of Both Worlds", "I've Done Everything For You", "Three Lock Box", "Heavy Metal", "Mas Tequila", "Finish What Ya Started", "Right Now" - uncredited)
 2009 The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ryan Seacrest/Patton Oswalt/Chickenfoot (2009) ... (writer: "Oh Yeah" - uncredited)
 2009 Rage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rage Wild Card Special III (2009) ... (writer: "Dreams")
 2008 100 Greatest Hard Rock Songs (TV Movie) (performer: "I Can't Drive 55") / (writer: "I Can't Drive 55")
 2008 South Park (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Major Boobage (2008) ... (performer: "Heavy Metal" - uncredited)
 2004 I'm Sammy Hagar (Short) (performer: "Why Can't This Be Love") / (writer: "Why Can't This Be Love")
 2003 Alias (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- A Higher Echelon (2003) ... (performer: "Serious JUJU")
 2001 Rock Star (writer: "Stand Up")
 2000 The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 30 November 2000 (2000) ... (performer: "Let Sally Drive")
 1999 The Simpsons (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Simpsons Bible Stories (1999) ... (performer: "Winner Take All" - uncredited)
  Good Morning Australia (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1998) (writer - 1 episode, 1998)
- Episode dated 21 May 1998 (1998) ... (performer: "Little White Lie") / (writer: "Little White Lie")
  Hey Hey It's Saturday (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1998) (writer - 1 episode, 1998)
- Episode dated 16 May 1998 (1998) ... (performer: "Both Sides Now") / (writer: "Both Sides Now")
 1997 Melinda: First Lady of Magic (TV Movie) (performer: "I Can't Drive 55") / (writer: "I Can't Drive 55")
 1996 Lista Top 40 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.43 (1996) ... (writer: "Why Can't This Be Love")
 1996/I Twister (writer: "Humans Being")
 1995 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Screamers (1995) ... (writer: "Can't Stop Lovin' You")
 1995 Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie (writer: "Dreams")
 1994 The Stöned Age (writer: "Rock Candy")
 1993 Sports Illustrated: 1993 the Year in Sports (Video documentary) (writer: "Top of the World")
 1993 Van Halen Live: Right Here, Right Now (Video) (writer: "Poundcake", "Judgement Day", "Man on a Mission", "When It's Love", "In 'N' Out", "Right Now", "Pleasure Dome", "Spanked", "Runaround", "Finish What Ya Started", "Eagles Fly", "Cabo Wabo", "The Dream Is Over", "Top of the World")
 1992 Wayne's World ("Rock Candy")
 1991 1991 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Poundcake")
 1989 Back to the Future Part II (performer: "I Can't Drive 55") / (writer: "I Can't Drive 55")
 1987 Emu's Wide World (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... (writer: "Turn Up the Music" - uncredited)
 1987 Over the Top (performer: "Winner Takes It All") / (producer: "Winner Takes It All")
 1986 Van Halen Live Without a Net (Video) (performer: "There's Only One Way To Rock", "Summer Nights", "Get Up", "5150", "Best Of Both Worlds", "Panama", "Love Walks In", "I Can't Drive 55", "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love", "Why Can't This Be Love", "Rock and Roll")
 1986 Out of Bounds (performer: "Burnin' Down the City") / (writer: "Burnin' Down the City")
 1985 Moving Violations (performer: "I Can't Drive 55") / (writer: "I Can't Drive 55")
 1985 Vision Quest (performer: "I'll Fall In Love Again") / (writer: "I'll Fall In Love Again")
 1985 The Sure Thing (performer: "Two Sides Of Love") / (writer: "Two Sides Of Love")
 1984 Footloose (performer: "The Girl Gets Around") / (producer: "The Girl Gets Around") / (writer: "The Girl Gets Around")
 1982 Fast Times at Ridgemont High (performer: "Fast Times at Ridgemont High") / (writer: "Fast Times at Ridgemont High")
 1981 Heavy Metal (performer: "Heavy Metal") / (writer: "Heavy Metal")
 1980 Up the Academy (performer: "Bad Reputation") / (writer: "Bad Reputation")
 1979 The Rose (lyrics: "Keep On Rockin'") / (music: "Keep On Rockin'")
 1978 The Midnight Special (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.17 (1978) ... (performer: "You Make Me Crazy")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Release of his book, "Red: My Uncensored Life in Rock" by Sammy with Joel Selvin. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Biographical Movies | 1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 3 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Instagram | See more »

Alternate Names:

Chickenfoot | Van Halen | Sammy

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I want to play with people I enjoy and like. I'm going to surround myself with friends and have fun. Rock n' roll stinks without fun. You might as well have a real job. See more »

Trivia:

Has two children with his former wife Betsy (Aaron Hagar & Andrew Hagar) and two with current wife Kari Hagar (Kama & Samantha Hagar). See more »

Nickname:

Red Rocker

Star Sign:

Libra

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