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Kings of Leon want stripping fans

April 6th, 2014 4:20am EDT
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Kings of Leon want more female fans to strip at their shows.
The 'Sex on Fire' hitmakers think seeing audience members flash the flesh adds "variety" to their performances, and while they don't mind either gender taking off their clothes, they admit they would prefer to see women "show a little skin".
Caleb Followill said: "We're up there pouring our hearts out and if someone wants to show us a little skin, then that will only add a little variety to our show. So anyone out there, preferably of the female variety... but if anyone wants to hang a little dong, we'll look into that too."
The U...

Brad Pitt parties with Kings of Leon

March 22nd, 2014 7:20pm EDT
Brad Pitt
Brad Pitt partied with Kings of Leon on Friday night (03.21.14).
The actor hit the town with the 'Sex On Fire' rockers after their Los Angeles gig and made a beeline straight for the band at their official afterparty, held at Warwick bar and restaurant.
The 'World War Z' star arrived with 'The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button' writer, Eric Roth, in tow and only headed home at around 3am, according to the MailOnline.
Brad also rubbed shoulders with actor Garett Hedlund, who stars in the Kings of Leon's arty music video, 'Beautiful War'.
The Nashville-based band, formed of brothers Caleb, Jare...

Jared Followill selling bachelor pad

November 2nd, 2013 4:20pm EDT
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Jared Followill is selling his former bachelor pad.
The Kings of Leon bassist, who married American model Martha Patterson in September 2012, has listed his mansion in the affluent Green Hills area of Nashville, Tennessee, for $3.5 million.
The 25-year-old star is reportedly eager to buy a bigger house in the same neighbourhood, sparking speculation he is preparing to start a family in the near future.
The 'Rock City' hitmaker is clearly hoping to make a tidy profit on the property, as he bought it in 2009 for $1.85 million.
The three-storey residence sits on more than one acre of land and ...

Kings of Leon stunned by male streaker at show

July 9th, 2013 8:40pm EDT
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Rockers the Kings Of Leon were left stunned during a gig in Birmingham, England on Tuesday (09Jul13) when a male fan stripped off to crowd surf.

The Use Somebody hitmakers didn't know where to look when the uninhibited streaker got naked and at one point stood on fellow fans' shoulders to get a better look at the band onstage at the LG Arena.

Bassist Jared Followill posted a photo of the man on his Twitter.com with the caption, "Great show Birmingham! This is not what we mean when we say Dump 'Em Out."

Bandmate Nathan Followill is hoping the mystery man shows up at the group's second LG ...

Kings Of Leon's Jared Followill Weds In Tennessee

September 30th, 2012 8:03pm EDT
Martha Patterson and Jared Followill
Kings of Leon star Jared Followill joined his three bandmates as taken men after exchanging vows with his model fiancee Matha Patterson on Saturday.

The couple tied the knot in a rustic ceremony in Charlotte, Tennessee and the star posted a picture of the happy couple on his twitter page with the message, "Aaaaaand I'm married. Happiest man in the world."

Jared is the last member of the band to take a wife, after his brother Nathan married singer/songwriter Jessie Baylin and cousin Matthew wed musician Johanna Bennett in 2009; followed by brother Caleb, who married Victoria's Secret model...

Kings Of Leon Bassist Jared Followill Gets Engaged

May 3rd, 2012 10:11am EDT
Jared Followill
Kings of Leon bassist Jared Followill is engaged to his girlfriend of five months, aspiring model Martha Patterson.

Followill, 25, popped the question at his home in Nashville, Tennesse, with a four-carat ring he designed himself.(We have to wonder - does it compare to the ring Brad Pitt created for Angelina Jolie?)

The musician excitedly tweeted, "It's true! I'm engaged! CANNOT wait to finally lose my virginity."

Followill previously dated "Twilight" star Ashely Green.

It's not the only good news in the Followill family. In December his brother Caleb announced he and his Victoria's Se...

Kings Of Leon Members To Cameo On 'It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia'

December 8th, 2011 8:52pm EST
It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia
Kings of Leon rockers Nathan and Jared Followill are making their acting debut on Danny DeVito's madcap TV comedy It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

The brothers recently joined DeVito and cast members Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton and Rob McElhenney to film cameos for the cult series - and it airs on Thursday night.

Alerting fans to his guest appearance on his Twitter.com blog, Jared Followill writes, "I'm making my acting debut tonight on It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia... with @Glenn_Howerton. It's touching stuff."

And his proud brother and bandmate Nathan also urged fans to tune in,...

Reeve Carney Dating Ashley Greene?

October 6th, 2011 2:34pm EDT
Reeve Carney
Broadway's Spider-Man Reeve Carney has found love with Twilight actress Ashley Greene after splitting from his girlfriend and co-star Jennifer Damiano, according to a report.

The Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark's lead actors turned their onstage love affair as Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson into a real-life romance, but the couple has called it quits after months of dating, according to the New York Post.

A source says, "Reeve's relationship with Jennifer fizzled out, and he is now dating Ashley Greene. Ashley has been to the show a few times and has been introduced to Reeve's mom. Whi...

Tour Mate Calls Kings Of Leon's Music 'Uninteresting'

September 19th, 2011 10:55pm EDT
Kings of Leon
Kings of Leon have been urged to split up by the frontman of one of their recent support acts.

The Drums singer Jonathan Pierce insists that touring with the Followill brothers and cousin Matthew didn't endear him to the family band, currently on hiatus - and he's definitely not a fan.

He tells ClickMusic.com, "I would advise them to split up and stop making music. I don't think they're really helping anybody - they've never made a song that's really touched me in any way. I honestly think that the new Britney Spears record is better than their songs.

"They're very American bar rock and ...

Kings Of Leon Cancellations Could Cost Over $15 Million

August 4th, 2011 1:00pm EDT
Kings of Leon
It's a good thing Kings of Leon insured their tour. The band cancelled the rest of their North American appearances after Caleb Followill suffered from a bout of exhaustion. The cost of those cancellations? Rolling Stone reports that it could cost insurer Lloyd's of London over $15 million.

Ticket holders, promoters, and venues will all have to be repaid for the lack of a performance at 29 shows.

Since the cancellations, rumors have been rife that Caleb will be ushered into rehab for alcohol and drug abuse. Jared Followill recently tweeted: "I love our fans so much. I know you guys are...

Jared Followill 'Utterly Depressed' Kings Of Leon Had To Cancel Shows

August 2nd, 2011 8:58am EDT
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Jared Followill feels "utterly depressed" about Kings Of Leon's U.S. tour cancellation but has vowed to use his time out from live shows to work on new material.

The "Sex On Fire" hitmakers axed their current trek on Monday to allow frontman Caleb Followill to recover from "vocal issues and exhaustion."

The tour announcement came following a weekend of disruption - the singer walked offstage midway through their show in Dallas, Texas, on Friday after complaining about the intense heat, and the group subsequently pulled out of a concert in Houston on Saturday.

Bassist Jared admits he's de...

Kings Of Leon Cancel U.S. Tour Due To Caleb Followill's 'Vocal Issues'

August 1st, 2011 8:30pm EDT
Kings of Leon
Kings of Leon have scrapped the remainder of their U.S. tour to allow frontman Caleb Followill to recover from "vocal issues and exhaustion".

The Sex On Fire singer first encountered problems on Friday when he walked offstage midway through the band's show at the Gexa Energy Pavilion in Dallas, Texas after complaining about the intense heat.

In video footage of the gig posted online, Caleb is heard ranting to the crowd, "My voice is completely 100 percent wrong, I'm sorry... I'm just f--king hot... I'm about to fall down here because I'm so goddamn hot. I have no goddamn idea what the f...

Kings Of Leon Honor Ryan Dunn At London Gig

June 23rd, 2011 10:22am EDT
Kings of Leon
Kings Of Leon paid tribute to Ryan Dunn during their show in London's Hyde Park on Wednesday night, dedicating their hit track Use Somebody to the tragic Jackass star.

Dunn and a passenger, Zachary Hartwell, were both killed when the daredevil crashed his Porsche in Pennsylvania early on Monday. The news shocked the rockers, who became friends with the star last year, and they honored Dunn during their concert in the U.K. capital.

Treating the Hyde Park crowd to a massive 26-song set, the gig took a somber turn before the band's penultimate song, Use Somebody, as frontman Caleb Followi...

Kings Of Leon's Matthew Followill Is A First-Time Dad

May 9th, 2011 10:34pm EDT
Matthew Followill
Kings of Leon guitarist Matthew Followill is a first-time dad.

The rocker's songwriter wife Johanna Bennett delivered baby boy Knox Cameron Patrick in Nashville, Tennessee on April 22.

A representative for the band tells PEOPLE.com, "Mother, father and baby are happy and healthy and doing well!!"

Bennett ironically gave birth on the same date Kings of Leon documentary, Talihina Sky, premiered at New York City's Tribeca Film Festival. Matthew's bandmates - Caleb, Jared and Nathan - were all on hand to celebrate the film, but he was unable to make it.

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