The day I betrayed Anthony Kiedis began like any other. Specifically, I was living in Gharb, a tiny village on Gozo.An island roughly the size of Manhattan, Gozo is a ferry trip away from Malta, which is itself a tiny spot of land about 100 km off the south coast of Sicily. I emphasize this so you’ll understand how unlikely it makes the following events. That morning, we drove to Gozo’s premiere tourist attraction: the Azure Window.Check out eight more fascinating facts about the singer and frontman of the Red Hot Chili Peppers that you definitely (probably) did not know below. Number Seven: He Wrote a Song About His Girlfriend.
From his humble beginnings as a child actor through his career singing for one of the most game changing bands in rock music, the singer has seen and done it all.
He’s battled drug addiction, popularized tribal tattoos, dated a string of gorgeous models and actresses, loved the L. Lakers and helped define alt rock and all in just 50-plus years of age.
It’s reported that Cher babysat Kiedis, since she and Sonny were close with Blackie.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers were forced to cancel a show Saturday night after frontman Anthony Kiedis was rushed to the hospital. Unfortunately, there's a medical thing that happened and he needed to deal with it." The Red Hot Chili Peppers (Photo Credit: Getty Images) RELATED: Anthony Kiedis, 51, Is Dating a 20-Year-Old Model — And She's Posing Topless!
A rep said Anthony, 53, was taken in an ambulance from KROQ's Weenie Roast at the Irvine Meadows Amphitheater and hospitalized because he was suffering from severe stomach pain.