Shows Gone Wild: Bret Michaels Gets Clocked At The Tonys

Shows Gone Wild is our look at the craziest and wildest events that have occurred at shows throughout live music history, captured on video.

Some people are known for being in rock bands, some are known for being on reality TV; others are known for having a mishap on a nationally televised awards show. In this case, Bret Michaels is the lucky man that gets to be known for all three! At the 2009 Tony Awards, the former Poison frontman was walking off the stage after performing “Nothin’ But A Good Time”  when he was bonked on the head as a piece of the stage setup was being lowered. Bret ended up suffering a busted lip and a fractured nose – and if that wasn’t embarrassing enough, the clip ended up going viral for all to see! Ah, the pains of being a hair-metal rocker…

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