On July 15, , Poison's bandana-wearing frontman, Bret Michaels, began his quest for a soulmate on VH1's Rock of Love , selecting from a pool of reality television's wildest and most explosive, inebriated and exhibitionistic cross-section of tattooed bachelorettes. For three seasons, the reality "romance" contest played out in a land of rock 'n' roll, sex, and alcohol, where fake boobs are referred to by a contestant as the "best birthday present I got from my parents last year" and the runner-up is stuck with "Bret" tattooed on the back of her neck. But what happens after you walk out the door once Bret decides not to ask you to stay and "continue to rock my world"? We caught up with five former contestants to hear about life after getting stabbed by the rose's thorn.
The Women of 'Rock of Love' Do Not Want a Do-Over With Bret Michaels
Rock of Love Girls: Where Are They Now?
Brandi M. I was starting to doubt myself. Also, after being with some of the girls on Rock of Love , you know what their strategies are. If she would have won, I would have been so happy for her. By the end, when I started winning the challenges, I could really feel victory.
ONTD Original: Where are they now-- Rock of Love, Season 1 girls
Sure, Poison frontman Bret Michaels never found a happily-ever-after on Rock of Love , but he and the ladies competing for his heart still had us enthralled for all three seasons of the VH1 dating show. Happily, many of Bret's would-be soulmates stayed on the air in spin-offs such as Rock of Love: Charm School and I Love Money , but those shows ended years ago. Where are the girls now? We've got the scoop on seven of the most memorable contestants below.
Remember Me. Brandi, originally from upstate New York moved to Las Vegas about 3 years ago and is currently traveling and hosting events. Brandi M, Charm School: The casting directors actually found me. He has a scar from his accident and he covers it up with the bandana.