(hennemusic) Sammy Hagar will perform the first single from his forthcoming album, "Sammy Hagar & Friends", on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno this Thursday, August 1.
"[We're] going to play the new single, 'Knockdown Dragout', and have something special planned for the second verse," says Hagar. "See if you can spot it and figure out what it means!"
Hagar will perform on the show with his backing band, The Wabos, while the studio version features Kid Rock, Joe Satriani and Montrose's Denny Carmassi.
The new album marks the Red Rocker's first solo project in five years. Hagar teams up with a variety of artists, including Kid Rock, Nancy Wilson (Heart), Ronnie Dunn (Brooks & Dunn), Neal Schon (Journey, HSAS), Chickenfoot pals Chad Smith, Michael Anthony and Joe Satriani; Montrose bandmates Bill Church and Denny Carmassi, his solo band The Wabos and more on a collection of 10 new songs and unexpected covers. More details and video of the live debut of the song.