Sammy Hagar To Perform “I Can’t Drive 55” During Pre-Race Festivities For 37th Annual NASCAR All-Star Race

On June 13, Sammy Hagar and Vic Johnson will be playing “I Can’t Drive 55” during the pre-race festivities for the 37th annual NASCAR All-Star Race. The performance will take place on a stage in Section PL 102 of the Texas Motor Speedway grandstands.

Watch Mötley Crüe’s Vince Neil Join Sammy Hagar Onstage For Cover Of Led Zeppelin’s “Rock And Roll”

During Sammy Hagar & The Circle’s May 26 show at Dr. Phillips Center in Orlando, Florida, the band were joined onstage by Mötley Crüe’s Vince Neil for a cover of Led Zeppelin’s “Rock And Roll.” You can see fan-filmed footage of that below:

Watch Sammy Hagar Cover Steve Miller Band’s “Fly Like An Eagle” With Afghan Child Musicians

Sammy Hagar recently performed a cover of Steve Miller Band’s “Fly Like An Eagle” with Afghan child musicians as part of The Miraculous Love Kids‘ Girl With A Guitar project. Chad Kroeger (Nickelback), Rami Jaffee (Foo Fighters), Nathan East (Eric Clapton, Phil Collins), Gary Griffin (The Beach Boys), Kris Myers (Umphrey’s McGee), and Todd Shea also contributed to the track.

Sammy Hagar & The Circle Announce Spring Florida Shows

Sammy Hagar & The Circle have booked a spring tour in Florida. Here’s the dates:

05/23 Key West, FL – Key West Amphitheater
05/25 Orlando, FL – Dr. Phillips Center
05/26 Orlando, FL – Dr. Phillips Center
06/01 St. Augustine, FL – St. Augustine Amphitheater
06/02 St. Augustine, FL – St. Augustine Amphitheater

The band commented:

“Sammy Hagar & The Circle are heading back on the road! NEW tour dates. Excited to bring back live music while keeping fans’ safety in mind. Find more info about COVID protocol & safety measures by visiting each venues’ website. Go to http://redrocker.com/events for tickets & more details.”

Watch Sammy Hagar & The Circle Cover “Bad Case Of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)” As Part Of Their “Lockdown Sessions”

Sammy Hagar & The Circle recently performed a cover of “Bad Case Of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)” as part of their “Lockdown Sessions.” That track was originally recorded by Moon Martin and later covered by Robert Palmer. Hagar commented:

“I always loved this song written and recorded by Moon Martin, and taken to the top by the one and only Mr. Robert Palmer. As we continue our @ Home Sessions, we hope be able to bring it to you live in 2021 #FingersCrossed #DoctorOrders #TheCure #LiveRockAndRoll”

Sammy Hagar Receives Second Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine

Sammy Hagar has officially received his second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. He said the following about that:

“I dislike shots as much as anyone. But I want to get back to playing live concerts, traveling the world without putting anyone at any risk my family my friends and myself Included. #2shot #moderna #bettersafethansorry #letitrock”.

Sammy Hagar & The Circle Premiere New Video For Their Cover Of David Bowie’s “Heroes”

Sammy Hagar & The Circle have premiered a new video for their cover of David Bowie’s “Heroes.” This track is from the band’s latest album “Lockdown 2020” and all proceeds from it will be donated to food banks nationwide. Hagar commented:

“David Bowie’s ‘Heroes’ is one of my favorite songs ever, and a chance to tip our hat to all those frontline workers on every level from the grocery stores, to the policeman and firefighters, doctors etc. that put their own lives at risk & do their jobs to help others. For us it kind of sums up 2020, the whole year. And to release it so close to David Bowie’s birthday just makes it that more special.”

Watch Sammy Hagar & The Circle Perform “Santa’s Going South” As Part Of Their “Lockdown Sessions”

Sammy Hagar & The Circle recently performed “Santa’s Going South” as part of their “Lockdown Sessions.” That track was originally released in 2011 as a duet between Hagar and Toby Keith. Hagar commented:

“This song has been waiting many years for a video. Here it is, courtesy of Lockdown 2020. Merry Christmas Redheads!”

Sammy Hagar & The Circle To Release “Lockdown 2020” In January

Sammy Hagar & The Circle have announced a new album titled “Lockdown 2020.” The effort will be released on January 8 and it will feature mostly covers that were tracked during the band’s “Lockdown Sessions.” Fans that pre-order the album will receive the group’s cover of David Bowie’s “Heroes” as an instant-grat track. Notably, all proceeds from that single will be donated to food banks nationwide.

“Lockdown 2020” Track Listing:

01. “Funky Feng Shui”
02. “Won’t Get Fooled Again” (The Who cover)
03. “Good Enough” (Van Halen cover)
04. “Three Little Birds” (Bob Marley cover)
05. “Whole Lotta Rosie” (AC/DC cover)
06. “For What It’s Worth” (Buffalo Springfield cover)
07. “Keep A-Knockin'” (Little Richard cover)
08. “Right Now” (Van Halen cover)
09. “Don’t Tell Me What Love Can Do” (Van Halen cover)
10. “Sympathy For The Human” (Sammy Hagar & The Wabos cover)
11. “Heroes” (David Bowie cover)

Hagar commented:

“When we first start doing these lockdown sessions, it was only meant to stay in touch with the fans until we could get back out on the road again. But as the weeks and months drew on, it also became a fun way to keep the band together, musically and creatively.”

He also added the following about “Heroes,” which was the last track that the band recorded for the album:

“With the addition of ‘Heroes’, it made sense to help those who are struggling from the effects of COVID-19. It probably wouldn’t have happened without it.”