He said: ''I guess thereafter, Cher and Diana never spoke.''However, Gene - who now has children Nick, 26, and Sophie, 22, with his wife Shannon Tweed - said he had a great two-year romance with the 'I'm Coming Out' singer once they finally got together.
Simmons and Tweed tied the knot before 400 guests, including their two children, Nick, 22, and Sophie, 19, at The Beverly Hills Hotel.
Gene Simmons Proposes To Girlfriend of 28 Years The couple's long relationship has not been without its tribulations.
He explained: ''Initially, Cher and I had a relationship and we lived together in Malibu.
One Christmas I asked her what I should buy her and she said, 'Call my friend Diana Ross, she will tell you exactly what I like as she is my best friend'. Then our feelings for each other developed very fast and we started a relationship together.''The frontman continued to say the messy situation marked the end of the women's friendship, despite the fact they had been friends for many years.
[But] they lie about it, because they think they have to answer to somebody. Simmons: It's difficult to talk about that because... Even if you're straight, can you play your instrument well enough to get up there and physically go through it? Simmons: A lot of them didn't get a lot of sleep, but that's a good guess.
I want Shannon to stay with me only because she wants to, not because she has to. TV Guide: Would you like to see Shannon pose for Playboy again? It goes back to dominion, that you think you own somebody. At a certain point even your children will leave you. The cornerstone is never to negotiate with children. If I catch them once, they'll find themselves in a camp out in the middle of the desert, digging holes. This whole culture is obsessed with drugs and alcohol and smoking, and I will have none of it. Notable guests at the festivities included Hugh Hefner, Bill Maher, and Duane "Dog the Bounty Hunter" Chapman.Just days after Katey Sagal revealed her long ago affair with Gene Simmons, the KISS frontman hit the red carpet with wife Shannon Tweed and packed on the PDA.After the book was released, Gene’s daughter Sophie slammed Katey for her revelation, telling “Allegedly with Theo Von & Matthew Cole Weiss” on Tuesday, "To write about someone and then have it affect their family, I feel like is a really kind of low place to sell a book.Occult rock veterans Coven have threatened to take legal action against KISS’ Gene Simmons if he trademarks a rock hand gesture.When the marriage of Amber Rose and Wiz Khalifa disintegrated, we all expected she would be running into the arms of her new manager Nick Cannon, who has had his own high-profile martial woes.