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Paul Stanley's First Impression of Gene Simmons: "I Didn't Like Him"

Season 4 Episode 407
Aired on 10/26/2014 | CC tv-14
In 1973, Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley joined forces and formed Kiss, one of the most outrageous rock bands of all time. Although these two legends have been making music together for more than 40 years, their relationship hasn't always been harmonious. Recalling his initial impressions of Gene, Paul says, "I didn't like him. I thought he was full of himself, opinionated, brash, insulting."

Watch the above video to hear more of Paul's account of this fateful meeting. Plus, Paul opens up about his tough childhood and the birth defect that brought him constant scrutiny.

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