“For a year, my focus has been on helping homeless youth, and it was heartbreaking to hear that 40 percent of homeless teens identify as LGBT.
The suit, which was filed in Nassau County Supreme Court earlier this year, says Jett paid Brown a measly flat rate of 0 per week.When was the first time in your life you decided you wanted to be a musician, and what inspired you to do that? I was inspired by lot of the records I was hearing on the radio. A rock song like Led Zeppelin's "Whole Lotta Love" would play right next to a Stevie Wonder song or a Michael Jackson song.I would latch onto them; I just wanted to make those sounds. I wanted to be an actor, an astrologer, an astronaut; a lot of different things were going through my mind. I mentioned to my parents that I wanted an electric guitar for Christmas. I sat there all Christmas morning making a lot of loud horrible noise.“He worked day and night with no overtime while Jett partied with her famous friends.It’s shameful.” Jett, who follows a strict vegan diet, would also order Weinbrand to schlep around for hours just to buy specific health foods from trendy supermarkets, the suit charged.Just ask Joan Jett — she's got a lot to say on the topic, and she's gonna make sure you hear it.When I spoke with her on the phone about her forthcoming album, Unvarnished, which will be released on her label Blackheart on Oct.His suit was filed as a counterclaim against Jett after she sued him in 2013, claiming he kept the insurance money from a car accident that should have gone to her and that he also racked up credit-card bills on her dime.Jett’s reps did not respond to requests for comment.“Acceptance is a huge step towards eradicating youth homelessness.Being who you are and who you want to be has nothing to do with gender, sexuality, body type, race, or age.” Cyrus recently inducted Jett, of “Bad Reputation” and “I Love Rock and Roll” renown, into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.