greg allman Gregg Allman gets a new liver, plans to release a new album
Gregg Allman, co-founder of the legendary Southern rock group the Allman Brothers, has just undergone a successful liver transplant. The rocker, who had a long history of drug and alcohol abuse, was famously once married to Cher.

“I feel pretty good, considering everything that’s happened,” Allman, 62, said on his website. “Everybody involved here, my doctors and nurses in the hospital and all the Allman Brothers fans, they’ve just all been great. All I can really say is ‘thanks.'”

]]>tells the Associated Press. “I changed my ways years ago,” Allman said. “But we can’t turn back time. Every day is a gift, and I can’t wait to get back on the road making music with my friends.” Allman plans to be back touring in November and will release a new album soon. Move over, Bret Michaels.

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