Poison frontman Bret Michaels sets record straight

Bret Michaels has rubbished claims he had an affair with Miley Cyrus‘s mum.

The wild and unsubstantiated allegations surfaced last week after Tish Cyrus filed for divorce from husband Billy Ray Cyrus, 49. 

Us Weekly claimed Bret grew close to her when he recorded a duet with Miley, 17, earlier this year. 

But the Poison frontman, 47, has now set the record straight. 

‘The answer is no,’ Bret said on US show Fox & Friends yesterday.

‘It started out with me and Miley simply working on a song together. Her mum, Tish, likes Every Rose Has Its Thorn and the first concert Miley ever saw was Poison, so they wanted to remake it for the new record.

‘She came over and sang on that and honestly, she did a beautiful job, and that was it. Then [the press] started with all the controversy.’

Bret and Tish‘s reps have also denied the accusations.  

‘The reports of my client having an affair with Tish are unfounded and a complete fabrication,’ reads a statement from his camp.

‘He has been a close friend of the family for some time and has worked with Miley. It’s unfortunate that the sad breakup of Billy Ray and Tish has
to be further tainted with these lies being reported.’

Billy and Tish and Billy got married in 1992 and are parents to Hannah Montana actress Miley, 17, Braison, 16, and Noah, 10. 

Tish is also mum to Brandi and Trace from a previous marriage.

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