Gene Simmons, known by his stage persona The Demon, he is the bassist/co-vocalist of Kiss, a hard rock band he co-founded in the early 1970s married actress and 1982 Playmate of the Year Shannon Tweed on October 1, 2011 after living with her since 1983 and fathering two children. He formerly had live-in relationships with Cher and Diana Ross.
Shannon Lee Tweed Simmons (born March 10, 1957) is a Canadian actress and model. One of the most successful actresses of mainstream erotica, she is identified with the genre of the erotic thriller. Tweed lives with her husband Gene Simmons, co-lead singer of the band Kiss, and their two children; Nicholas Adam Simmons and Sophie Alexandra Simmons.