Ted Nugent Says He Wasn’t Jealous Of Eddie Van Halen

Ted Nugent spoke with Trunk Nation With Eddie Trunk and opened up about his thoughts on Eddie Van Halen.


Eddie Van Halen passed away on October 6, 2020. Ted Nugent grieved his passing and said they were close friends and claimed that his first tour was with Van Halen.


He said that people were not happy with how close they were and even tried to say they weren’t close friends.


He praised Eddie Van Halen’s talent and called him a musical genius. He claimed that Howard Stern and his audience made up a lie that he was jealous of Eddie’s guitar playing and they were rivals.


He revealed they were dear friends and Eddie called him first when he got sober