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Sammy Hagar Apologizes To Van Halen, Wants To Be Friends Again

Love supposedly means never having to say you're sorry, but Sammy Hagar has decided he loves Van Halen again and is apologizing for the harsh things he's said about Eddie and Alex Van Halen over the years.

Hagar, who served two stints fronting Van Halen  appears on a new episode of "Oprah! Where Are They Now?" Saturday (August 20) on the OWN Network and says he's putting his issues with Van Halen "behind me, and I'm proud of what we did. So I've decided, forgive and forget...I just wanna be friends. I wanna say I'm sorry of anything I said bad about you."

Hagar also says he's not looking to reform the band but just wants to end the bad blood. The episode airs at 10 p.m. ET.

Sammy Hagar APOLOGIZES to Van Halen. "I'M SORRY." (August 17, 2016)

Sammy Hagar to Van Halen: "I'm sorry of anything bad I've said about you'." FULL STORY at the Van Halen News Desk ( For Official Van Halen merchandise, visit


Gary Graff is an award-winning music journalist who not only covers music but has written books on Bob Seger, Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen.