He has been in 17 celebrity relationships averaging approximately 2.4 years each. has wrapped up, winner Ambre Lake can finally speak out about dating Bret Michaels. Here are excerpts from a recent chat with VH1: How has it been spending five months away from Bret? You need to know what you're up against." I told him that I knew what I signed up for. I don't think we're going to run off and get married.You can't find love on a reality show, that is pretty much a fact.The first season winner was 24-year-old Jes Rickleff from Naperville, Illinois.At the reunion, she revealed that she did not have romantic feelings for Michaels, and that she thought that he should have chosen the runner-up, Heather.
We're dating and we're going to see how this dating process holds, because we were in Cancun, we were on these challenges, I was fighting for love.In 2006, Hit Parader ranked Michaels at #1 on their list of greatest Heavy metal singers of all-time.Michaels began playing the guitar as a teenager, forming a band with drummer Rikki Rockett, bass player Bobby Dall and original guitarist and creative force, David Besselman.The second season featured another set of 20 women.This time around, Michaels chose 37-year-old Ambre Lake from Los Angeles, California.Each week, the women face challenges, the winner of which gets to go on a date with Michaels.Some of the challenges were based on situations that they might encounter if chosen to be Michaels' girlfriend.The lead guitarist who actually introduced Brett to Rikki and Bobby, soon left the band due to creative differences.The band then hired Matt Smith and formed the band Paris in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania in 1983."Bret and Ambre really tried to make it work and although they still remain close friends, between his tour line-up and her work schedule there's no time for a relationship," a rep for the rock star confirmed. Read Full Story Ambre Lake is the season 2 Rock of Love winner.She beat Daisy de la Hoya in a breath-taking final round.