Finally, MÖTLEY CRÜE is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year.
Here’s what the band members said on this auspicious day:
“40 years ago today in 1981 we started @motleycrue outta Hollywood California.
“I am beyond grateful to of [sic] done this journey with my brothers @thevinceneil @mr.mickmars and @tommylee. The places we’ve traveled to around the world together, the songs we’ve written, the ÖVER the top live shows and of course 4 generations of fans.
“Wherever I may be in the world when a possible non rock fan asks me ‘Are you in a band?’ and I tell them MÖTLEY CRÜE they always light up and say ‘Oh, I know your music.’
“Beyond everything else those words mean the most. The SONGS.
“HAPPY BIRTHDAY to my brothers and to all the fans. And to so many many people along the way that kept this old warhorse rocking. MORE TO COME………”
Tommy Lee said:
“Happy 40th my dudes…. what a f*cking ride hey!?! Like a rollercoaster we been up down and all around this damn world touching hearts and many other parts hahah of people all around the globe! Cheers to touching more!!!!”
Vince Neil said:
“Happy Birthday to my brothers! 40 years!! A lifetime of memories!!”