ComedyCentral Taps Kid Rock as Next Roastee

Comedy Central
announced on Monday that musician Kid Rock will be the next celebrity to be

The Comedy
Central Roast of Kid Rock
will be taped on August 14, and will premiere later in the

Kid Rock, who is
currently on tour with Sheryl Crow, is a five-time Grammy nominee and has
performed at the Grammy's, VMA's, CMA's as well as various
performances for U.S. troops overseas.

Joel Gallen from
Tenth Planet Productions will be the executive producer; Gallen has been the EP
of the roasts of Donald Trump, David Hasselhoff, Joan Rivers, Larry the Cable
Guy, Bob Saget, Flavor Flav, Pamela Anderson and William Shatner.