Richards was accused of stealing Sambora from actress Heather Locklear in 2006.
"I did not steal someone's husband," Richards assures Us.
The romance, which some labeled as a rebound relationship for the two newly divorced stars, ended after a year of dating. He came into my life when I needed him and he needed me.
Richie, 52, and Denise, 40, started dating in 2006, following Richie’s divorce from actress Heather Locklear and Denise’s divorce from actor Charlie Sheen.Sambora went to a show and, after being impressed by Bon Jovi, approached him and informed him that he thought they should work together.Being in America isn't old-hat - it's where we're from - but I get excited to be in other parts of the world like Athens and Croatia, which were quite cool. I've spent a lot of Thanksgivings on the road with my band, so anytime that I can spend Thanksgiving with my family in a traditional aspect, eating sweet potatoes and cranberries and stuffing and all the trappings of Thanksgiving and then get on a treadmill the next day extra long, I'm happy.From his early days Sambora was strongly influenced by blues and 60s rock 'n' roll.His most important influences were Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Jeff Beck, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Winter, Jimmy Page, Joe Perry and George Harrison.That’s the one thing about being a songwriter is that a piece of gear that will change a sound a little bit or a guitar that’s just a little bit different can really inspire you and take you into a specific spot.