Episode featuring "Kiss" singer jumps 50 percent in key demo
Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons will make cameos, though likely sans pads
Arsenio Hall, Tom Jones, and Natasha Bedingfield are also slated to perform at the Mending Kids International event
Hall and Oates join the lineup, Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band earns the Award for Musical Excellence
The KISS singer plans on donating the proceeds to charity
Gene Simmons and company will sing "Rock and Roll All Nite" and "Lick It Up" as part of the show's Rock Week
In the "SNL" comedian's new "Good Old-Fashioned Orgy," a thirtysomething party animal attempts to go out with a bang -- literally -- before his buddies...
Biebs plants one on his lady love before accepting his Best New Artist honor at the Billboard Music Awards
Ex-SNL star tells "Showbiz Tonight" that homosexuality is a sin, but she has gay friends
Nathaniel Marlowe claims Simmons choked and head-butted him, threatened his life and stole his Flip
The Hollies, LL Cool J and Jimmy Cliff also are first-time contenders for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.