Kid Rock says he didn't fight until provoked

Robert James Ritchie, better known as Kid Rock, makes a court appearance in DeKalb County Tuesday Sept. 14, 2010, in Decatur, Ga. in connection with a lawsuit filed against him after a fight at a Waffle House restaurant in suburban Atlanta in October 2007.(AP Photo/Bob Andres, Pool)

September 16, 2010 2:56:41 PM PDT
Musician Kid Rock testified Thursday that he exchanged some tough words with another customer before a 2007 fight at a Waffle House restaurant but didn't start fighting until provoked.