Samantha 7 was a hard rock band from the late 90's. It was formed by Poison guitarist C.C. DeVille after being ousted from that band, under various names before settling on Samantha 7. Also features bassist Krys Baratto and drummer Francis Ruiz. They released only 1 album on Columbia Records, a self-titled album with 10 tracks, in 2000. C.C. did dual-duty as both guitarist and lead singer. C.C. DeVille then returned to his former band, ending this band's short-lived history.