Guns N' Roses

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Born: 11/30/1984 in Los Angeles, California, USA

Filmography

Music (28)

How to Be Single 2016 (Movie)

("Welcome To The Jungle") (Song Performer)

The Big Short 2015 (Movie)

("Sweet Child O' Mine") (Song Performer)

Warm Bodies 2013 (Movie)

("Patience") (Song Performer)

Gulliver's Travels 2010 (Movie)

("Sweet Child O'Mine") (Song Performer)

Megamind 2010 (Movie)

("Welcome To The Jungle") (Song Performer)

Terminator Salvation 2009 (Movie)

("You Could Be Mine") (Song Performer)

Body of Lies 2008 (Movie)

("If The World") (Song Performer)

The Wrestler 2008 (Movie)

"Sweet Child O' Mine" (Song Performer)

Gone Baby Gone 2007 (Movie)

("You're Crazy") (Song Performer)

The 2002 MTV Video Music Awards 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Performer

Big Daddy 1999 (Movie)

("Sweet Child O'Mine") (Song Performer)

End of Days 1999 (Movie)

("Oh My God") (Song Performer)

Can't Hardly Wait 1998 (Movie)

(Song)

Grosse Pointe Blank 1997 (Movie)

("Live and Let Die") (Song Performer)

Selena 1997 (Movie)

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Selena 1997 (Movie)

song performer Welcome to the Jungle(") (Song Performer)

The Program 1993 (Movie)

("Welcome To the Jungle") (Song Performer)

Cape Fear 1991 (Movie)

(Song)

Cape Fear 1991 (Movie)

("Patience") (Song Performer)

Terminator 2: Judgment Day 1991 (Movie)

song publisher("You Could Be Mine") (Song)

Terminator 2: Judgment Day 1991 (Movie)

("You Could Be Mine") (Song Performer)

Days of Thunder 1990 (Movie)

("Knockin' on Heaven's Door") (Song Performer)

Guns N' Roses: Live at the Ritz 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Song Performer

MTV Rewind 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Song Performer

State of Grace 1990 (Movie)

song publisher("Sweet Child o' Mine") (Song)

State of Grace 1990 (Movie)

("Sweet Child o' Mine") (Song Performer)

Lean on Me 1989 (Movie)

("Welcome to the Jungle") (Song Performer)

The Dead Pool 1988 (Movie)

("Welcome to the Jungle") (Song Performer)
Actor (14)

The 1992 Billboard Music Awards 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Performer

The 1992 MTV Video Music Awards 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Performer

The 1993 World Music Awards 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Performer

1991 MTV Video Music Awards 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Performer

A Concert For Life 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

Fox New Year's Eve Live 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

Fox/MTV Guide to Summer '92 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

The American Music Awards 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Performer

Farm Aid IV 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Guns N' Roses Rockumentary 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Guns N' Roses: Live at the Ritz 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

1988 MTV Video Music Awards 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Performer

The American Music Awards 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Performer

Milestones

2016

Became the subject of the documentary "The Most Dangerous Band in the World: The Story of Guns N’ Roses."

2012

Band were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, though Rose officially declined to attend the ceremony.

2008

Former members Slash, Duff McKagan, and Matt Sorum joined former Wasted Youth guitarist Dave Kushner and Stone Temple Pilots vocalist Scott Weiland for the band Velvet Revolver.

2008

Chinese Democracy was finally released to middling reviews.

2004

Released the compilation Greatest Hits.

2000

Began playing with avant-garde guitarist Brian "Buckethead" Carroll. He would play with Rose until 2004.

1999

Rose began working and re-working material for a forthcoming Guns N' Roses album tentatively titled Chinese Democracy featuring an entirely new lineup of Tommy Stinson, Chris Pitman, Brain, Robin Finck, and Josh Freese. The album would eventually g

1996

Slash left the group.

1994

Performed a cover of "Come Together" as a duet with Bruce Springsteen at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction of Elton John. It would prove to be Axl Rose's last performance for six years.

1993

Released a collection of punk and glam rock covers titled The Spaghetti Incident.

1991

Released two albums together, Use Your Illusion I and Use Your Illusion II.

1991

Rhythm guitarist Izzy Stradlin left the band due to several conflicts with the group's members.

1990

Brought keyboardist Dizzy Reed on board as a full time member.

1988

Released the album G N' R Lies, featuring songs from their previous EP and a number of acoustic tracks.

1987

Released their debut album Appetite for Destruction.

1986

Released the four song EP Live ?!*@ Like a Suicide, which went on to sell over 30 million copies worldwide.

1986

Were signed by Geffen Records.

Known for such albums as "Appetite For Destruction" and "Use Your Illusion I"

Popular songs include "Sweet Child O' Mine" and "Paradise City".

Bonus Trivia

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Created their band name by combining he names of two bands the members came together from, L.A. Guns and Hollywood Rose.

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Considered a number of band names before arriving at Guns N' Roses, including  "Heads of Amazon" and "AIDS."

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Though the four songs on the band's EP Live ?!*@ Like a Suicide were billed as live recordings, they were actually taken from the band's demo tape, overdubbed with crowd noise.

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Changed the cover art for their debut album from an artwork designed by Robert Williams to an entirely different image when the original cover was deemed too controversial.

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Forced drummer Steven Adler to sign a contract promising to no longer use drugs in order to continue working with the group. Adler was later fired from the group.

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Song "November Rain" is the longest song in US chart history to reach the Top Ten, at 8:57.

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