Axl Rose

  • Born William Bruce in Indiana on 6 February 1962
  • American musician
  • His parents separated when he was two. His dad was later murdered by a criminal acquaintance. 
  • He grew up in a very religious household and even went on to teach at Sunday School.
  • At High School he formed a band with his friends. Among them, Jeff Isbell, who would later become a professional bandmate
  • In his teenage years, he was arrested more than 20 times for charges ranging from public intoxication to battery.
  • While trying to make it as a singer, he took on a night manager job at the Sunset Boulevard Tower Records.
  • He also took part in a scientific study, smoking cigarettes for a reported $8 an hour.
  • In 1983, he formed Hollywood Rose with Izzy, Slash and Steven. 
  • The band then went on to merge with L.A. Guns and became Guns N’ Roses.
  • He had a small, uncredited role in the 1988 Clint Eastwood film The Dead Pool, playing a musician who attends a funeral.
  • He is a cat person. He has three tabbies named Dijon, Dexter and Whiskey.
  • The rider for his 2010 concert included: Two bear-shaped tubes of honey and seven kinds of cheese to be served in a black dressing room lit by six lamps and decorated with 18 white roses and 18 red ones.
  • He married Erin Everly, the daughter of singer Don Everly of The Everly Brothers and wrote the song Sweet Child O’ Mine for her.
  • He was once arrested in Sweden  for biting a security guard in the leg
  • He has released six studio albums, one live album, two compilation albums, four extended plays (EPs), 20 singles, nine video albums and 23 music videos.
  • His hits include: “Sweet Child o’ Mine”, “Paradise City”, “Live and Let Die”, and “November Rain”

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