GUNS N’ ROSES Guns N’ Roses is an American hard rock band of Los Angeles. Their music was influenced by other groups like:
FORMATION Guns N’ Roses is a hard rock band of Los Angeles. It was created in 1885 by Hollywood Rose members Axl Rose, Izzy Stradlin and the L.A. Guns, Tracii Guns, Ole Beich and Rob Gardner. Then, Tracii was fired and replaced by slash, Beich by Duff Mckagan and Rob Garner by Steven Adler.
MEMBERS Axl Rose. Salsh. Steven Adler. Duff Mckagan. Izzy Stradlin.
AXL ROSE He was born in 1962 in Indiana, he’s a famous singer and he is the lider of the group.Nowadays, he’s the only remaining member of the old band.
SLASH He was born in July 1965 in England, he’s one of the most famous guitarrists in the world. He had other groups after Guns N’ Roses and he recorded several albums.
STEVEN ADLER He was born in January 1965 in Cleveland. He was the battery of Guns N’ Roses with whom he recorded two albums. But after that, Axl fired him because he couldn’t quit drugs. He was replaced by drummer Matt Sorum
Duff Mckagan. He was born in 1964 in Seatle. He played the bass in Guns N’ Roses and after he was played the guitar in the group loaded. ???
Izzy Stradlin He was born in 1962 in Inndiana, he was the rhythm guitarist of the hard rock band and he was the principal composer. He was a childhood friend of Axl.
ALBUMS First, the group recorded a EP 1985 with four songs, but the album sold 10.000 copies. The name was Live Like a Suicide.
APPETITE FOR DESTRUCTION This album was recorded in 1987, This is the best album of Guns N’ Roses, this album has some of the most famous rock songs. The album sold 60 million copies in all the world.
G’N’R LIES It was the second album of the group, it was recorded in 1988. The album sold 13 million copies.
USE YOUR ILLUSION - I AND II This album was recorded in 1991, in this album the batery Steven was replaced by Matt Sorum and a new member, the keyboard palyer Dizzy Reed, joined the group . In the tour of these albums, Izzy left the group. The first album sold 26 million copies and the second sold 24 million.
THE SPAGHETTI INCIDENT? In 1983 the group recorded an album with versions of punk songs, the album sold 6 million copies at that moment.
CHINESE DEMOCRACY This is the last album of Guns N’ Roses, it was recorded in 2008 with the new group. The album sold 5 million copies. The music of this album is metal industrial.
AWARDS From 1989 to 1993 Guns N Roses were nominated for the American Music Awards, the Grammy Awards, the MTV Video Music Awards and the World Music Awards 20 times and won 9 awards. On April 14, 2012 they entered the Hall of Fame Rock.
THE SEPARATION OF THE GROUP After the publication of G’N’R lies, Axl fired Steven for his problems with drugs, and he was replaced by Matt Sorum. In the tour Use your illusion, Izzy left the group because he had a lot of problems with Axl. He was replaced by Gilby Clark. In 1994 Gilby was fired and a month later Salsh and Duff left the band because they had a lot of problems with Axl.
THE NEW GROUP Nowadays the group is formed by: Axl Rose (vocals, and pianist) Tommy Stinson (bass) Chris Pitman (composer) Richard Fortus (guitarrist) Frank Ferrer (batery) Ron Thal (guitarrist) DJ Ashba (Lead guitarrist)