Guns N’ Roses Biography
Guns N’ Roses, known for Sweet Child O Mine, was formed in 1985. The current lineup consists of Axl Rose, Duff McKagan, Slash, Dizzy Reed, Richard Fortus, Frank Ferrer, and Melissa Reese.
Guns N’ Roses released their first album, Appetite for Desruction, in 1987. The album placed in the Billboard 200. The album sold over 30,000,000 copies worldwide, including 18,000,000 in the United States making them best selling debut album of all time. They have released 6 studio albums between 1987 and 2008. Guns N’ Roses’s first studio album, Appetite for Destruction is also the most commercial successful album of the band.
They have done over 8 tours between 1985 and 2020.
The band has sold over 100,000,000 albums worldwide. They have released 6 studio albums and have done 8 tours between 1985 and 2020. Apperite for Destruction released, in 1987 was their highest selling album which sold over 30,000,000 copies worldwide.
Guns N’ Roses had over 38 nominations for major awards and they have won 14 including World’s Best Group and World’s Best-Selling Hard Rock Artist of the Year (1993). The band has not won a Grammy award.
They had six albums in the Top 40, (Appetite for Desruction, G N’ R Lies, Use your Illision I, Use Your Illusion II, the Spagetti Incident, and Chinese Democracy).
The album, Appetite for Destruction peaked at No. 5 and it charted for 284 weeks.
The album, G N’ R Lies peaked at No. 22 and it charted for 22 weeks.
The album, Use Your Illusion II peaked at No. 1 and it charted for 86 weeks.
The album, Use Your Illusion I peaked at No. 2 and it charted for 85 weeks.
The album, the Spagetti Incident peaked at No. 2 and it charted for 14 weeks.
The album, Chinese Democracy peaked at No. 2 and it charted for 12 weeks.
The album, Greatest Hits peaked at No. 1 and it charted for 372 weeks.
They also had nineteen singles in the Top 40 and two in the Top 100.
The single, It’s So Easy peaked at No. 84 and it charted for 3 weeks.
The single, Welcome to the Jungle peaked at No. 67 and it charted for 2 weeks.
The single, Nightrain peaked at No.17 and it charted for 5 weeks.
The single, Patience peaked at No. 10 and it charted for 8 weeks.
The single, You Could Be Mine peaked at No. 3 and it charted for 10 weeks.
The single, Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door peaked at No. 2 and it charted for 9 weeks.
The single, Live and Let Die peaked at No. 5 and it charted for 7 weeks.
Their latest release, as of 2008, was Chinese Democracy. It sold over one million copies in Europe. However, it did not meet sales expectations in the United States. Chinese Democracy peaked at number three in the Billboard 200 and this album was certified platinum.
Axl Rose, also known as William Bruce Rose Jr is the lead singer of the band Guns N’ Roses. Rose is also songwriter and record producer of the band.
Guns N’ Roses Discography
|The Spaghetti Incident?|
|Use Your Illusion II|
|Use Your Illusion I|
|G N’ R Lies|
|Appetite for Destruction|
Frequently Asked Questions
What Genre Is Guns N Roses?
Guns N’ Roses is an American hard rock band from Los Angeles, California. Formed in 1985, the group originally featured vocalist Axl Rose, guitarist Slash, bassist Duff McKagan, and drummer Steven Adler. The band has released six studio albums: Appetite for Destruction (1987), G N’ R Lies (1988), Use Your Illusion I and II (1991), “The Spaghetti Incident?” (1993), and Chinese Democracy (2008).
When Guns N’ Roses Went To Stage First Time ?
Guns N’ Roses went on stage for the first time in March of 1985. The band had their first gig at the Troubadour in Los Angeles.
Who Is Guns N Roses Opening Act?
Guns N Roses is set to open for the band AC/DC on their North American tour.
Why Did Guns N Roses Break Up?
It is not entirely clear why Guns N’ Roses broke up. Some say that it was due to creative differences, while others believe that it was because of the band’s excessive drug use. Whatever the reason, it is clear that Guns N’ Roses is no longer together and fans will never get to see them perform again.
Where Is Guns N Roses From?
Guns N’ Roses is an American hard rock band from Los Angeles, California. Formed in 1985, the group originally included vocalist Axl Rose, lead guitarist Slash, rhythm guitarist Izzy Stradlin, bassist Duff McKagan, and drummer Steven Adler.
Which Bob Dylan Song Did Guns N’ Roses Cover On Their ‘Greatest Hits’ Album?
The answer is “Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door.
Who Is In The Current Guns N Roses Lineup?
The current lineup of Guns N Roses includes Axl Rose on lead vocals and rhythm guitar, Slash on lead guitar, Duff McKagan on bass, and Dizzy Reed on keyboards. There have been a number of other members over the years, but these are the four core members.