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Axl Rose

Axl Rose

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Famous as :

Hard rock singer and songwriter

Birth Name :

William Bruce Rose, Jr.

Birth Date :

February 06, 1962

Birth Place :

Lafayette, Indiana

Spouse :

Erin Everly (28-Apr-90 - Jan 1991)

Claim to fame :

Lead singer of Guns N' Roses

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Axl Rose Responds to Being Placed First on World's Greatest Singers List

May 29, 2014 04:52:44 GMT

recently topped the World's Greatest Singers list after a chart by ConcertHotels.com showed that he had a vocal range that spanned nearly six octaves. The vocalist has now responded to the new milestone in a letter to Spin, saying that "it's very flattering and humbling to be included in such an illustrious ensemble."
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Axl Rose Pokes Fun at Red Hot Chili Peppers Super Bowl Performance Controversy

February 06, 2014 03:17:57 GMT

weighed in on the controversies surrounding ' literally-unplugged performance at the recent Super Bowl. The rocker cracked, "Maybe they all had microchips installed in their asses," jokingly adding that it could be part of new invention of "Google Ass." He quipped, "They could be 'Scientific Pioneers!' "
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Axl Rose to Be Sued by Injured Fan

March 14, 2013 10:02:23 GMT

A fan of is planning on taking a legal action against the band's lead singer, . Darren Wright, the fan, claimed he was injured by a microphone Rose threw into the crowd during the band's gig on Saturday, March 9.
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Charlie Sheen Honors Slash at Hollywood Walk of Fame, Disses Axl Rose

July 11, 2012 02:14:07 GMT

saluted star at Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony while slamming in the process. "You know, it's quite fitting, I think, that Slash is getting a star on the very street that Axl Rose will one day be sleeping on," he dissed the GNR frontman.
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Axl Roses' $200,000 Worth of Jewelery Stolen in Paris

June 06, 2012 18:29:51 GMT

frontman was pissed after his gold-and-diamond necklaces disappeared after the rock band's concert in Paris, France. A police investigation is ongoing to find out who stole the three necklaces which worth around $200,000 in total.
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Apologetic Axl Rose Writes a Special Letter to His Cleveland Fans

April 18, 2012 03:49:32 GMT

apparently thought the letter he previously wrote was not enough to say how sorry he was for skipping Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland over the weekend. Hence, the rocker penned another open letter to issue an apology specially for his devotees in the city.
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Absent Axl Rose Booed at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

April 15, 2012 07:19:38 GMT

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony went on smoothly on Saturday, April 14 night although the lead inductee, , was visibly absent. The frontman was even booed by the audience when it was his supposed turn to appear on the stage.
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Fans React to Axl Rose's Rejection of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

April 12, 2012 01:54:43 GMT

finally answers questions on whether or not he will attend this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony, where he's supposed to be inducted along with the other original members of . In a letter written to fans, the rocker reveals that he won't come to the event nor will he allow anyone to induct him in absentia.
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Lana Del Rey Spotted Hanging Out With Axl Rose

April 07, 2012 17:58:58 GMT

Reporters waiting outside Chateau Marmont on Friday, April 6 night were amazed to find 25-year-old singer exiting the place with who is exactly twice her age. The singers hung out together at the posh Hollywood hotel and left in the same SUV.
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Duff McKagan Happy to Have Reconnected With Axl Rose

April 22, 2011 22:28:00 GMT

Duff McKagan quit the group, in 1997 and stunned fans at a London concert in October when he joined onstage and played with the group for the first time since his departure.
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Axl Rose Refuses to Reunite With Slash in Guns N' Roses

February 09, 2011 06:07:15 GMT

has shot down fans' hopes of a reunion with original bandmate after the guitar legend revealed he would consider working with the fiery frontman again if he apologized to him. Slash and Duff McKagan quit the group in the 1990s after falling out with Rose, and they went on to form their own band, .
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Slash Agrees to Reunite With Guns N' Roses If Axl Rose Apologizes

February 05, 2011 05:52:13 GMT

Guitar legend has laid down the ground rules to a reunion but insists his former bandmate will have to make the first move and apologize. Slash and Duff McKagan quit the group in the 1990s after falling out with Rose, and they went on to form their own band, .
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Axl Rose Sues Guitar Hero Bosses for Alleged Breach of Contract and Fraud

November 24, 2010 09:54:57 GMT

is suing the bosses behind popular game series Guitar Hero for more than $20 million for alleged breach of contract and fraud. The frontman filed a lawsuit on Tuesday, November 23 at Los Angeles Superior Court claiming Activision Blizzard chiefs "fraudulently induced" him into authorizing the band's song "Welcome to the Jungle" in Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock.
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Guns N' Roses Arrived Late Again at London Concert

October 15, 2010 04:08:56 GMT

provoked the fury of their British fans once again on Wednesday, October 13 night by taking to the stage at their gig in London an hour late. The tardy rockers came under fire in the U.K. over the summer when their performances at the Reading and Leeds music festivals in August were cut short after overrunning the event's official curfew.
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Slash Considered Reuniting With Axl Rose

September 28, 2010 03:19:04 GMT

considered ending his longrunning feud with former bandmate during the making of his solo album - because he was desperate for the singer to join him in the studio.
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Axl Rose Declares 'War' on Britain's Festival Organizers

August 30, 2010 09:48:51 GMT

declared "war" on the organizers of Britain's Reading and Leeds Festivals during ' headlining slot on Sunday, August 29 amid claims their set was shortened for a second time. Festival bosses were under mounting pressure from police and local officials to ensure the gigs didn't over-run and the tardy rockers provoked fury at the Reading leg of the event on Friday, August 27 by taking to the stage an hour late, with organizers cutting the sound in a bid to force the band off.
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Axl Rose Wants Reading Boss to Apologize for Cutting Time

August 30, 2010 04:47:25 GMT

frontman has demanded an apology from the organizer of Britain's Reading festival following a bust-up over the band's set on Friday, August 27. The rockers were left fuming after bosses pulled the plug early during their headlining slot at the annual event, forcing them to perform acoustically and overrun their finish time.
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Axl Rose Not Delaying Guns N' Roses' Performance at Rock 'N Rev Fest

August 17, 2010 02:54:29 GMT

The founder of a South Dakota music festival has denied reports was to blame for the delayed start of ' set on Friday night, August 13, insisting an equipment fault was the cause. The rockers were due to take to the stage at the Rock 'N Rev festival late on Friday, but their start time was pushed back until almost 1am on Saturday morning, August 14.
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Slash Puzzled Over Axl Rose 's Decision to Sue Former Manager

May 24, 2010 04:53:40 GMT

has fired off at former band mate after the rocker accused music mogul Irving Azoff of attempting to "sabotage" the new-look , so the singer would reunite the classic line-up. The guitarist admits Rose's $5 million (3.1 million pound sterling) legal battle with his former svengali has left him lost for words.
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Axl Rose Suing Former Guns N' Roses Manager

May 19, 2010 05:05:43 GMT

has waged war against former manager Irving Azoff, accusing him of attempting to sabotage the rocker's career after he refused to reunite with the band's original members. Azoff, the CEO of management firm Front Line, originally filed suit against Rose in March, claiming the singer reneged on an oral agreement giving him 15 per cent of his earnings from a big money concert tour - a deal said to be worth $2 million.
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Slash Calls Axl Rose 'Phenomenal'

April 06, 2010 08:12:00 GMT

Former ' guitarist wants to end his decade-long feud with ex-bandmate , insisting the pair could have an "interesting conversation" if they put aside their differences. The top hat-toting rocker famously fell out with the frontman and quit the band in the mid-1990s, and the pair has yet to patch up their friendship over 10 years later.
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Slash Asks Music Industry to Understand Axl Rose More

March 13, 2010 04:20:33 GMT

has come to the defense of his former ' bandmate - insisting music industry peers should make more of an effort to "understand" the rocker, rather than just labeling him "difficult". The guitarist quit the iconic band in 1996, after his relationship with the frontman deteriorated. They never patched up their friendship and Rose regularly blasts his former pal in the press.
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Sebastian Bach Saves Axl Rose From Knife-Wielding Man

February 17, 2010 03:08:33 GMT

Former 's rocker Sebastian Bach was hailed a hero at a ' gig on Sunday, February 14 - after he stopped a knife-wielding man from approaching his close friend . Bach, along with a host of stars including and , was at the Gramercy Park Hotel in New York for an exclusive show by the band.
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Axl Rose Denies Guns N' Roses Reunion

January 18, 2010 09:58:02 GMT

has ruled out any chance of an original reunion, insisting even the Haiti earthquake wouldn't prompt him to stage a one-off charity get together. The rocker fired off a Twitter post to ex-bandmate last week, January 15, after the guitarist suggested a big-name concert should be arranged to help the relief effort in Haiti.
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Axl Rose and Slash Refuse the Offer of Guns N' Roses' Reunion

January 07, 2010 10:02:37 GMT

Rockers and have turned down deals worth "hundreds of millions" to reform the original line-up - because they still can't stand to be around one another. Drummer Stever Adler was the first of the original members of the rock group to leave - he was fired in 1990 after his drug habit spiralled out of control - and guitarist Slash quit the band in 1996 following a series of rows with Rose.
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