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Birth Name :

Saul Hudson

Birth Date :

July 23, 1965

Birth Place :

West Hampstead, London, UK

Spouse :

Renee Suran (10-Oct-92 - 97), Perla Ferrar (since 15-Oct-01, filled divorce)

Claim to fame :

Lead guitarist of Guns N' Roses & Velvet Revolver

Latest News

Slash Reportedly Files for Divorce From Wife of 13 Years

December 31, 2014 09:11:06 GMT

Not so long after reporting that 's marriage with wife Perla Hudson was on the rocks, TMZ said that the musician had decided to divorce her. According to the site, he filed the divorce papers on Tuesday, December 30 in Los Angeles.

SpongeBob and Friends Become Superheroes in First Trailer for 3D Movie

August 01, 2014 03:47:50 GMT

"" gets the first trailer. It sees the world's favorite sea dwelling invertebrate coming ashore to the human world for his most super-heroic adventure yet. He is accompanied by his famous friends like Patrick, Squidward, Mr. Krabs, and Sandy.

Kickstarter Launched for 'Breaking Bad' Sequel Starring Val Kilmer and Slash

July 17, 2014 08:11:41 GMT

Someone is apparently not content with only five seasons of "". Rather than waiting for the official prequel "", a fan named Larry Shepherd proposes a spin-off series that picks up after the death of 's Walter White in the series finale.

Frank Turner and Slash Pay Tribute to Former Deftones Bassist Chi Cheng

April 15, 2013 02:42:02 GMT

Chi Cheng, the former bassist of alternative metal band , passed away at the age of 42 on Saturday, April 13 after struggling to recover from serious injuries following a car crash four years ago. The sad news was announced by Chi's family in a statement posted on the fan site which was built to raise funds for Chi's medical expenses, Oneloveforchi.com.

The-Dream Premieres 'Used to Be' Music Video

December 13, 2012 09:16:42 GMT

Following the recent release of his video "Wake Me When It's Over", hip-hop singer-songwriter and record producer Terius Nash, better known as , premieres another music video in less than a week. The latest video is to support "Used to Be", lifted off his album "", and features his fellow Radio Killa Records artist Casha.

Norah Jones, Slash and Ringo Starr Pay Tribute to Ravi Shankar

December 13, 2012 09:12:55 GMT

In the wake of his father Ravi Shankar's death, spoke lovingly of him and his legacy. "My Dad's music touched millions of people. He will be greatly missed by me and music lovers everywhere," the Grammy-winning jazz singer said in a statement.

Slash Premieres Racy Animated Music Video for 'Bad Rain'

September 27, 2012 08:12:35 GMT

has debuted a music video in support of his new song "Bad Rain". The animated clip is packed with raunchy scenes as a clumsy male character enters a striptease show, where the former guitarist and his band perform on stage.

Slash Comes to Lindsay Lohan's Defense

September 20, 2012 04:44:46 GMT

has found an ally in . "The situation last night w/Lindsey was a lame paparazzi stunt. She didn't do anything. it's being blown out of proportion," the former guitarist tweets after hearing about her arrest.

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.

Andy Griffith Laid to Rest, Fellow Stars Paying Tribute on Twitter

July 04, 2012 01:41:38 GMT

Less than five hours after it was announced that passed away, the late actor was buried on Roanoke Island, North Carolina where he resided. "It had been planned for some time," a funeral spokesperson said. "This was the wish of his family."

John Mayer Knocks Adam Lambert Off Billboard Hot 200, Slash Debuts at No. 4

May 31, 2012 01:31:01 GMT

Granuloma might have prevented from promoting "" properly, but it obviously doesn't affect the sales of his fifth studio album in a bad way. In fact, the effort debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200, knocking off 's "" from the top slot by selling 219,000 copies in its first week.

Rockers Mourn the Death of Marshall Amplification's Founder

April 06, 2012 02:01:21 GMT

The world of rock has lost a man who had a big influence in the sound of heavy metal music, Jim Marshall. Rockers have since taken to Twitter to pay tribute to the Marshall Amplification founder. "The news of Jim Marshall passing is deeply saddening. R & R will never be the same w/out him. But, his amps will live on FOREVER! \,,/," of wrote.

Slash: 'Velvet Revolver's Return Is Years Away'

April 18, 2011 11:12:00 GMT

has been without a frontman since Scott Weiland was fired in 2008 and they still haven't found a singer to take over the role, with 's Corey Taylor the latest star to be linked to the job.

Slash Gives Honor to Japanese People's Resiliency

March 23, 2011 09:09:18 GMT

Rocker has paid tribute to the resiliency of the Japanese people after finding himself in the middle of the country's recent earthquake and tsunami disasters. The former star performed a concert in Osaka days after the country was devastated by the natural disasters on March 11, which claimed the lives of an estimated 18,000, but he was forced to scrap three shows in Tokyo and Yokohama.

Slash Finally Plays in Osaka Concert After Japan Tsunami

March 16, 2011 03:40:36 GMT

Rock legend has performed a show in Japan just days after the country was devastated by an earthquake and tsunami, which has left thousands dead. The former guitarist refused to cancel his trip to the country in the aftermath of the tragedy, which saw a massive tidal wave sweep inland and obliterate numerous towns and villages on the east coast.

Slash Cancels Japan Concert

March 15, 2011 02:42:09 GMT

has been forced to axe three gigs in Japan after the country was crippled by a devastating tsunami on Friday, March 11. The former guitarist was due to play shows in Tokyo and Yokohama this week but has announced the concerts have been postponed in the aftermath of the disaster.

Stars Including Justin Bieber Reached Out to Christchurch Earthquake Victims

February 23, 2011 05:02:45 GMT

Stars including , and have reached out to the residents of Christchurch, New Zealand after a devastating earthquake struck on Tuesday, February 22. At least 65 lives were claimed in the powerful tremor, which wrecked several buildings in the city and prompted officials to declare a state of emergency in the area.

Slash's Personal Collections Will Be Auctioned

February 16, 2011 06:18:50 GMT

Rocker 's beloved Corvette Stingray, two of his trademark top hats and a collection of his guitars are set to go under the hammer at an auction next month.

Prince Donates $1.5 Million in Madison Square Garden Concert

February 09, 2011 06:15:04 GMT

Soul superstar has handed out $1.5 million to charitable causes during his string of concerts at New York's Madison Square Garden. The "Purple Rain" icon wrapped up his residency at the fabled venue on Monday, February 7, with stars including , drummer Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson and socialite among the fans in the audience.

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, .

Video: BEP Perform With Usher and Slash at Super Bowl Halftime Show

February 07, 2011 08:55:27 GMT

pumped up the crowd during the halftime show of Super Bowl XLV on Sunday night, February 6. Lowered from the ceiling on illuminated platforms, the Hip-Hop group opened it with "I Gotta Feeling" before proceeding with "Boom Boom Pow".

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, .

Slash's Wife Accused of Assaulting Woman

February 04, 2011 03:25:21 GMT

's wife has been accused of assaulting a woman backstage at an concert in Los Angeles this week. The guitar legend opened for Osbourne at the L.A. show, and after the former star performed, an argument is said to have kicked off backstage between his wife, Perla, and an unnamed female.

'Glee' Creator Ryan Murphy Turns Anger to Slash

January 28, 2011 03:23:57 GMT

"" creator Ryan Murphy is on the warpath again - he's taken aim at for snubbing the chance to have his songs included in the hit show, branding the rocker "stupid".

Slash's Solo Album Wins at Classic Rock Roll of Honor

November 11, 2010 09:28:49 GMT

Former guitarist is celebrating after his solo debut was named Album of the Year at the Classic Rock Roll of Honor awards on Wednesday, November 10. The rocker's self-titled offering saw off competition from acts including , and to win the prize at the ceremony, held at London's Roundhouse venue and hosted by .

Slash Reportedly Calls Off Divorce Plans

November 02, 2010 04:43:55 GMT

Guitar legend has called off plans to divorce his wife of nine years, according to U.S. reports. The rocker, real name Saul Hudson, and wife Perla Ferrar, separated this summer, in July, citing irreconcilable differences, but the couple has reportedly had a change of heart.

Slash and Fergie Debut 'Beautiful Dangerous' Music Video

October 27, 2010 10:07:11 GMT

and aka Fergie share screen in a music video to support their duet track "Beautiful Dangerous". The member is writhing in a messy room full of Slash's pictures on the wall, wearing only panties and leopard-printed revealing top.

Slash Launches Film Production Company, to Shoot 'Nothing to Fear' as First Project

October 08, 2010 03:16:00 GMT

Former rocker is embracing his love of horror movies by launching his own Slasher Films production company. The guitarist has teamed up with Scout Productions to create Slasher Films, which will make horror movies inspired by his favorite thrillers from the '70s and '80s.

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.

Slash Files for Divorce From Wife of Nine Years

August 31, 2010 02:42:04 GMT

Guitar legend has filed for divorce from his wife of almost nine years, Perla Ferrar. The former guitarist entered the legal papers in Los Angeles County Superior Court on Monday, August 30, People reported.

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