American Singer Axl Rose Wiki, Bio, Family, Age & Net Worth

Axl Rose
Axl Rose

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Axl Rose is an American rock singer. Axl rose is famous for being the lead vocal for Guns n Roses. He is the only remaining founding member of Guns n Roses. He is known regarded as one of the greatest hard rock singers of his generation.

Biography

Axl Rose full name is William Bruce Rose Jr. He was born on February 6, 1962 (age 56) in Lafayette, Indiana, the oldest child of Sharon Elizabeth, then 16 years old and still in high school, and William Bruce Rose, then 20 years old. He is of paternal Scots-Irish and maternal German ancestry. 

His father has been described as “a troubled and charismatic local delinquent,” and the pregnancy was unplanned. Rose parents separated when Rose was approximately two years old, prompting his father to abduct and allegedly molest him before disappearing from Lafayette. His mother remarried to Stephen L. Bailey and changed her son’s name to William Bruce Bailey. He has two younger siblings—a sister, Amy, and a half-brother, Stuart.

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Career

Firstly, He formed Hollywood Rose with Izzy. The band did not get any success. He later joined L.A Guns. In 1994, Axl Rose formed Guns N Roses. The final lineup for the band consisted of Slash, Izzy Stradlin, Duff McKagan and Steven Adler.

In 1987 Guns N Roses released Appetite for Destruction. Axl Rose lit the music scene like a fire with Guns N Roses. Guns N Roses was the big sensation.  Rose was half of the reason for this success.

Guns N Roses were the biggest stars around the world. Their hard rock music was so popular that they became one of the best selling band in the world. Due to Axl Rose’s relationship with his bandmates at Guns N Roses. Rose fired Steven Adler in 1990. By 1994 only Axl Rose remained with Guns N Roses. He came up with a new different line up in 2008. They released Chinese Democracy. The album was not as successful as his early success.

Guns N Roses
Guns N Roses

He and Metallica had a bad relationship. Rose is just the typical rockstar of the 80’s. He personified Guns N Roses. Rose was inducted into Rock n Roll Hall of Fame in 2012. He did not appear with the band at the show.

Net Worth

Axl Rose is an American rock star who has a net worth of $170 million.

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