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Axl Rose
Axl Rose 2010.jpg
Rose performing at the Pengrowth Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, in January 2010
Born
William Bruce Rose, Jr.

(1962-02-06) February 6, 1962 (age 59)
Other namesW. Axl Rose, William Bruce Bailey, Bill Rose, Bill Bailey
OccupationSinger-songwriter, musician, record producer
Spouse(s)Erin Everly (1990–1991)
Musical career
OriginLos Angeles, California, U.S.
GenresHard rock, heavy metal, blues rock, industrial rock[1][2][3]
InstrumentsVocals, keyboards, piano, synthesizer, percussion
Years active1983–present
LabelsGeffen, UZI Suicide
Associated actsGuns N' Roses, Hollywood Rose, L.A. Guns, Rapidfire
Websitegunsnroses.com

Axl Rose (born February 6, 1962) is an American hard rock singer and songwriter. He was born William Bruce Bailey in Lafayette, Indiana, and grew up under the name William 'Bill' Bailey. He is best known as the lead singer for the rock band Guns N' Roses.

Personal life

Rose started dating Erin Everly in early 1986. He wrote "Sweet Child o' Mine" for her and she was in the song's video.

He married Everly on April 28, 1990 in Las Vegas. Everly later said that Rose came to her house the day before their wedding with a gun and told her he would kill himself if she didn't marry him.[4]

In 2012 it was rumored that he was dating Lana Del Rey.[5]

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