His active contributions, creativity and exceptional music style have kept the band group under the spotlight for a very long time now. Read everything you need to know about the hitman, his biography, career, personal life, wife, kids, net worth, height and wiki below. While he was growing up, Axl Rose never experienced a good and peaceful upbringing due to the frequent abuse and molestation he encountered with his father William Bruce Rose. After their divorce, William disappeared from Indiana and later, he was reportedly murdered by his gang partner in Illinois in His mother remarried a man named Stephen L.
Bailey who adopted Rose and trained him with his other siblings. When Rose was five years old, he joined the church choir and performed during church services alongside his brother and sister, they were using the name The Bailey Trio. More so, Axl Rose attended Jefferson High School where he joined the music group and he also studied piano. Following his undeniable passion for music, he worked extra hard to develop himself and also sang in different voices at the time.
He later formed a band with his high school friends. However, his unstable upbringing affected him so much that while he was still a teenager, he started believing that everything in the world was evil including women and this led him to put up a ruthless behaviour, he became notorious in Lafayette.
He was further arrested and punished more than 20 times which finally contributed to his decision to change his life. In order to achieve this, Rose relocated to Los Angeles in to pursue a career in music. Professional Career After his relocation to Los Angeles, Axl started his music career when he joined a band group named Rapidfire in and in , he left the group and formed his own band named Hollywood Rose along with his childhood pal Stradlin who also moved to Los Angeles and the band recorded five songs.
Rose, however, joined another band group called L. The performance of the band attracted the attention of tons of major record labels but they finally signed a record deal with Geffen records in The album reportedly sold more 30 than million copies across the world and 18 million in the United States, making it the best-sold debut album in the United States. Axl Rose and his rock band crew have recorded tremendous success both locally and internationally, thus, setting a standing record in the rock history.
The band completed their International music tour to 27 countries and played shows in a space of two years from to Rose, on the other hand, disappeared from the public and started living a secluded life in his mansion located in Malibu. Being the last standing member of the band, Rose legally adopted the band name and started gathering new members that will fill in for the members that had left.
Though faced with much challenges of getting the best, Axl finally raised the flag again in He appeared with the band at Rock in Rio 3 where they started the much anticipated Chinese Democracy Tour which ended in Additionally, the album dedicated to the Chinese Democracy was finally released in and it sold over 3 million copies.
A year later, Axl Rose and his group continued with an outstanding performance in their two and half year tour in Rock Rio 4 which ended in The group earned more than four million dollars from the music tour.
He cited in a letter that his absence was as a result of the rift he has with his bandmates who would also attend the ceremony. Until today, he has been active in the group and has been touring the world with them. Axl Rose before and after his Plastic Surgery Plastic Surgery Unlike most celebrities, Axle Rose was rumoured to have gone for the usual cosmetic surgery and the rumour, however, turned out to be true but the reason to change his looks was solely his decision.
He has gotten numerous criticisms from his fans who have insisted that his natural looks were more decent and appealing than his transformed look. It was alleged that he had gone through facelifts, cheek implants, eyelid and nose jobs. Also, the star has been suspected to have gone for a chemical that rejuvenates the skin which ironically left his skin swollen and reddish. Conclusively, Axl Rose is one among many celebrities whose plastic surgery went the wrong way and has left many of his fans with thoughts of what could have prompted the decision to change who he was.
Wife, Kids, Girlfriend Talking about his personal life, the rock star Axl Rose has had a weird and unstable life. He married a famous model named Everly Erin who reportedly claimed that Rose forced her to marry him, if not he will end his own life.
Their marriage, however, lasted less than a year before it was annulled. Subsequently, Rose started dating a Supermodel named Stephanie Seymour. The couple was getting along very well and finally got engaged in Just like a rolling stone that hit the rock, the couple broke up not long after their engagement with claims of assaults, rascality and misunderstandings. They sued each other after which they settled out of court. He has dated so many ladies including his special assistant, a Brazilian named Elizabeth Beta Leibas who has three kids.
He has amassed so much wealth from his music career. William Bruce Rose Jr. February 6, Birth city: Lafayette, Indiana, United States Ethnicity: