Axl Rose Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Axl Rose

Biography / Wiki

Axl Rose, the lead vocalist of the band ‘Guns N’ Roses,’ is an American record producer, singer, songwriter, and activist. Axl Rose is revered by millions of fans across the world for his contentious public character, but some regard him as a misogynistic, psychotic singer who frequently vents his anger on his band members.

He was arrested several times for public intoxication after being ejected from his house. He subsequently resolved to change his ways and became involved in the hard rock scene in Los Angeles. He went on to co-found the band ‘Guns N’ Roses,’ which rose to fame in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

The band did not tour or play for the following few years, and no new albums or singles were issued. In 2001, Axl Rose reformed the band with new members, and ‘Guns N’ Roses’ was resurrected. Axl Rose was inducted into the “Rock & Roll Hall of Fame” in 2012 as a member of “Guns N’ Roses.”

Height / Weight / Age

Born on February 06, 1962, Axl Rose is currently 61 years old. Rose Jr. appears to be tall with a height of 5 feet 9 inches while his weight is 78 Kg approximately. Axl has kept himself in a good shape and has an average build body. Axl’s eye color is blue and his hair color is dark brown however, he prefers to dye his hair blonde.

Net Worth

In the mid-1980s, Axl rose to notoriety as a founding member and lead vocalist of GNR. GNR’s tour went on to become the second-highest-grossing tour in history. At the end of the tour in December 2018, Axl’s band had grossed more than $53.3 million.

Rose worked in a number of occupations prior to making a name in the industry. He worked at Tower Records as a night manager. Rose created a name for himself in the music industry. William Bruce Rose Jr’s current net worth is estimated to be $200 million.

Education / Family

William Bruce Rose Jr. was born and raised in Lafayette, Indiana, United States. He was born to William Bruce Rose, his father, and Sharon Elizabeth Lintner, his mother. Rose Jr. has two siblings Stuart, his half-brother, and Amy, his sister. In terms of his education, Rose graduated from Jefferson High School.


Axl Rose

Nickname Bill Bailey, Bill Rose, W. Axl Rose
Birth Place Lafayette, Indiana, United States
Date Of Birth February 06, 1962
Age 61 Years
Height In Centimetres – 175 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″

Weight In Kilograms – 78 Kg
In Pounds – 171 lbs
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dark Brown
Profession Singer
Sexual Orientation Straight
School Jefferson High School
College Not Known
Religion Christian
Nationality American
Home Town Lafayette, Indiana, United States
Fathers Name Bruce Rose
Mothers Name Sharon Elizabeth


Axl Rose with his parents
Axl Rose with his parents

Brothers Stuart (step-brother)
Sisters Amy Bailey


Axl Rose with his sister
Axl Rose with his sister

Career / Fashion And Style

He formed the band ‘Rapidfire’ after arriving in Los Angeles and made a demo in 1983. In 1985, he and previous bandmate Tracii Guns merged the bands to form “Guns N’ Roses.” They began appearing more frequently on the L.A. club circuit after performing at ‘The Troubadour.’

Despite its inauspicious start, the band’s debut album, “Appetite for Destruction,” became a tremendous success in 1987. They published the album ‘G N’ R Lies’ in 1988, which was a huge hit. The band was supposed to record a follow-up to their debut album in 1990. The ‘Use Your Illusion Tour’ came to a close on July 17, 1993, in Buenos Aires.

Rose’s final appearance with the band for the next seven and a half years was at this show. He was seen with a new lineup of musicians during ‘Rock in Rio 3’ in 2001. He provided the voice for the popular video game ‘Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas’ in 2004.

The band went on tour in 2006, with new members, and continued to tour the following year as well. Axl Rose has toured with the popular Australian rock band “AC/DC” in addition to being a constant member of “Guns N’ Roses.”

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More

Axl Rose’s first marriage was to the daughter of singer Don Everly, Erin Everly. Axl and Everly first began dating in 1986 and married on April 28, 1990. Rose, on the other hand, filed for divorce just over a month later. In the year 1991, Everly eventually left Rose, and their marriage was annulled.

Girlfriend Bridgette Monroe,


Axl Rose with his ex-girlfriend Bridgette
Axl Rose with his ex-girlfriend Bridgette

Gina Sailer (1979-1983),

Axl Rose with his ex-girlfriend Gina
Axl Rose with his ex-girlfriend Gina

Monique Lewis (1985),

Axl Rose with his ex-girlfriend Monique
Axl Rose with his ex-girlfriend Monique

Adriana Smith (1985),

Axl Rose with his ex-girlfriend Adriana
Axl Rose with his ex-girlfriend Adriana

Erin Everly (1986-1991),

Stephanie Seymour (1991-1993),

Deniz Akkaya (2006)

Axl Rose with his ex-girlfriend Deniz
Axl Rose with his ex-girlfriend Deniz

Marital Status Married
Wife Erin Everly (Divorced),


Axl Rose with his ex-wife Erin
Axl Rose with his ex-wife Erin

Stephanie Seymour (Separated)

Axl Rose with his ex-wife Stephanie
Axl Rose with his ex-wife Stephanie

Children Not Known

Favorite Things

Here we provide you the list of Axl Rose’s favorite things.

Favorite Singer Freddie Mercury (Queen)
Favorite Books Zodiac by Neal Stephenson and Stand by Stephen King
Favorite Band Queen

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Some Interesting Facts About Axl Rose

  • William decided to change his name to William Rose after learning about his biological father.
  • Axl was born to a 16-year-old mother and a 20-year-old father.
  • After his parents divorced, Axl was kidnapped and molested by his own father when he was two years old.
  • William Axl Rose has been arrested over 30 times for public intoxication and a variety of other charges.
  • He and former band member Tracii Guns established the famed band Guns N’ Roses in March 1985.
  • Sharon E. Bailey, Axl’s mother, died on May 28, 1996.
  • Steven Adler, Rose’s drummer, was sacked in 1990 for drug usage.
  • Axl was mugged in Paris in 2012 by robbers who stole his $200,000 worth of valuables.
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