Is Sweet Child of Mine about his daughter?
He wrote the song about his girlfriend, Erin Everly, the daughter of Don Everly of the Everly Brothers. After dating for four years, they got married at a quickie wedding in Las Vegas on April 28, 1990, but just nine months later, the marriage was annulled, with Everly claiming abuse.
Who did the original version of Sweet Child of Mine?
Guns N’ Roses
“Sweet Child o’ Mine” is a song by American rock band Guns N’ Roses. It appeared on their debut album Appetite for Destruction. The song was released in June 1988 as the album’s third single, and topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart, becoming the band’s only number 1 US single.
Who wrote Sweet Child of Mine originally?
Axl RoseIzzy Stradlin
Sweet Child O’ Mine/Lyricists
Who was the original singer of Sweet Child of Mine?
Sweet Child o’ Mine
|“Sweet Child o’ Mine”|
|Length||5:55 (album version) 4:54 (video version)|
|Songwriter(s)||Guns N’ Roses|
Who originally wrote Sweet Child O Mine?
Is Sweet Child o Mine by Guns N’ Roses good?
“Sweet Child O’ Mine” is the 9th track of Guns N’ Roses’ debut album Appetite for Destruction. The song became GNR’s most successful single, topping the Billboard Hot 100. The guitar solo was ranked as the 37th greatest solo of all-time by Guitar World.
Why did the song Sweet Child o Mine get edited?
To make “Sweet Child o’ Mine” more marketable to MTV and radio stations, the song was edited down from 5:56 to 4:13, for the radio edit/remix, with much of Slash’s guitar solo removed. This drew the ire of the band, including Rose, who commented on it in a 1989 interview with Rolling Stone: “I hate the edit of ‘Sweet Child O’ Mine.’
Do You Hate Sweet Child o’ Mine?
I didn’t hate it, but I wasn’t fond of “Sweet Child O’ Mine.” And that gives you a good idea of how credible my opinion is… The actual riff itself I love, but the song itself… But at the same time, it’s a great song-I’m not knocking it-but at the same time, it just did not fit in with the rest of our, sort of, schtick.
What album Is Sweet Child o’Mine on?
“Sweet Child O’ Mine” is the 9th track of Guns N’ Roses’ debut album Appetite for Destruction. “Sweet Child O’ Mine” became GNR’s most successful single, topping the Billboard Hot 100. The guitar solo was ranked as the 37th greatest solo of all-time by Guitar World.