Guns ’n Roses - Sweet child 'O mine - Presented to AXL ROSE! - Official RIAA award - 1989/1988

Guns ’n Roses - Sweet child 'O mine - Presented to AXL ROSE! - Official RIAA award - 1989/1988
Number of items: 1 - Very Good Plus (VG+)

Rare RIAA Gold record award for Guns 'n Roses "Sweet child 'O mine" presented to numer #1 badboy "AXL ROSE"

"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.

The "Sweet Child o' Mine" video depicts the band rehearsing in the Mendiola's Ballroom at Huntington Park, surrounded by crew members. All of the band members' girlfriends at the time were shown in the clip: Rose's girlfriend Erin Everly, whose father is Don Everly of The Everly Brothers; McKagan's girlfriend Mandy Brix, from the all-female rock band the Lame Flames; Stradlin's girlfriend Angela Nicoletti; Adler's girlfriend Cheryl Swiderski; and Slash's girlfriend Sally McLaughlin. Stradlin's dog was also featured. The video was successful on MTV, and helped launch the song to success on mainstream radio.

Sweet child 'O mine was certified gold by RIAA on June 27, 1989

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Guns ’n Roses
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Sweet child 'O mine - Presented to AXL ROSE!
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Official RIAA award
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Very Good Plus (VG+)
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