Top 10 Facts - Music Bands #4
Fact #1

The producer recording "Sweet Child O' Mine" with Guns n' Roses suggested there be a breakdown at the end of the song. The band had no idea where to take the song, resulting in the iconic repetition of "Where do we go now?"

Fact #2

System of a Down, The Beatles, Guns 'N Roses, 2Pac and DMX are the only artists to have ever had 2 studio albums debut at #1 in the same year.

Fact #3

The sex noises in Rocket Queen by Guns N' Roses were real and were made by Axl Rose having sex with Steven Adler's girlfriend in the studio.

Fact #4

Chuck Berry earns all the royalties from the Beach Boy's 1963 hit single 'Surfin USA', which he won in a copyright infringement lawsuit unbeknownst to the Beach Boys for 25 years.

Fact #5

The Notorious B.I.G, Jay-Z, DMX, and Busta Rhymes all went to the same high school, at the same time.

Fact #6

On finding the body of Kurt Cobain three days after he died, the stereo at the scene of his death was still on with an R.E.M. CD in place suggesting Kurt Cobain killed himself while listening to R.E.M.

Fact #7

Anthony Kiedis once missed a Red Hot Chili Peppers concert because he was off scoring drugs, so Keith Morris filled in on vocals and just yelled and made up lyrics because he didn't know any of the songs.

Fact #8

The Spice Girls personally made $75million between 1996 and 1998. Their global grosses were estimated to be $500-800million. They only released two albums.

Fact #9

In 1986, the Red Hot Chili Peppers were budgeted $5000 by EMI Music to make a demo tape and set aside $2000 to spend on heroin and cocaine.

Fact #10

Aerosmith made more money from Guitar Hero than any albums.

Fact #11
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