He is a British-American musician, songwriter, and guitarist who was born Saul Hudson but is widely known as "Slash". He is famous for being a pivotal member of the hard rock band, "Guns N' Roses", where he is noted for serving as the band's lead guitarist.
His membership with the aforementioned band earned him much popularity during the 1980s and early 1990s. Due to his remarkable guitar playing skills, he is sometimes referred to as one of the greatest guitarist in the history of rock.
He was born to father, Anthony Hudson who was an artist. His mother is fashion designer and costumier, Ola J. Hudson. He is noted to have a brother named Albion Hudson.
He was married to Renée Suran between 1992 and 1997. He was wedded to Perla Ferrar from 2001 until 2014. His children are London and Cash Hudson.
He won the "Best Hard Rock Performance" at the 2004 Grammy Awards.
He received a "Kerang! Action" award in 2012.
He earned a nomination for the "Best Rock Song" and "Best Rock Album" at the 2004 Grammy Awards.
Famous quotes by Slash
I allow myself one nice car.Slash
I think when I was a kid, and I was in England and it was all about The Stones, The Who, The Kinks and The Beatles and that's what my dad was into.Slash
My dad is a huge rock and roll lead guitar fan. I didn't even really know that until recently. Everything has to have a guitar solo in it.Slash
My dad is a huge rock n' roll lead guitar fan.Slash
My mom did costumes for the Pointer Sisters.Slash
So when I got to be about 13 or 14, I started listening - even though my parents music was way cool - to contemporary hard rock at that time, which was Aerosmith, Cheap Trick, Black Sabbath, AC/DC, Ted Nugent and all that, and that's just where I came from.Slash
You know, when you really connect with the instrument and everything just comes out on an emotional level very naturally through your playing. That's, you know, a great night. And I think the reason I love touring so much is you're chasing that high around all the time, trying to have another good night.Slash
Slash is a famous British-American guitarist, who was born on July 23, 1965. As a person born on this date, Slash is listed in our database as the 16th most popular celebrity for the day (July 23) and the 38th most popular for the year (1965).
People born on July 23 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Slash is the 469th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Slash's birthday, Slash is the 2934th most famous American and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Hampstead, London, England, UK.
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