Axl Rose Declines Being Inducted Into The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

 
Axl Rose Declines Being Inducted Into The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

12 April 2012

Axl Rose has shocked the Rock & Roll world by officially declining his induction as a member of Guns N Roses.

Rose wrote to officials at the Ohio museum to announce he will not be attending Saturday's ceremony.

In a letter, obtained by the Los Angeles Times newspaper yesterday, Axl wrote, "I respectfully decline my induction as a member of Guns N' Roses to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. I strongly request that I not be inducted in absentia and please know that no one is authorized nor may anyone be permitted to accept any induction for me or speak on my behalf."

"Neither former members, label representatives nor the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame should imply whether directly, indirectly or by omission that I am included in any purported induction of Guns N' Roses."

He also added that he's tried to smooth things over with his former band mates, saying: "I certainly don't intend to disappoint anyone, especially the fans, with this decision. Since the announcement of the nomination we've actively sought out a solution to what, with all things considered, appears to be a no win, at least for me, 'damned if I do, damned if I don't' scenario all the way around."

The statement comes after weeks of rumours from fans, hoping for a possible band reunion onstage at the induction ceremony.

Are you disappointed Axl Rose has turned down this huge honour, and won't be getting inducted with Guns N Roses?


Share

Comments (1)

===== http://www.clothes6.org ==== Air jordan(1-24)shoes $30 Handbags(Coach l v f e n d i d&g) $35 Tshirts (Polo ,ed hardy,lacoste) $15 Jean(True Religion,ed hardy,coogi) $30 Sunglasses(Oakey,coach,gucci,A r m a i n i) $15 New era cap $12 Bikini (Ed hardy,polo) $20 accept paypal or credit card and free shipping ===== http://www.clothes6.org ====

Posted by jeje98 on 12 April 2012

Post Your Own Comment

Login to post comments!

Please login or sign-up for free!

Click here to listen
Take 40 Australia on Facebook

Take 40 Loves

If music is your motivation, try the NEW SoundLink Colour Bluetooth speaker from BOSE. Performance so full and lifelike, every song on your playlist can inspire you.
Find Out More
One of the most popular dance franchises in film history takes competition to astonishing new heights in Step Up 5 All In. Out Now On 3D Blu-ray (TM), Blu-ray (TM), DVD & Digital.
Find Out More
For your chance to win, just tell us 'what's your fondest PlayStation memory from the last 20 years?
Enter Now
Our favourite summer flick BEGIN AGAIN is now yours to own and we're giving you the chance to sort out your wardrobe with $1000 voucher from The Iconic!
Enter Now
Are you ready to experience Incredible Things? Taylor Swift's new fragrance available in stores now.
Find Out More