Erin Everly Wiki
Erin Everly Biography
Erin Everly is best known as the ex-wife of Guns N Roses frontman Axl Rose. The former model made headlines for her relationship with the rocker in the early 1990s. Decades later, Rose appears in the REELZ documentary Axl Rose: Guns N ‘Roses Frontman.
Erin Invicta Everly was born on November 8, 1965, in Los Angeles, California to singer Don Everly and his wife, actress Venetia Stevenson, according to IMDb. The celebrity couple also welcomed her daughter Stacy and her son Edan before divorcing in 1970.
Everly’s father was best known as one half of the 1950s rock ‘n roll duo, the Everly Brothers, alongside his brother Phil. The two topped the charts with the hits “Bye Bye Love”, “All I Have to Do Is Dream”, “Cathy’s Clown” and more.
After growing up in a celebrity family, Erin Everly worked as a model when she was a teenager and moved to New York City for a time. She has dated various celebrities, including actor Donovan Leitch and actor David Arquette, but her most memorable relationship was with Rose.
Erin Everly Age
Erin Everly is now 55 years old
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Marc Canter, an old friend of Slash who grew up together, remembers Axl and Erin’s relationship.
“I remember when she first appeared. She had a good job, she was modeling a bit and always had a little money and took good care of Axl. Erin didn’t seem like the type to hang out with GNR. She looked like you knew a step above what you know, like she doesn’t look like a stripper. ”
When the interviewer asked her what she thought of this song, “Sweet Child O’ Mine. ”
Erin Everly also appeared in another Guns N ‘Roses music video for the 1987 song “It’s So Easy.” Erin played a slightly bolder role (to say the least) compared to her previous music video. The footage consisted primarily of S&M material between Axl and Erin, but was not released at the time.
“Axl wanted to put in some S&M stuff that he filmed with [his ex-wife] Erin Everly, without my knowing at the time; he quietly arranged it with Nigel Dick. When I went to see the footage, I sat down with Nigel and started doing some basic editing, there was a lot hanging Erin from the door, putting a gag on her, hitting her and stuff. ”
Does Axl Rose have kids?
No, he has no children.
Axl Rose and Erin Everly’s wedding
Four years after they started dating, the couple finally tied the knot on April 28, 1990. The couple exchanged vows during a wedding ceremony held at Cupid’s Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas. Apparently Axl wanted an annulment only 48 hours after the marriage.
Four months after the marriage, Erin Everly lost her baby to a miscarriage, which contributed greatly to the breakdown of her relationship.
Around the same time as the miscarriage, the famous bottle incident with Axel’s neighbor occurred. Which ultimately led to some of the inspiration behind the song, “Right Next Door To Hell.”
Their marriage finally ended 10 months after the Las Vegas wedding.
Talking about their relationship, Axl Rose said: “Erin and I treated each other like shit… Sometimes we treated each other really well because the kids in us were the best of friends. But then there were other times when we just completely screwed up our lives. ”
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Their abusive and wild relationship was not unknown to friends and those around the band. According to Rolling Stone, the band Great White used a recording of Erin Everly defending herself from the blows thrown by Axl Rose on their 1992 album Psycho City.
In 1994, People magazine published an article about Axl’s abusive relationships with his ex-wife and former girlfriend Stephanie Seymour. The latter with whom he was embroiled in a lawsuit at the time, where they both ended up successfully suing each other. That’s Hollywood for you!
In March 1994, Erin Everly filed her own lawsuit against Axl Rose. She claimed that she had subjected her to physical and emotional abuse. In addition to stating that she had frequent bouts of unpredictable anger. Axl claimed otherwise and the lawsuit was ultimately settled out of court.
After the release of the album Chinese Democracy, Axl talked about the song “Oklahoma”, which was inspired by the court case with his ex-wife and the Oklahoma City bombing.
Erin Everly now
After her divorce from Axl Rose, Erin Everly ended up updating some well-known celebrities like David Arquette, Anthony Kiedis from the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers, Donovan Jerome Leitch, son of singer-songwriter Donovan, Matthew Nelson, and Matthew Klyn.
In 1997, she ended up marrying Jack Portman, with whom she has three children in her hometown of Atlanta. In 2006, the couple ended up divorcing and in 2010, Erin Everly was arrested for domestic violence. She was arrested for attacking Matthew Klyn with a knife.
In 2011, Guns N ‘ses presented a show in Atlanta, Georgia. Many fans noted that Erin Everly attended the show in Atlanta in 2002 or 2006 was that Axl knew Erin Everly lived there and was worried that she would show up.