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Duff McKagan

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Michael Andrew "Duff" McKagan (born February 5, 1964), sometimes credited as Duff "Rose" McKagan, is an American musician. He played bass for twelve years in the hard rock band Guns N' Roses, with whom he achieved worldwide success in the late 1980s and early 1990s. McKagan rejoined the band in 2016, following their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.Toward the end of his first tenure with Guns N' Roses, McKagan released a solo album, Believe in Me (1993), and formed the short-lived supergroup Neurotic Outsiders. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Duff McKagan has received more than 4,140,243 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Duff McKagan is the 214th most popular musician (up from 230th in 2019), the 1,249th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,323rd in 2019) and the 62nd most popular American Musician.

Duff McKagan is most famous for being the bassist and co-founder of the band Guns N' Roses.

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  • 35

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  • 1.55

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Among musicians, Duff McKagan ranks 214 out of 2,662Before him are Dolores O'Riordan, Snoop Dogg, Lenny Kravitz, Bill Haley, Dr. Alban, and Pete Townshend. After him are Lucio Dalla, John Cale, J. J. Cale, Leslie Cheung, Mike Shinoda, and Billy Idol.

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Among people born in 1964, Duff McKagan ranks 31Before him are Courteney Cox, Oleksandr Turchynov, Klaus Ebner, Ronnie Coleman, Lenny Kravitz, and Marisa Tomei. After him are Tom Morello, Andy Serkis, Giuseppe Conte, Courtney Love, Edi Rama, and Gitanas Nausėda.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Duff McKagan ranks 1,249 out of 18,182Before him are Shia LaBeouf (1986), Geena Davis (1956), Marisa Tomei (1964), Frederick Cook (1865), Rene Russo (1954), and Robert Englund (1947). After him are Stonewall Jackson (1824), Mark Ruffalo (1967), Jacque Fresco (1916), Cole Porter (1891), Walter Gilbert (1932), and Donna Haraway (1944).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Duff McKagan ranks 62Before him are Jaco Pastorius (1951), Joe Satriani (1956), Pete Seeger (1919), Snoop Dogg (1971), Lenny Kravitz (1964), and Bill Haley (1925). After him are J. J. Cale (1938), Mike Shinoda (1977), Izzy Stradlin (1962), Kirk Hammett (1962), Marilyn Manson (1969), and Paul Stanley (1952).

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