Guns N Roses iconic video for “Sweet Child O’ Mine” this week surpassed one billion views on YouTube, making it the first clip from the ’80s to accomplish such a feat, according to Variety.
The video was originally released in 1987 as one of the the singles on Guns N’ Roses iconic debut album, Appetite for Destruction. It followed the legendary rockers as they rehearsed in Mendiola’s Ballroom in Huntington Park, California.
Consequence of Sound reports that the Sweet Child O’ Mine” video isn’t the rock outfit’s only YouTube milestone. The clip for the Rock & Roll Hall of Famers’ 1992 power ballad “November Rain” recently became the only video from the 1990s to cross 1 billion views.
Via Variety / COS