Guns N’ Roses Sweet Child O’ Mine video was filmed during the band’s rehearsals at Huntington Ballroom in Huntington Beach, California. Written by Axl Rose, Slash, Izzy Stradlin, Duff McKagan, and Steven Adler, the lyrics are about Axl’s girlfriend Erin Everly.
“She’s got a smile that it seems to me
Reminds me of childhood memories
Was as fresh as the bright blue sky…
As the third single from Appetite For Destruction, Sweet Child O’ Mine was Guns N’ Roses only Number One hit, was named #37 on Guitar World’s 100 Greatest Guitar Solos, and ranked Number 35 on the 1990 ZRock 1000.