Appetite for Destruction
|1||Welcome to the Jungle||04:34|
|2||It's So Easy||03:23|
|4||Out ta Get Me||04:25|
|8||Think About You||03:52|
|9||Sweet Child o' Mine||05:55|
Appetite for Destruction is the debut studio album released in July 1987 on Geffen Records. It was well-received by critics and topped the American Billboard 200 chart. As of September 2008, the album has been certified 18 times Platinum by the RIAA, accumulating worldwide sales in excess of 28 million as of October 2008. The album is featured in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.
Certifications & Peak Chart Positions:
#1 United States - 18 x Platinum
#5 United Kindom - 2 x Platinum
#3 Canada - Diamond
#16 Germany - Platinum
Guns N' Roses
- W. Axl Rose – lead vocals, percussion on "Welcome to the Jungle", synthesizer and whistle on "Paradise City"
- Izzy Stradlin – rhythm guitar, backing vocals, lead guitar on "Nightrain" and "Think About You", percussion on "Paradise City"
- Slash – lead guitar, rhythm guitar on "Nightrain" and "Think About You", talkbox on "Anything Goes"
- Duff McKagan – bass, backing vocals
- Steven Adler – drums
- Mike Clink – production
- Steve Thompson – mixing
- Michael Barbiero – mixing
- George Marino – mastering
- Victor Deyglio, Dave Reitzas, Micajah Ryan & Julian Stoll – engineering assistance
- Andy Udoff – engineering assistance
- Jeff Poe – engineering assistance
- Robert Williams – paintings
- Michael Hodgson – art direction, design
- Robert John – photography
- Jack Lue – photography
- Greg Freeman – photography