.

Guns N' Roses Hit New Milestone With Classic Video 2018 In Review


01-01-2019
Guns N' Roses

(hennemusic) Guns N' Roses Hit New Milestone With Classic Video was a top 18 story of July 2018: The video for Guns N' Roses 1991 classic, "November Rain", has reached a new milestone on YouTube. Forbes reports the clip has become the first music video from the pre-YouTube era (the site launched in 2005) to surpass the 1 billion views mark...and shows no sign of slowing down.

Directed by Andy Morahan and one of the most expensive music videos ever made, "November Rain" averaged nearly 560,000 views every day in 2017, according to YouTube; its hits are actually increasing in recent years, with its peak daily views reached on November 25, 2017.

The third single from "Use Your Illusion I" reached No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100; at almost 9 minutes, the tune also has the distinction of being the longest song in history to enter the top ten of the US chart.

YouTube also confirms that Guns N' Roses are now the biggest musical act on the site for both the 1980s and 1990s, as the two videos for "Sweet Child O' Mine" are closing in on a combined 2.3 billion views, and "November Rain" becomes the first music video from the 1990s to reach the billion-view milestone, Read more and watch the video here.

hennemusic is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright hennemusic - Excerpted here with permission.


Related Stories


Guns N' Roses Share Live Salt Lake City Video

Guns N' Roses Share Multiple Download Videos

Dee Snider Disappointed Guns N' Roses Haven't Fully Reunited

Guns N' Roses Cancel Fall Tour Due To Pandemic

Former Guns N' Roses Guitarist Gilby Clarke Releases Quarantine Jam Video

Guns N' Roses Matt Sorum Covers Tom Petty Classic

Guns N' Roses Stream Video From Reunion Tour

Guns N' Roses' Fortus On Reunion Dynamics With Slash

Former Guns N' Roses Guitarist Ashba Previews Debut Single

Guns N' Roses' Duff McKagan Guests On Mind Wide Open

More Guns N' Roses News

Share this article

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article



advertisement

advertisement


Follow Us: Facebook Twitter Feeds

Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2020 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.