Axl Rose net worth: Axl Rose is an American rock star who has a net worth of $150 million. Axl Rose was born William Bruce Rose on February 6, 1962 in Lafayette, Indiana. Axl Rose is most famous for being the founding member of the extremely popular rock band Guns N' Roses. Guns N' Roses is one of the most successful rock bands of all time. They were especially popular in the late 80s and early 90s. The band's 1987 debut album "Appetite for Destruction" has sold nearly 30 million copies worldwide to date. Twenty five years later, it is the best selling debut album of all time. The band's follow up albums "Use Your Illusion I" and "Use Your Illusion II" went on to sell a combined 35 million copies worldwide. In total, Guns N Roses has sold well over 100 million albums worldwide which is enough to make them one of the best selling bands in history. The band took a break for a number of years and when it returned, Axl was the only original member still included in the line-up. They have toured off and on since then and released an album entitled, "Chinese Democracy" in 2008. Over the years Axl has become somewhat of a reclusive figure. He has fought on and off with his former band mates and has took many years to write, compose and finally release Chinese Democracy.