Wednesday, December 10, 2014

VIDEO: Guns N’ Roses classic performed by Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper performed the Guns N’ Roses classic, “Sweet Child O’ Mine”, at the Conservative Party of Canada’s annual Christmas party in Ottawa Tuesday night.

Sun News Network reports the tune was one of several played by Harper and his band, the Van Cats, in a 7-song set that included tracks by Johnny Cash, John Denver and The Beatles.

The third single from 1987’s “Appetite For Destruction”, “Sweet Child O’ Mine” delivered Guns N’ Roses their first and only No. 1 hit on the US Billboard Hot 100.

“Appetite” went on to sell more than 30 million copies worldwide, including 18 million in the US alone.

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