Music Article

Go Figure

Guns n' Roses (finally) have a new album -- We give you the numbers behind the long delayed ''Chinese Democracy''

Axl Rose claims Chinese Democracy will drop in the fall, nearly 13 years after GN'R's last studio album.

Years Rose has been working on Chinese Democracy

Years within that time that pro-democracy Chinese dissident Wang Dan spent in jail

Number of natural disasters to hit China during that time

Approximate millions of Chinese yuan reportedly spent on Democracy — a catastrophic $13 million

Original GN'R members who are still with the band (helloooo, Axl!)

Originally posted May 26, 2006 Published in issue #879 Jun 02, 2006 Order article reprints