Steven Adler

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Steven Adler

Adler (left) with Gilby Clarke at a Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony for Slash in
Background information
Birth name Michael Coletti
Born January 22, 1965 (1965-01-22) (age 49)
Cleveland, Ohio
Origin Los Angeles, California
Genres Hard rock, heavy metal
Occupations Musician, songwriter
Instruments Drums, percussion, guitar, vocals, maracas
Years active 1982–present
Labels Geffen, UZI Suicide, Shrapnel
Associated acts Adler, Adler's Appetite, BulletBoys, Guns N' Roses, Hollywood Rose, Road Crew, Vain
Website Official website

Steven Adler (born Michael Coletti, January 22, 1965) is an American musician. He is best known as the drummer and co-songwriter of the hard rock band Guns N' Roses during the late 1980s. He is the current drummer for the rock band Adler.

During his time in Guns N' Roses, Adler suffered from drug addiction. In 1990, the band fired Adler. He later rejoined the band after he signed a contract in which he promised to stop taking drugs.[1] He was fired from the band again on July 11, 1990, after his addiction left him unable to perform.[2]

Adler appeared on the second and fifth seasons of the reality television show Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew for his drug rehabilitation.[3] He also appeared on the first season of its spin-off show Sober House.[4]

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