Axl Rose is still ‘shocked’ by the death of Lisa Marie Presley.
The 60-year-old Guns N’ Roses frontman paid tribute to the late singer as he attended her Lifetime Service gala at Graceland on Sunday (22.01.23). I made it clear that I never imagined I would need to. ‘november rain’.
He told the mourners: I feel like I’m supposed to be texting her like I am now.
Axel added that he never meant to talk about Lisa Marie, who died on Jan. 12 at the age of 54 after suffering two heart attacks.
“I am sure this is truly devastating and unbearable for everyone here… I know that Lisa loved her family very much and was very protective of her father and his legacy. I have.”
Axl performed “November Rain” after his speech, and singers such as Billy Corgan and Alanis Morissette also performed at the ceremony.
The Guns N’ Roses singer shared last week how she tried to comfort Elvis’ only child, Lisa Marie, after her son Benjamin Keough committed suicide in 2020 at the age of 27.
He told People: Like her son’s, or her childhood father, her death seems impractical.
“Lisa loved her family, all her children. My heart goes out to them.
“Her son’s death was shocking, tragic and devastating. , I spoke awkwardly to let her know that I was thinking of her and that I would be of any comfort I could…thanks.”
Axl added that after Benjamin’s suicide, he exchanged messages with Lisa filled with jokes, news stories and “lots of animal videos” to try and cheer him up, adding, “Things I think about her all the time. , they want the best for her.
Axel, who hopes mother of four, Lisa Marie, can be in the afterlife with her son and Elvis, added: And indeed, you can expect their relationship to be intimate, but honestly, without at least a real-time lapse, it didn’t seem like a reasonable reality.
“No one knows what will happen after life, but she and Ben are together and in some way with her father and Ben’s grandfather and Lisa and the most important man in her life. are happy together.
“I was lucky enough to hear firsthand about her father and about her experiences and memories with him. She came to the show and we hung out backstage.” It was always great to meet her, she was always fun and very supportive.”