Guns N" Roses frontman Axl Rose is unrecognisable after piling on the pounds

Sweet pie of mine! Guns N” Roses frontman Axl Rose is unrecognisable after piling on the pounds

2:58 PM on 4th October 2011

What happened A significantly larger Axl Rose was unrecongisable as he performed with Guns N

What happened A significantly larger Axl Rose was unrecongisable as he performed with Guns N” Roses in Rio, Brazil, last night

Changing figure: Axl Changing figure: Axl

Changing figure: Axl”s new look is a far cry from his slimline figure at the height of his fame

Axl Rose

Belting it out: The group performed songs including Sweet Child of Mine and Welcome To The Jungle at the Rock In Rio festival

Back in the day: Axl (centre) with Izzy Stradlin, Steven Adler, Duff McKagan and Slash

Back in the day: Axl (centre) with Izzy Stradlin, Steven Adler, Duff McKagan and Slash