50 Wildest Guns N' Roses Moments

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September 6th, 1989: Vince Neil Swings at Izzy at the MTV Video Music Awards
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September 6th, 1989: Vince Neil Swings at Izzy at the MTV Video Music Awards

After G N' R's VMA performance of "Heartbreak Hotel" with Tom Petty, Mötley Crüe's Vince Neil jumped out of the crowd in an attempt to punch Izzy Stradlin in the face. Izzy walked away with only a cut from Neil's ring, but more beef followed suit. When Neil challenged the band to a public fight, Axl responded in the press, "Vince, whichever way you want it, man: Guns, knives or fists, whatever you want to do. I don't care."

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