Axl Rose shares Election Day poem encouraging voting

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November 3, 2020

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Axl Rose has shared a statement encouraging fans to vote today, Election Day.

The statement is presented in the form of a poem, with the Guns N' Roses frontman offering different reasons to vote in each stanza.

"VOTE/For The Future/Of Our Country/Our Planet/Your Planet/This Planet/The Only Planet We Have," Rose writes.

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Rose has been more politically vocal in recent years, and has been critical of President Donald Trump and his administration.

"In general my posts in regard to current events, politics or social issues [are] usually coming from a sense of outrage, obligation n' responsibility to say something at times when I feel not to is being complicit (as opposed to a desire for attention or self promotion)," Rose previously wrote in a statement defending his right to speak out.

Here is Axl Rose's entire Election Day poem:

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