Favorite Dave Navarro Album – Readers Poll
Dave Navarro celebrates his 45th birthday today (May 7). The six-string icon has carved out a legendary and unique career, having been a member of Jane’s Addiction and Red Hot Chili Peppers, as well as working with artists such as Marilyn Manson, Guns N’ Roses, Nine Inch Nails and even pop artists Christina Aguilera and Alanis Morissette.
Jane’s Addiction’s first album, a live effort was released in 1987, followed by their first proper studio album, ‘Nothing’s Shocking,’ in 1988. As one of hard rock’s most celebrated bands, Jane’s Addiction unfortunately went through almost as many hiatus’ as they’ve written albums, their latest being 2011’s ‘The Great Escape Artist.’
In 1993, Navarro joined yet another popular rock band, Red Hot Chili Peppers. His tenure in the band lasted five years and resulted in the guitarist lending his skills to the 1995 album ‘One Hot Minute.’
Navarro formed various side projects during his career, such as Desconstruction with fellow Jane’s Addiction member Eric Avery. The band released one self-titled album in 1994. The guitarist also began The Panic Channel in 2004 along with JA drummer Stephen Perkins and bassist Chris Chaney. The Panic Channel also released a solitary album, (ONe) in 2006. Navarro has also released two solo albums — 1995’s ‘Rhimorse’ and 2001’s ‘Trust No One.’
To wish Dave a Happy Birthday, we want to know which album featuring Dave Navarro is your all-time favorite. Check out the poll below and cast your vote.