On Twitter, Guns N’ Roses icon Axl Rose shared a photo of the band’s guitarist Slash with a simple note to celebrate his birthday while Duff McKagan praised his dear friend sending a wonderful message on Instagram.

The lead guitarist of Guns N’ Roses, Slash turned 55 years old on July 23rd. His friends and family celebrated the special day of the rock music icon. Slash’s bandmates, Axl Rose and Duff McKagan also joined the celebrations with their personal messages on their social media accounts.

However, the difference between the way Axl and Duff celebrated Slash’s birthday was pretty noticeable. The fans were expecting a more meaningful message from Axl Rose but he chose to celebrate his long-time bandmate’s birthday with a plain message.

On Twitter, Axl Rose posted the photo of Slash on stage and wrote a simple note on the caption saying:

Happy Fkn Birthday Slash!”

On the other hand, Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan posted a photo of Slash on his Instagram account and satisfied the expectations of the fans with his thoughtful long message praising his dear friend by saying:

Happy Birthday my man! The annual winner of ‘Badass Of The Year‘… Slash ..I won’t give it away that you are also a most solid dude, friend, and great Dad. Oops.

Have a killer day!

You can see the posts shared by Axl Rose on Twitter and Duff McKagan on Instagram below.