Guns N’ Roses paid tribute to basketball legend Kobe Bryant during their concert at the second Bud Light Super Bowl Music Fest. Frontman Axl Rose spoke to the crowd before performing their cover version of Bob Dylan’s classic “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door,” saying:
While they performed the track, the screen began to cycle through a slideshow of photos of Kobe and his family which you can see on the fan-filmed footage below.
Guns N Roses respectfully paying tribute to #KobeBryant and the other helicopter crash victims. @gunsnroses @richardfortus @DizzyReed @Slash @DuffMcKagan @FrankFerrer66 @axlrose @TheMelissaReese #RIPKobe #RIPKobeBryant #GunsNRoses pic.twitter.com/880omycpo1
— del james (@deljamesgang) February 1, 2020