Former Guns N’ Roses drummer Matt Sorum has revealed he’s about to finally become a father! Sorum, who’s now 60, and his wife have posed for a new spread in People magazine.

The rocker, also known for his time in both the Cult and Velvet Revolver, posted a message from himself and wife Ace Harper, on his social media accounts, which states:

SURPRISE!! BABY GIRL SORUM coming in July!! We are beyond elated with God’s gift of our baby girl. Of all the beautiful adventures we’ve been fortunate enough to have in our lives, there is nothing that compares to the joy we feel of finally creating our own family. We’re excited to show our child all the wonderful experiences life has to offer. Ace & Matt

On September 7th, Sorum will publish his autobiography, titled Double Talkin’ Jive: True Rock ‘N’ Roll Stories From The Drummer Of Guns N’ Roses, The Cult, And Velvet Revolver.


  • Matt Sorum who was a member of Guns N’ Roses from 1990 to 1997, toured extensively with the band and is featured on the 1991 albums Use Your Illusion IUse Your Illusion II, 1993’s The Spaghetti Incident, and 1999’s Live Era: ’87-’93.
  • Sorum was featured on such Guns favorites as “You Could Be Mine,” “November Rain,” “Don’t Cry,” and the band’s classic cover of Paul McCartney & Wings‘ “Live And Let Die,” among many others.

CHECK IT OUT: Soon to be papa, Matt Sorum and wife Ace Harper: