Bassist Duff McKagan reunited with his former bandmate Axl Rose at Wednesday's Golden Gods Awards, performing "Paradise City" with Guns 'n' Roses.

You can watch the performance below.

It was the first time McKagan performed with Axl Rose in the United States since leaving GNR in 1997. 

McKagan is temporarily filling in for GNR's permanent bassist Tommy Stinson. 

During the awards show, Rose was also presented with the Ronnie James Dio Lifetime Achievement Award.

The Golden Gods Awards will air on VH1 Classic Saturday, May 24 at 7 pm.

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