David Michael Navarro (Santa Monica (California), 7 June 1967) is a guitarist and drummer who has played for Jane's Addiction and Red Hot Chili Peppers. Currently he plays with The Panic Channel and the cover band Camp Freddy.
Dave Navarro was born in 1967 in Santa Monica, California. He is a son of James Raul Navarro and Constance Colleen Hopkins. He went to the John Thomas Dye School in Bel-Air, where he met Eric Avery . His mother was murdered when he was young
Navarro is married and divorced three times. His first wife was a certain Tanja, whom he married in 1990. On October 15, 1994 , he married his second wife, Rhian.Navarro married model and actress Carmen Electra on 22 november 2003. On 8 August 2006 , the two separated.
In 1986 added Dave Navarro joined Jane's Addiction. This band was very successful in the alternative rock scene. The band stopped in 1991, and Perry Farrell decided to give a last concert at Lollapalooza .
In 1993 came at the Red Hot Chile Peppers Dave Navarro, after John Frusciante had stepped from the band in 1992 and several other guitarists fell short. And although the mutual relationship between the band members was slowly but surely better on a musical level, it was not easy. In 1995 they released the album One Hot Minute out, this was not well received by most fans and the press, but that was not to read off the charts with 5 million albums sold (it is called the slechtstverkochte album of the Group since their breakthrough in 1991). Yet the Red Hot Chili Peppers Dave Navarro went in 1998 each their own way.