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Red Hot Chili Peppers
Red Hot Chili Peppers performing at a Pinkpop festival
Background information
Origin Los Angeles, California
Genres Rock
Funk rock
Alternative rock
Years active 1983–present
Labels EMI (1984–1990)
Warner Music (1990–present)
Members
Anthony Kiedis
Flea
Josh Klinghoffer
Chad Smith
Past members
Hillel Slovak
John Frusciante
Dave Navarro
Jack Irons
Arik Marshall
Jack Sherman
Jesse Tobias
D.H. Peligro

Red Hot Chili Peppers are an American rock band. The band started in 1983 in Los Angeles, California. The state of California has been a theme in many of their songs. The members of the band are singer Anthony Kiedis, bass guitarist Flea, guitarist Josh Klinghoffer, and drummer Chad Smith.

The Red Hot Chili Peppers have released ten studio albums. Their early albums consisted of a mix of Rock and Funk, and were not very successful. The band's membership changed several times during this period, but Kiedis and Flea have been with the band since it started.

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