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TrendingJohn Frusciante rejoins Red Hot Chilli Pappers.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Announce Return Of John Frusciante

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RHCP - Life After John Frusciante

Longtime guitarist John Frusciante is back with the band. Red Hot Chili Peppers announced the news on Sunday. He replaces Josh Klinghoffer, who joined the Chili Peppers full-time 10 years ago when Frusciante quit the band to focus on his solo career. The band announced Frusciante's return "with great excitement, and full hearts," while expressing gratitude to Klinghoffer for his time with the band and "the countless gifts he shared with us."
    Replaces guitarist
    Music artists

    Josh Klinghoffer

    First time appeared on the band's 1989 album
    Music titles

    Mother's Milk

    Completed drug rehabilitation and rejoined the band in 1998

    Drug rehabilitation