Stand Aside Led Zeppelin, Guns N’ Roses Steals the Show
Led Zeppelin received a lot of flak for taking more than an influence from old Blues songs for many of their hits. It appears as though Guns N' Roses may have also stolen one of their biggest songs, "Sweet Child O' Mine."
Max TV in Australian compares GNR's song with a song by Australian Crawl called “Unpublished Critics.” They claim that the songs feature the same chugging chord progression, a similarly-sweeping lead break, the verse melody, and the elongated one-syllable vocal in the chorus.
Here are both songs in full.