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With Strasman set on becoming a lawyer, he quit the band to keep his grades up and focus on college. Shortly after hanging out with the band, and attending a few shows, Kiedis was offered a position in the band by Flea.
He has struggled with drug addiction for the majority of his life and has abstained from drug use since 2000. That same year he would land two more acting jobs, one being on an ABC Afterschool Special and the other an appearance in the film, Jokes My Folks Never Told Me.Sherman was fired from the band following the tour and replaced by a returning Slovak.Funk musician George Clinton was hired to produce the band's second album, Freaky Styley, as Slovak returned on guitar.Kiedis recalled, "We were drawn to each other by the forces of mischief, love, and The Grateful Dead. At age 15, Kiedis broke his back attempting to jump into a swimming pool from a five-story building, missing the pool by a few inches.After Kiedis began working with Flea and Jack Irons, he was described as a "manic master of ceremonies" before he even began singing for the group.But after some time he persuaded his mother that he wants to live with his father, “Peggy” agreed and then he started living with his dad.
This is the time when he started taking interest in music.
Kiedis ultimately respected the decision, but felt the band would be lost without them.
Kiedis and Flea hired drummer Cliff Martinez from The Weirdos and guitarist Jack Sherman to fill Iron's and Slovak's places, respectively.
While attending Fairfax High School, Kiedis developed close friendships with fellow students Flea and Hillel Slovak, who at the time were members of a band called Anthym.
After high school, Kiedis began taking classes at UCLA, but dropped out during the beginning of his sophomore year.
He has recorded ten studio albums with the Red Hot Chili Peppers.