10 Things To Know About James Hetfield From Metallica

The American Musician, James Hetfield has spent forty years in the music industry as part of the band, Metallica. There is no doubt that he is one of the greatest metal guitarist of all times. Be it his performances from the band or his solo sets, he’s mastered the instrument.

Coming from a musical background, you could say that music runs in his genes, his mother was an opera singer. James Hetfield picked his first instrument, piano at the age of nine and five years later, the guitar. Since then, nothing has stopped him form composing music.

As we celebrate the 57th birthday of the legend, James Hetfield who is an role model for many, we want to tell you the ten most important things to know about him.

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By: Aatira Kakroo