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Metallica | Biography, Albums, Streaming Links | AllMusic

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Active

1980s - 2010s

Formed

1981 in Los Angeles, CA

Genre

Pop/Rock

Styles

Heavy Metal Speed/Thrash Metal Hard Rock

Group Members

Cliff Burton James Hetfield Jason Newsted Kirk Hammett Lars Ulrich Dave Mustaine Robert Trujillo Ron McGovney Submit Corrections

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