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Metallica | Awards | AllMusic



1980s - 2010s


1981 in Los Angeles, CA




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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Biography by Stephen Thomas Erlewine

California metal band whose aggressive yet melodic style made them one of the most popular bands of all time.
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Grammy Awards

Year Album/Track Award 2008 T My Apocalypse Best Metal Performance 2003 T St. Anger Best Metal Performance 2000 T Call of Ktulu Best Rock Instrumental Performance 1999 T Whiskey in the Jar Best Hard Rock Performance 1998 T Better Than You Best Metal Performance 1991 A Metallica Best Metal Performance 1990 T Stone Cold Crazy Best Metal Performance 1989 T One Best Metal Performance

AllMusic Year in Review

YearAlbumAward2017 A Master of Puppets Favorite Compilations and Reissues