“Nothing Else Matters” by American heavy metal band Metallica, was written by the band’s lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist James Hetfield, and was released as the third single from their fifth studio album, titled “Metallica” (commonly referred to as “The Black Album”), in 1992.
The song is known for its acoustic guitar intro, which was initially recorded as a demo by Hetfield, and features a unique blend of heavy metal and balladry. The lyrics were written by Hetfield and were inspired by his then-girlfriend, whom he had to leave behind while on tour.
“Nothing Else Matters” became a commercial success for Metallica, reaching the top 10 in several countries, including the United Kingdom, Australia, and the United States. The song’s music video has been viewed billions of times on YouTube.
The song’s popularity has led to it being covered by various artists, and it has been included in numerous films, TV shows, and video games. “Nothing Else Matters” is often regarded as one of Metallica’s most popular and beloved songs.
let’s take a trip down memory lane!
Keep it heavy \m/