Metallica (1991) Bass, Backing Vocals
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5' 9" (1.75 m)
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When I came into Metallica, I had to do justice to Cliff's work, but I also had to put my own signature on it. No one could be Cliff Burton; Cliff Burton was the Jimi Hendrix of bass. I had to practice, practice, practice to get anywhere close to where he was.
Replaced original Metallica
bassist Cliff Burton
in 1986 after Burton was tragically killed in a tour bus accident when Metallica
's bus crashed in Sweden while they were touring Europe.