Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Reveals Unexpected Favorite Song To Play

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – FEBRUARY 06: Musician Lars Ulrich of Metallica performs onstage at CBS RADIO’s third annual ‘The Night Before’ at AT&T Park Presented by Salesforce on February 6, 2016 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for CBS).

Metallica has written and recorded a massive amount of songs over the years, but drummer Lars Ulrich still favors one from their fifth record, The Black Album.”

Of course, that album included mega-hits likeEnter Sandman” andNothing Else Matters” — but Ulrich’s favorite song of all time to perform live on stage is “Sad But True.” 

He told GQ Magazine, “I just playing that song. I play it a little differently each time. I love the tempo and giving it a different interpretation every time I play it.”

What’s one Metallica song (from any album) that you could listen to on repeat day after day?



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