|Informations rapides sur James Hetfield|
|Hauteur||6 pi 1¼ po|
|Date de naissance||3 août 1963|
|Signe du zodiaque||Leo|
James Hetfield est un musicien, chanteur et compositeur américain qui est surtout connu pour être le co-fondateur, chanteur principal, guitariste rythmique et auteur-compositeur principal du célèbre groupe de heavy metal américain Metallica . Avec le groupe, il a produit plusieurs titres à succès tels que Now That You're Dead , Halo On Fire , Moth into Flame et bien d'autres. Il a une énorme base de fans de médias sociaux avec plus de 500000 abonnés sur Instagram.
Nom de naissance
James Alan Hetfield
Het, Jaymz, The Het, Papa Het, Mighty Het
Signe du soleil
Lieu de naissance
Downey, Californie, États-Unis
Vail, Colorado, États-Unis
James a fréquenté l'école secondaire Downey .
Musicien, auteur-compositeur, producteur, chanteur
- Père - Virgil Lee Hetfield (chauffeur de camion)
- Mère - Cynthia Bassett (née Nourse) (chanteuse d'opéra léger)
- Frères et sœurs - Il a une sœur cadette.
- Autres - Virgil Hetfield (grand-père paternel), Ralph Carroll Nourse (grand-père maternel), Alice Adelaide Gleed (grand-mère maternelle), David (demi-frère aîné). Il a également un autre demi-frère aîné.
James est représenté par Q-Prime Management.
Heavy Metal, Thrash Metal, Hard Rock, Speed Metal
Chant, Guitare, Batterie
- Enregistrements Megaforce
- Dossiers Elektra
- Registres de vertige
- Warner Bros. Records Inc.
- Records noircis
6 pi 1¼ po ou 186 cm
89 kg ou 196 lb
Petite amie / conjoint
James a daté -
- Alycen Rowse - James était lié à une femme nommée Alycen Rowse dans le passé.
- Teresa Haynes – After Alycen, he was said to be dating Teresa Haynes.
- Marlo Broaddus (1983) – In 1983, he was in a relationship with Marlo Broaddus.
- Leah Storkson (1984) – James was linked with Leah Storkson in 1984.
- Kristen (1988-1990) – James started dating a woman named Kristen in 1988. The couple dated for almost 2 years before breaking up in 1990.
- Francesca Tomasi (1992-Present) – James began dating Argentinean personality Francesca Tomasi in 1992. The two dated for 5 years before getting married on August 17, 1997. They have 3 children together namely Cali Tee Hetfield (b. June 13, 1998, in San Francisco, California), Castor Virgil Hetfield, (b. May 18, 2000, in San Francisco, California) and Marcella Francesca Hetfield (b. January 17, 2002, in San Francisco, California).
Race / Ethnicity
He has English, German, Irish, and Scottish ancestry.
He often tends to dye his hair ‘blonde’.
- Hand Tattoos
- Tall height
- James has done endorsement work for brands like ESP Guitars.
- He also appeared in a TV commercial for Guitar Center in 2014.
He grew up in a strict Christian household.
Best Known For
Being the co-founder, lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist, and main songwriter for the famous American heavy metal band, Metallica
James released his first studio album Kill ‘Em All along with the band Metallica on July 25, 1983. The album was declared ‘platinum’ by The Recording Industry Association of America, The Australian Recording Industry Association, and Music Canada.
James made his theatrical film debut in The Darwin Awards as himself in 2006.
First TV Show
He made his first TV show appearance in U as himself in 1993.
James Hetfield Favorite Things
- Childhood Influence – Aerosmith
- Influences – Queen, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Misfits, AC/DC, Cheap Trick, Rush, Van Halen, Blue Öyster Cult, Scorpions, Alice Cooper, Kiss, Ramones, The Damned, The Stooges, UFO, Jimi Hendrix, Motörhead, S*x Pistols, Venom, Mercyful Fate, King Diamond, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, ZZ Top, Thin Lizzy, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Clash, Ted Nugent, MC5, Rainbow, Deep Purple
- American Football Team – Oakland Raiders
- Baseball Team – San Francisco Giants
- Ice Hockey Team – San Jose Sharks
Source – Wikipedia
James Hetfield Facts
- He grew up with strict parents who were Christian Scientists and did not believe in the use of medicine or any other medical treatment.
- At the age of 9, he began to take piano lessons, then played drums and at the age of 14, he learned how to play the guitar.
- His parents got divorced when he was 13 years old and 3 years after their divorce, in 1979, his mother died of cancer.
- His mother was so loyal to her faith that even after being diagnosed with cancer, she did not take medical help.
- He has reflected his upbringing and childhood in the songs like Dyers Eve and The God That Failed.
- After the death of his mother, he went to live with his older half brother.
- As a teenager, he had been part of a few bands such as Leather Charm and Obsession.
- James battled alcohol addiction but now maintains complete abstinence as, since 2002, he has been undergoing a rehab program.
- Some of his ideal interests include hunting, farming, beekeeping, customizing cars and motorcycles in his garage, and going to hot rod shows.
- He is also an avid sports lover and enjoys baseball, American football, and ice hockey.
- One of his prized possessions was the 1968 Chevrolet Camaro which was featured in the music video of I Disappear. It was given to him as a gift after the video was shot. James put the car on eBay and the proceeds were given to a Music for Schools program.
- His first ever signature guitar was by ESP Company, a Japanese guitar manufacturer company.
- Jusqu'à présent, il a utilisé plus de 50 guitares différentes, dont ESP Eclipse , Ken Lawrence Doubleneck Explorer , Zemaitis GZ Series GZV500MF-MBK , Gibson Firebird et bien d'autres.
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