Metallica Blacklist tribute to 'The Black Album'
The Blacklist tribute album is huge! it features remastered tracks, deluxe box sets, vinyl goodies and the big feature is a a shitload of artists and bands covering Metallica songs and they're from a wide range of genres. And to top it off 100% of the proceeds are going to charity.
It features covers of Enter Sandman by Weezer, Ghost, Mac DeMarco, Rina Sawayama and others. Legendary hardcore punk band OFF! A cover of "Holier Than Thou" by legendary punk/hardcore getup OFF! and from our own Aussie punk legends The Chats. It even has a cover of Nothing Else Matters by Miley Cyrus featuring WATT, Elton John, Yo-Yo Ma, Robert Trujillo, Chad Smith.
The charities the proceeds of the songs will be going to by the choice of the artists. The Chats have revealed their charities will be Metallicaâ€™s All Within My Hands Foundation and The North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency.
Miley Cyrus has already released her track on social media and has said "Honored to be in company of some of the greatest to ever do it,â€
Check it out:
None More Blacklist
'The Black Album' was sold over 30 million copies worldwide and the album has spent 580 (non-consecutive) weeks on the Billboard 200 chart in USA. The only other band that has achieved this is Pink Floyd with their album 'The Dark Side of The Moon'.
Metallica's Blacklist will feature a remastered version of 'The Black Album', 180 gram Double Vinyl LP, Standard CD and 3 CD Expanded Edition, digital, and Limited Edition Deluxe Box Set (containing the album remastered on 180G 2LP, a picture disc, three live LPs, 14 CDs (containing rough mixes, demos, interviews, live shows), 6 DVDs (containing outtakes, behind the scenes, official videos, live shows), a 120-page hardcover book, four tour laminates, three lithos, three guitar picks, a Metallica lanyard, a folder with lyric sheets, and a download card).
It will be released on the groupâ€™s own Blackened Recordings on 10th September.
The Metallica Blacklist Tracklist
'Enter Sandman' Covers
Alessia Cara & The Warning
'Sad But True' Covers
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit
Mexican Institute of Sound feat. La Perla & Gera MX
'Holier Than Thou' Covers
'The Unforgiven' Covers
Cage The Elephant
Vishal Dadlani, DIVINE, Shor Police
Flatbush Zombies feat. DJ Scratch
'Wherever I May Roam' Covers
Chase & Status feat. BackRoad Gee
'Donâ€™t Tread on Me' Covers
Portugal. The Man
'Through the Never' Covers
'Nothing Else Matters' Covers
Miley Cyrus feat. WATT, Elton John, Yo-Yo Ma, Robert Trujillo, Chad Smith
My Morning Jacket
'The God That Failed' Covers
'My Friend of Misery' Covers