The History of Metallica
Formed in 1981 in Los Angeles, California, Metallica is known for being one of the founding fathers of thrash metal music. They gained attention thanks to their performing skills and soon after began attaining critical recognition for their albums and technical ability. Despite tragedy and line-up changes, the band found mainstream success in the early 1990's. Controversy and internal problems did not stop them from churning out number one albums thereafter. In this WatchMojo.com video, we take a look at the history of Metallica.