American guitarist and singer
|Birth name||James Alan Hetfield|
|Born||August 3, 1963 ,|
|Genres||Heavy metal, thrash metal, hard rock, speed metal, alternative metal|
|Occupation(s)||Musician, songwriter, producer|
|Instruments||Guitar, vocals, drums, piano, bass|
|Years active||1978 - present|
|Associated acts||Metallica, Spastik Children, Leather Charm|
Hetfield married his wife Francesca Tomasi on August 17, 1997. They have three children.
- "James Hetfield Biography, Bio, Profile, pictures, photos from Netglimse.com". Retrieved 2009-12-15.
- "Metallica singer gives 330 acres to Calif. county". Retrieved 2009-12-16.