Mercyful Fate

Danish heavy metal band

Mercyful Fate are a heavy metal band from Denmark. The band was formed in Copenhagen in 1980.

Mercyful Fate
Mercyful Fate Frontman King Diamond
Background information
OriginCopenhagen, Denmark
GenresHeavy metal, black metal[1][2]
Years active1981–1985, 1992–1999 (hiatus)
LabelsCombat, Roadrunner, Metal Blade, Rave On
MembersKing Diamond
Hank Shermann
Sharlee D'Angelo
Bjarne T. Holm
Mike Wead
Past member(s)Michael Denner
Timi Hansen
Kim Ruzz
Snowy Shaw

Members change

Current members change

Former members change

Session members change

  • Lars Ulrich - drums (1993)
  • Old Nick - drums (1981)
  • Morten Nielson - drums (1993)

Discography change

Studio albums change

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References change

  1. Huey, Steve. "Melissa review". Allmusic. Retrieved 2012-01-14.
  2. Sharpe-Young, Garry and Born, R. "Mercyful Fate". MusicMight. Archived from the original on 2012-09-20. Retrieved 2009-12-08.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)

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