For Whom The Bell Tolls

Metallica Buy

About For Whom The Bell Tolls

"For Whom the Bell Tolls" is a song by American thrash metal band Metallica. It was first released on the group's second album, Ride the Lightning (1984). In 1985, Elektra Records released it as a promotional single, with both an edited and full-length versions. The song is generally regarded as one of their most popular; by March 2018, it ranked number five on Metallica's live performance count. Several live albums and video albums include the song.


Year:
1997
77 Views

 Watch: New Singing Lesson Videos Can Make Anyone A Great Singer

Make his fight on the hill in the early day
Constant chill deep inside
Shouting gun, on they run through the endless grey
On they fight, for the right, yes, but who's to say?
For a hill men would kill, why? They do not know
Stiffened wounds test their pride
Men of five, still alive through the raging glow
Gone insane from the pain that they surely know

For whom the bell tolls
Time marches on 
For whom the bell tolls

Take a look to the sky just before you die
It's the last time you will
Blackened roar, massive roar fills the crumbling sky
Shattered goal fills his soul with a ruthless cry
Stranger now, are his eyes, to this mystery
He hears the silence so loud
Crack of dawn, all is gone except the will to be
Now they see what will be, blinded eyes to see

For whom the bell tolls
Time marches on
For whom the bell tolls

 The easy, fast & fun way to learn how to sing: 30DaySinger.com


Metallica

Metallica i/məˈtælɨkə/ is an American heavy metal band from Los Angeles, California, whose releases include fast tempos, instrumentals, and aggressive musicianship that placed them as one of the founding "big four" of thrash metal alongside Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax. They formed in 1981 when James Hetfield responded to an advertisement that drummer Lars Ulrich had posted in a local newspaper. As of 2003, the line-up features long-time lead guitarist Kirk Hammett (who joined the band in 1983) and bassist Robert Trujillo (a member since 2003) alongside Hetfield and Ulrich. Previous members of the band are lead guitarist Dave Mustaine (who went on to found the band Megadeth), and bassists Ron McGovney, Cliff Burton and Jason Newsted. The band also had a long… more »

FAVORITE (6 fans)

Written by: Clifford Lee Burton, James Alan Hetfield, Lars Ulrich

Lyrics © Songtrust Ave

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind

Discuss the For Whom The Bell Tolls Lyrics with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these lyrics to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "For Whom The Bell Tolls Lyrics." Lyrics.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 2 Mar. 2021. <https://www.lyrics.com/lyric/6573453/Metallica>.

    Missing lyrics by Metallica?

    Know any other songs by Metallica? Don't keep it to yourself!

    Watch the song video

    For Whom The Bell Tolls

    74.7M
    585.7K     46,384

    Quiz

    Are you a music master?

    »
    In which song does Jon Pardi describe a time when he misses his girl through a metaphor about the weather?
    • A. Heartache Medication
    • B. Burning Man
    • C. Rainy Night Song
    • D. The Thunder Rolls

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant explanation for any lyrics that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant explanation for any acronym or abbreviation that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Metallica tracks

    On Radio Right Now

    Loading...

    Powered by OnRad.io


    Think you know music? Test your MusicIQ here!

    Movies in which is played

    For Whom The Bell Tolls

    »