Blackened

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Relationships

composer: James Hetfield
Jason Newsted
Lars Ulrich
lyricist: James Hetfield
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/54918 [info]
lyrics page: http://genius.com/Metallica-blackened-lyrics [info]
http://lyrics.wikia.com/Metallica:Blackened [info]
later parody versions: Blackened the U.S.S.R.
referred to in medleys: Justice Medley

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1988-01 – 1988-05 Blackened Metallica 6:42
1988-09-11 Blackened (live, 1988-09-11: MTK Football Stadium, Budapest, Hungary) live Metallica 6:42
1988-10-18 Blackened (live, 1988-10-18: Oslo, Norway) live Metallica 6:58
1988-10-21 Blackened (live, 1988-10-21: Rudi-Sedlmayer-Halle. Munich, Germany) live Metallica 6:34
1988-10-29 Blackened (live, 1988-10-29: Bruxelles, Belgium) live Metallica 5:59
1988-12-07 Blackened (live, 1988-12-07: Long Beach Arena, Long Beach, CA, USA) live Metallica 2:02
1988 Blackened (live, 1988: Market Square Arena, Indianapolis, IN, USA) live Metallica 6:11
1989-02-03 Blackened (live, 1989-02-03: Veteran's Memorial, Austin, TX, USA) live Metallica 1:34
1989-02-03 Blackened (live, 1989-02-03: Erwin Events Center, Austin, TX, USA) live Metallica 1:28
1989-02-05 Blackened (live, 1989-02-05: Reunion Arena, Dallas, TX, USA) live Metallica 6:20
1989-02-05 Blackened (live, 1989-02-05: Reunion Arena, Dallas, TX, USA) live Metallica 6:17
1989-02-26 Blackened (live, 1989-02-26: Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, NC, USA) live Metallica ?:??
1989-04-07 Blackened (live, 1989-04-07: Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON, Canada) live Metallica ?:??
1989-04-14 Blackened (live, 1989-04-14: Battle Creek, MI, USA) live Metallica 6:22
1989-05-13 Blackened (live, 1989-05-13: Yoyogi Olympic Pool, Tokyo, Japan) live Metallica 6:37
1989-05-13 Blackened (live, 1989-05-13: Yoyogi Olympic Pool, Tokyo, Japan) live Metallica 6:41
1989-05-17 Blackened (live, 1989-05-17: Koseinenkin Hall, Osaka, Japan) live Metallica 6:36
1989-08-29 – 1989-08-30 Blackened (live, 1989-08-29/30: Seattle Center Coliseum, Seattle, WA, USA) live Metallica 6:37
1989 Blackened (live, 1989: USA) live Metallica 1:33
1990-05-21 Blackened (live, 1990-05-21: Paris, France) live Metallica 8:32
1991-11-18 Justice Medley: Eye of the Beholder / Blackened / The Frayed Ends of Sanity / ...and Justice for All / Blackened (live, 1991-11-18: Civic Centre, Ottawa, ON, Canada) live and medley Metallica 8:56
1992-02-29 Blackened (live, 1992-02-29: Friends of Misery: Providence, RI, USA) live Metallica 2:14
1992-04-08 Eye of the Beholder / Blackened / The Frayed Ends of Sanity / ...and Justice for All (live, 1992-04-08: East Rutherford, NJ, USA) live and medley Metallica 9:21
1992-04-14 …and Justice for All (live, 1992-04-14: Copps Coliseum, Hamilton, ON, Canada) live and medley Metallica 9:03
1992-05-15 Blackened (live, 1992-05-15: Bison Sports Arena, Fargo, ND, USA) live Metallica 2:34
1992-10-24 Blackened / The Frayed Ends of Sanity / ...and Justice for All / Blackened / Jump in the Fire / Escape / [Kirk guitar solo] (live, 1992-10-24: Blitzkrieg on Wembley: London, UK) live and medley Metallica 11:22
1992-10-25 Justice Medley: Eye of the Beholder / Blackened / The Frayed Ends of Sanity / …and Justice for All / Blackened (live, 1992-10-25: Wembley Arena, London, UK) live and medley Metallica 8:33
1992-11-07 Justice Medley: Eye of the Beholder / Blackened / The Frayed Ends of Sanity / ...and Justice for All / Blackened (live, 1992-11-07: Ahoy, Rotterdam, Netherlands) live and medley Metallica 9:16
1993 Justice Medley: Eye of the Beholder / Blackened / The Frayed Ends of Sanity / ...and Justice for All / Blackened (live, 1993: Sports Place, Mexico City, Mexico) live and medley Metallica 9:38
2000-01-04 Blackened (live, 2000-01-04: All State Arena, Chicago, IL, USA) live Metallica 6:54
2000-01-09 Blackened (live, 2000-01-09: Target Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2003-05-03 Medley: Hit the Lights / Enter Sandman / Blackened / Fight Fire With Fire / Battery / Leper Messiah (live, 2003-05-03: Universal City for "MTV ICON", Los Angeles, CA, USA) live, medley and partial Metallica 6:46
2003-05-18 Blackened (live, 2003-05-18: The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2003-05-19 Blackened (live, 2003-05-19: The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2003-05-21 Blackened (live, 2003-05-21: The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2003-05-22 Blackened (live, 2003-05-22: The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2003-05-31 Blackened (live, 2003-05-31, Riverside Studios, London, UK) live Metallica 6:17
2003-06-08 Blackened (live, 2003-06-08: Rock am Ring, Nürburgring, Germany) live Metallica 6:16
2003-06-11 Blackened (live, 2003-06-11: Le Bataclan, Paris, France) live Metallica ?:??
2003-06-11 Blackened (live, 2003-06-11: Le Bataclan, Paris, France) live Metallica 8:14
2003-06-11 Blackened (live, 2003-06-11: Le Bataclan, Paris, France) live Metallica 9:12
2003-06-11 Blackened (live, 2003-06-11: La Trabendo, Paris, France) live Metallica 5:43
2003-06-26 Blackened (live, 2003-06-26: Orange Stage, Roskilde Festival, Roskilde, Denmark) live Metallica 8:03
2003-07-05 Blackened (live, 2003-07-05: Skydome, Toronto, ON, Canada) live Metallica 9:59
2003-07-13 Blackened (live, 2003-07-13: Citrus Bowl, Orlando, FL, USA) live Metallica 6:58
2003-11-11 Blackened (live, 2003-11-11: Saitama Arena, Tokyo, Japan) live Metallica 9:48
2003-12-03 Blackened (live, 2003-12-03: Spektrum, Oslo, Norway) live Metallica 8:02
2004-03-02 Blackened (live, 2004-03-02: Phoenix, AZ, USA) live Metallica 6:25
2004-03-05 Blackened (live, 2004-03-05: Los Angeles, CA, USA) live Metallica 6:20
2004-03-06 Blackened (live, 2004-03-06: Los Angeles, CA, USA) live Metallica 6:33
2004-03-08 Blackened (live, 2004-03-08: San Francisco, CA, USA) live Metallica 6:22
2004-03-13 Blackened (live, 2004-03-13: Thomas and Mack Center, Las Vegas, NV, USA) live Metallica 6:23
2004-03-18 Blackened (live, 2004-03-18: Rose Garden, Portland, OR, USA) live Metallica 6:12
2004-03-23 Blackened (live, 2004-03-23: Edmonton, AB, Canada) live Metallica ?:??
2004-04-20 Blackened (live, 2004-04-20: Uniondale, NY, USA) live Metallica 6:20
2004-04-26 Blackened (live, 2004-04-26: Norfolk, VA, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2004-04-28 Blackened (live, 2004-04-28: Louisville, KY, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2004-04-29 Blackened (live, 2004-04-29: Grand Rapids, MI, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2004-05-01 Blackened (live, 2004-05-01: Cincinnati, OH, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2004-05-26 Blackened (live, 2004-05-26: Copenhagen, Denmark) live Metallica 6:12
2004-05-28 Blackened (live, 2004-05-28: Olympic Stadium, Helsinki, Finland) live Metallica 6:14
2004-05-30 Blackened (live, 2004-05-30: Ullevi, Gothenburg, Sweden) live Metallica ?:??
2004-05-31 Blackened (live, 2004-05-31: Śląski Stadium, Chorzów, Poland) live Metallica 6:15
2004-06-04 Blackened (live, 2004-06-04: Rock in Rio, Lisbon, Portugal) live Metallica 6:29
2004-06-08 Blackened (live, 2004-06-08: Ludwigshafen, Germany) live Metallica 6:12
2004-06-13 Blackened (live, 2004-06-13: Olympic Stadium, Munich, Germany) live Metallica 6:06
2004-06-15 Blackened (live, 2004-06-15: Partizan Stadium, Belgrade, Serbia) live Metallica ?:??
2004-06-19 Blackened (live, 2004-06-19: La Romareda Stadium, Zaragoza, Spain) live Metallica 6:04
2004-06-21 Blackened (live, 2004-06-21: Amsterdam Arena, Amsterdam, Netherlands) live Metallica 6:00
2004-06-25 Blackened (live, 2004-06-25: Dublin, Ireland) live Metallica 6:02
2004-06-29 Blackened (live, 2004-06-29: Stadio Euganeo, Padova, Italy) live Metallica 6:04
2004-07-02 Blackened (live, 2004-07-02: Werchter, Belgium) live Metallica ?:??
2004-08-19 Blackened (live, 2004-08-19: Indianapolis, IN, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2004-08-25 Blackened (live, 2004-08-25: Fort Wayne, IN, USA) live Metallica 6:10
2004-08-27 Blackened (live, 2004-08-27: Chicago, IL, USA) live Metallica 6:13
2004-08-30 Blackened (live, 2004-08-30: Hilton Coliseum, Ames, IA, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2004-09-03 Blackened (live, 2004-09-03: Frank Erwin Center, Austin TX, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2004-10-01 Blackened (live, 2004-10-01: Auburn Hills, MI, USA) live Metallica 6:05
2004-10-06 Blackened (live, 2004-10-06: Toronto, ON, Canada) live Metallica 6:09
2004-10-07 Blackened (live, 2004-10-07: Corel Centre, Ottawa, ON, Canada) live Metallica 6:03
2004-10-15 Blackened (live, 2004-10-15: Pepsi Colisee, Quebec City, QC, Canada) live Metallica 6:09
2004-10-17 Blackened (live, 2004-10-17: Washington, DC, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2004-10-28 Blackened (live, 2004-10-28: John Labatt Centre, London, ON, Canada) live Metallica 6:09
2004-11-13 Blackened (live, 2004-11-13: Gwinnett Center, Duluth, GA, USA) live Metallica 6:05
2004-11-28 Blackened (live, 2004-11-28: San Jose, CA, USA) live Metallica 5:58
2006-03-25 Blackened (live, 2006-03-25: Green Point Stadium, Cape Town, South Africa) live Metallica 6:19
2008-09-12 Blackened (live, 2008-09-12: O2 World, Berlin, Germany) live Metallica ?:??
2008-09-12 Blackened (live, 2008-09-12: O2 World, Berlin, Germany) live Metallica 6:32
2008-09-14 Blackened (live, 2008-09-14: BBC Radio One Theatre, London, UK) live Metallica 7:31
2008-09-15 Blackened (live, 2008-09-15: O2, London, UK) live Metallica ?:??
2008-10-23 Blackened (live, 2008-10-23: Tingley Coliseum, Albuquerque, NM, USA) live Metallica 6:54
2008-12-01 Blackened (live, 2008-12-01: Key Arena, Seattle, WA, USA) live Metallica 6:23
2008-12-15 Blackened (live, 2008-12-15: Cox Arena, San Diego, CA, USA) live Metallica 6:22
2009-01-26 Blackened (live, 2009-01-26: Chicago, IL, USA) live Metallica 6:08
2009-03-25 Blackened (live, 2009-03-25: LG NEC Arena, Birmingham, UK) live Metallica 6:08
2009-05-11 Blackened (live, 2009-05-11: Festhalle, Frankfurt, Germany) live Metallica 6:05
2009-06-04 Blackened (live, 2009-06-04: Foro Sol, Mexico City, Mexico) live Metallica ?:??
2009-07-05 Blackened (live, 2009-07-05: Rock Werchter, Werchter, Belgium) live Metallica 5:28
2009-07-07 Blackened (live, 2009-07-07: Arènes de Nîmes, Nîmes, France) live Metallica 5:37
2009-07-09 Blackened (live, 2009-07-09: Optimus Alive 09, Lisbon, Portugal) live Metallica ?:??
2009-07-23 Blackened (live, 2009-07-23: Forum, Copenhagen, Denmark) live Metallica 5:57
2009-07-25 Blackened (live, 2009-07-25: Kirjurinluoto, Pori, Finland) live Metallica 6:01
2009-09-19 Blackened (live, 2009-09-19: Bell Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada) live Metallica 6:14
2010-01-21 Blackened (live, 2010-01-21: Buenos Aires, Argentina) live Metallica 6:06
2010-01-30 Blackened (live, 2010-01-30: Morumbi Stadium, Sao Paulo, Brazil) live Metallica 6:02
2010-03-10 Blackened (live, 2010-03-10: Bogotá Magnetic, Bogotá, Colombia) live Metallica 6:13
2010-03-14 Blackened (live, 2010-03-14: San Juan Magnetic, San Juan, Puerto Rico) live Metallica 6:02
2010-06-16 Blackened (live, 2010-06-16: Sonisphere, Bemowo Airport, Warsaw, Poland) live Metallica 5:46
2010-06-22 Blackened (live, 2010-06-22: Sonisphere Festival, Vasil Levski National Stadium, Sofia, Bulgaria) live Metallica 7:57
2010-06-22 Blackened (live, 2010-06-22: Sonisphere Festival, Vasil Levski National Stadium, Sofia, Bulgaria) live Metallica 7:58
2010-10-13 Blackened (live, 2010-10-13: Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand) live Metallica 6:19
2010-10-16 Blackened (live, 2010-10-16: Brisbane Entertainment Center, Brisbane, Australia) live Metallica 6:26
2011-04-23 Blackened (live, 2011-04-23: The Big Four, Empire Polo Club, Indio, CA, USA) live Metallica 6:20
2011-07-06 Blackened (live, 2011-07-06: Fiera Open Air Arena, Milan, Italy) live Metallica 6:39
2011-07-08 Blackened (live, 2011-07-08: Sonisphere UK, Knebworth House, UK) live Metallica 6:42
2011-12-10 Blackened (live, 2011-12-10: The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA, USA) live Metallica feat. Dennis Diaz & Annette Diaz 12:46
2013-02-23 Blackened (live, 2013-02-23: Soundwave Festival, Brisbane, Australia) live Metallica 6:23
2013-07-06 Blackened (live, 2013-07-06: Rosklide Festival, Roskilde, Denmark) live Metallica 6:02
2013-12-08 Blackened (live, 2013-12-08: Carlini Argentine Base, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica) live Metallica 6:19
2014-03-16 Blackened (live, 2014-03-16: Parque Simon Bolivar, Bogota, Columbia) live Metallica 6:12
2014-05-28 Blackened (live, 2014-05-28: Hietaniemi Beach, Helsinki, Finland) live Metallica 6:17
2017-07-12 Blackened (live, 2017-07-12: Comerica Park, Detroit, MI, USA) live Metallica ?:??
2017-09-08 Blackened (live, 2017-09-08: AccorHotels Arena, Paris, France) live Metallica 6:10
...and Justice for All (medley) cover Black Devil 7:28
Blackend cover The Forsaken 6:14
Blackened cover and live Hellsongs 5:15
Blackened (live, 1989-02-22: Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, CA, USA) live Metallica 6:37
Blackened Metallica 5:53
Blackened cover Hellsongs 4:45
Blackened cover Between the Buried and Me 6:40
Blackened cover Fantasmagoria 7:29
Blackened (live, 2003-05: Fillmore, San Francisco, CA, USA) Metallica 6:38
Blackened Metallica 5:47
Blackened cover The Forsaken 6:12
Blackened (live, 2009-06: Foro Sol, Mexico City, Mexico) live Metallica 6:14
Blackened (live, 2011-09-04: Yankee Stadium, New York, NY, USA) live Metallica ?:??
Blackened (live, 2011-07-03: Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden) live Metallica 6:31
Blackened (live, 2013-02-23: Soundwave Brisbane, RNA Showgrounds, Brisbane, Australia) live Metallica 6:23
Blackened (live, 2013-02-24: Soundwave Sydney, Olympic Park, Sydney, Australia) live Metallica 6:07
Blackened (enhanced bass) Metallica 6:44
Blackened (live) live Metallica 6:17
Blackened (live, 1991-1992: USA) live Metallica 2:19
Blackened (live, 1992-01-13/14: The Sports Arena, San Diego, CA, USA) live Metallica ?:??
Blackened cover Fantasmagoria 7:35
Blackened cover Letargo ?:??
Blackened (live: Santiago, Chile) live Metallica 6:53
Blackened cover CRASH 5:51
Blackened cover Die Krupps 6:34
Blackened (early version) live Metallica 5:49
Blackened (live) live Metallica 5:58
Blackened (live) live Metallica 6:37
Blackened (live) live Metallica 6:37
Blackened (Metallica Cover) cover Disposable Heroes 6:37
Blackened (November 1987 demo) Metallica 5:58
Blackened (work in progress rough mix) Metallica 6:02
Justice Medley: Eye of the Beholder / Blackened / The Frayed Ends of Sanity / ...and Justice for All / Blackened (live, 1991-12-20: Long Island, USA) live and medley Metallica 10:26
Justice Medley: Eye of the Beholder / Blackened / The Frayed Ends of Sanity / ...and Justice for All / Blackened (live, 1993-05-08: Velez Sarsfield Stadium, Buenos Aires, Argentina) live and medley Metallica 8:24
Medley live and medley Metallica 6:30