Lars Ulrich

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Lars Ulrich

Ulrich at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con International held on July 19, 2013
Background information
Birth name Lars Ulrich
Born December 26, 1963 (1963-12-26) (age 50)
Gentofte, Denmark
Genres Heavy metal, thrash metal, hard rock, speed metal
Occupations Musician, songwriter, producer, actor
Instruments Drums, percussion, tambourine, guitar, vocals
Years active 1980–present
Associated acts Metallica, Mercyful Fate
Website www.metallica.com

Lars Ulrich (/ˈʌlrɪk/ UL-rik; born December 26, 1963) is the drummer for heavy metal band Metallica. He was born in Denmark, but moved to Los Angeles when he was seventeen.

Lars Ulrich is also known for his part in the removal of a music-sharing computer program called Napster, which he felt to be illegally using and sharing the music he and Metallica made.

Lars Ulrich stars as himself in the 2010 movie Get Him to the Greek starring Russell Brand. The movie is a spin-off of the 2008 movie Forgetting Sarah Marshall.

Discography[change | change source]

Metallica[change | change source]

Mercyful Fate[change | change source]

Metallica
James Hetfield | Lars Ulrich | Kirk Hammett | Robert Trujillo
Jason Newsted | Cliff Burton | Dave Mustaine | Ron McGovney
Albums
Kill 'Em All | Ride the Lightning | Master of Puppets | Garage Days Re-ReVisited | ...And Justice for All | Metallica | Load | ReLoad | Garage Inc. | S&M | St. Anger | Death Magnetic