Official Metallica.com footage from METALLICA's concerts in Little Rock, Houston and St. Louis can be viewed below. The clips include footage from meet-and-greet sessions, backstage jams and the actual performances.
METALLICA's new album, "Death Magnetic", was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) just six weeks after its release on September 12 by Warner Bros. Records.
"Death Magnetic" debuted atop The Billboard 200 chart, METALLICA's fifth consecutive album to do so, making them the only band in chart history to have five albums debut at No. 1. It breaks the band's tie with THE BEATLES, U2, and the DAVE MATTHEWS BAND, all of whom have four No. 1 album debuts. "Death Magnetic" remained at No. 1 for three consecutive weeks.
In addition to debuting at Number 1 atop Billboard's Rock, Alternative, Hard, and Internet album charts in the U.S., the album racked up No. 1 chart positions in 31 foreign countries, including the U.K., Canada, and Australia, and Top 3 chart slots in seven more, including Japan.
Little Rock, Arkansas at Alltel Arena on November 22, 2008:
Houston, Texas at Toyota Center on November 20, 2008:
St. Louis, Missouri at Scottrade Center on November 17, 2008:
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