Enter Sandman

~ Recording by Metallica

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Metallica Metallica Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) 9 61113-2
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Metallica Metallica Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) CD 61113
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:33 Metallica Metallica Sony Records (Japanese imprint) SRCS-5577
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Metallica Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) 510 022-2
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:29 Metallica Metallica Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) 61113-1, 9 61113-1
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Metallica Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) STARCD5856
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Enter Sandman Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) 868 727-1
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Metallica Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) 510 022-4
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Metallica Metallica Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) CD 61113
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Metallica Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) 510 022-1
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Metallica Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) 510 022-2
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Metallica Metallica Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) 61113-9
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:33 Metallica Metallica Sony Records International (Japanese TEXTLESS walking eye imprint) SICP 479
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Metallica Metallica Warner Bros. Records (“WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across) 511831-1
1.1 Enter Sandman ?:?? Metallica Metallica Universal Music Group International (manages UMG's offices in most countries outside of North America), Vertigo (British rock label) 00600753156063, 0731451002212
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Metallica Metallica Vertigo (British rock label)
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:33 Metallica Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) UICY-94666
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:33 Metallica Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) UICY-20226
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Metallica Metallica Blackened BLCKND008-2
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:31 Metallica Metallica Warner Bros. Records (“WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across)
1.11 Enter Sandman 5:33 Mastermix Classic Cuts 47: Rock Various Artists
Promotion
2.1 Enter Sandman 5:34 Saint Anger Promo Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) SACDP1
1.2 Enter Sandman 5:31 Past Magnetic Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) PASTMAGCJ1
Bootleg
1.9 Enter Sandman 5:33 Heavy Best Metallica CDP183
1.14 Enter Sandman 5:32 Very Best '98 Metallica
1.8 Enter Sandman 5:33 200% Ultra Hits Metallica Dance OK! Studio BRONS 308
1.8 Enter Sandman 5:27 Slashes, Crashes & Hits Metallica [no label] (Special purpose label – white labels, self-published releases and other “no label” releases) [none]
1.22 Enter Sandman 5:31 40 Greatest Metal Songs Various Artists
1.6 Enter Sandman 5:32 The Metal Museum, Volume 8: Thrash Metal Various Artists
1.1 Enter Sandman 5:32 Greatest Hits Metallica Star Mark 20354-1/2, 20360-1/2
3.17 Enter Sandman 5:31 Greatest Hits of Modern Rock Various Artists
1.2 Enter Sandman 5:32 The Greatest Hits Metallica
2.7 Enter Sandman 5:32 17 Years in the Life of Metallica Metallica
1.5 Enter Sandman 5:34 Metallurgy Metallica
33.11 Enter Sandman ?:?? Promo Only: Platinum Series Various Artists Promo Only

Relationships

bass guitar: Jason Newsted
drums: Lars Ulrich
guitar family: Kirk Hammett
James Hetfield
lead vocals: James Hetfield
phonographic copyright by: Blackened Recordings (copyrights holder, do not use as label!) (1991)
mash-ups: Around the Sandman by G3RSt
Enter You by Wax Audio
Off to Nico Nico Land (Love Live! vs. Metallica) by Truongasm
Tricky Sandman (Metallica vs. Run Dmc) by DJ M.I.F.
sampled by: Deeper Sand by The Kleptones
part of: The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 399)
recording of: Enter Sandman

Enter Sandman

composer: Kirk Hammett
James Hetfield
Lars Ulrich
lyricist: Kirk Hammett
James Hetfield
Lars Ulrich
later parody versions: Enter Samson
Enter Sandman (parody by Кирилл Немоляев)
Internet Sandman
later translated parody versions: Entra l'uomo di sabbia
Schlaf Kindlein, schlaf
Soramonttuhumppa
later versions: Enter Sandman (S&M version)
referred to in medleys: Polka Your Eyes Out