Fade to Black

~ Recording by Metallica

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Megaforce Records MRI 769
1.4 Fade to Black 6:56 Ride the Lightning Metallica Music for Nations MFN 27
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Elektra (1950–1989, revived 2009–06-01; read annotations before use) 9 60396-2
1.4 Fade to Black 6:56 Ride the Lightning Metallica Music for Nations MFN 27
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) 838 140-1
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Elektra (1950–1989, revived 2009–06-01; read annotations before use) 9 60396-4
1.4 Fade to Black 6:56 Ride the Lightning Metallica Music for Nations CD MFN 27
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica CBS/Sony (Japan) 25DP 5340
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label), Phonogram 838 140-2
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) 838 140-2
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) 838 140-4
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label), Phonogram 838 140-2
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label), Phonogram 838 140-2
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label), Helicon Records, Phonogram 838 140-2
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label), Phonogram 838 140-2
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) CD 60396
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Elektra (1950–1989, revived 2009–06-01; read annotations before use) 9 60396-2
1.4 Fade to Black 6:59 Ride the Lightning Metallica DCC Compact Classics GZS-1136
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Sony Music Japan International Inc. (Do not use as a label, see the annotation.) SICP 476
1.4 Fade to Black 6:57 Ride the Lightning Metallica
1.4 Fade to Black 6:56 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) UICR-1053
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) 838 140-2
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Warner Bros. Records (“WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across) 424636-1
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) DP 0076
1.4 Fade to Black 6:56 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) UICY-94663
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Universal International (release must say "制作:Universal International" AND have no logos other than "Universal Music") UICY-20223
1.4 Fade to Black 6:57 Ride the Lightning Metallica Blackened BLCKND004-2
1.4 Fade to Black 6:57 Ride the Lightning Metallica Blackened
1.4 Fade To Black (Remastered) 6:57 Ride the Lightning Metallica
1.4 Fade to Black 6:57 Ride the Lightning Metallica Blackened 00602547885227
1.4 Fade to Black 6:56 Ride the Lightning Metallica Blackened BLCKND004RD-1
5.4 Fade to Black 6:57 Ride the Lightning Metallica Blackened BLCKND004RD-1
1.4 Fade to Black 6:56 Ride the Lightning Metallica Blackened BLCKND004R-1
1.4 Fade to Black (Remastered) 6:57 Ride the Lightning Metallica Blackened
1.4 Fade to Black (Remastered) 6:57 Ride the Lightning Metallica
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label), Phonogram 838 140-2
Promotion
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Ride the Lightning Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) 838 140-2
1.4 Fade to Black 6:55 Saint Anger Promo Metallica Vertigo (British rock label) SACDP1
Bootleg
1.11 Fade to Black 6:58 Very Best '98 Metallica
1.7 Fade to Black 6:59 200% Ultra Hits Metallica Dance OK! Studio BRONS 308
1.8 Fade to Black 6:55 Greatest Hits Metallica Star Mark 20354-1/2, 20360-1/2
1.4 Fade to Black 6:56 The Greatest Hits Metallica
1.6 Fade to Black 6:53 17 Years in the Life of Metallica Metallica
1.4 Fade to Black 6:53 Best Ballads Metallica
1.4 Fade to Black 6:54 Best Ballads Metallica
1.9 Fade to Black 6:54 Greatest Ballads Platinum Collection Metallica
1.11 Fade to Black 6:55 Metal Up Your Ass Metallica

Relationships

electric bass guitar [bass]: Cliff Burton (1984-02-20 – 1984-03-14)
drumset [drums]: Lars Ulrich (1984-02-20 – 1984-03-14)
electric guitar [lead guitar]: Kirk Hammett (1984-02-20 – 1984-03-14)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]: James Hetfield (1984-02-20 – 1984-03-14)
assistant producer: Flemming Rasmussen
Mark Whitaker
engineer: Flemming Rasmussen
lead vocals: James Hetfield (1984-02-20 – 1984-03-14)
producer: Metallica
phonographic copyright by: Precious Metal Music (1984)
Blackened Recordings (copyrights holder, do not use as label!) (2016)
mixed at: Sweet Silence Studios (Strandlodsvej) in Copenhagen, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark
recorded at: Sweet Silence Studios (Strandlodsvej) in Copenhagen, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark (1984-02-20 – 1984-03-14)
recording of: Fade to Black (1984-02-20 – 1984-03-14)

Fade to Black

composer: Cliff Burton
Kirk Hammett
James Hetfield
Lars Ulrich
lyricist: James Hetfield
publisher: Creeping Death Music