The lyrics are about grief, death, and loss. It was included as the opening track on the American version of the band's studio album Aftermath. Contemporary reviews at the time were mixed, with some music critics believing that its sitar sound was an attempt to copy the Beatles. Retrospectively, critics have considered "Paint It Black" more favourably, with Rolling Stone ranking it one of the greatest songs of all time. A chart success for the Stones, the song spent eleven weeks — including two at number one — on the US Billboard Hot , and spent a total of 21 weeks — including one atop the chart — on the UK Singles Chart. It was their third number-one single in the US and sixth in the UK. The song also topped charts in Canada and the Netherlands. Since its initial release, the song has remained influential as the first number one hit featuring a sitar, particularly in the UK, where it has charted on two other occasions. The song has been included on the set lists of multiple tours by the Rolling Stones and was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in
It is their first studio album in eight years following Death Magnetic , marking the longest gap between two studio albums in the band's career. It is also their first studio album released through Blackened. The album was Metallica's sixth consecutive studio album to debut at number one on the US Billboard , selling , album-equivalent units in its first week, and topping the charts in 57 countries. Having this album number one marked the second time in history that any band of any genre would have six consecutive albums debut at number one, following only Dave Matthews Band. In October , bassist Robert Trujillo said that the band had returned to the studio to begin writing new material.
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A special live stream took place that day at 7 p. You can now watch the entire stream below. His life was tragically cut short at the age of 24 in a tour bus crash on September 27, in Sweden.