Lars Ulrich R is a Danish musician, songwriter, and record producer. He gained worldwide fame as the drummer and co-founder of American heavy metal band Metallica. The son and grandson respectively of tennis players Torben and Einer Ulrich, he played tennis in his youth and moved to Los Angeles at age 16 to train professionally. However, rather than playing tennis, Ulrich began playing drums. After publishing an advertisement in The Recycler, Ulrich met James Hetfield and formed Metallica. Along with Hetfield, Ulrich has songwriting credits on almost all of the band's songs. He was the face of the band during the Napster controversy.
|Born:||December 26, 1963, Gentofte, Denmark|
|Genres:||Heavy metal, thrash metal, hard rock, speed metal|
|Occupation(s):||Musician, songwriter, record producer|
|Website:||Lars Ulrich's Official site|
|Twitter:||Lars Ulrich's Twitter profile|
|Instagram:||Lars Ulrich's Instagram profile|
|Facebook:||Lars Ulrich's Facebook profile|
|IMDb:||Lars Ulrich's IMDb|
About Lars Ulrich
Metallica drummer who was outspoken about music piracy in the early 2000s when Napster was still in business.
Lars Ulrich Before Fame
He received a ticket to watch Deep Purple play after one of his friends could not make it, which inspired him to pursue a drumming career.
Achievement of Lars Ulrich
He was born in Denmark and played tennis as a young man.
Lars Ulrich Family Life
He got married to Debbie Jones in 1988 and, after their divorce in 1990, he remarried Skylar Satenstain on January 26, 1997. He has three children: Bryce, Layne and Myles.
Associations of Lars Ulrich
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