Kerrang! Cool 100 list

Kerrang! 2002

Number 6: James Hetfield

"I've always loved Metallica and James Hetfield is just the master. I've never seen any frontman who can command a crowd like he can. Back in the Nirvana days I considered Hetfield the ultimate frontman and, if anything, he's just got more intense over the years. He's written the occassional good riff too of course....."