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For the self-professed 'heaviest track' on the album, the Foos recruited Boyz II Men singer Shawn Stockman to sing backup vocals 40 layers deep.
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With the advent of thrash and the New Wave of British Heavy Metal further advancing to metal’s forefront, a golden age of music ruled the decade.
Dave Mustaine: Megadeth Plan on Returning to Studio in Late 2017
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