Fade To Black "is a song by metal band Metallica, which appeared in 1984 on their album Ride The Lightning. It is the first ballad of the band. The song is about a person who's life is no longer looking down and wants to commit suicide .
The song was written by singer/guitarist James Hetfield.
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The song is introduced by a sensitive guitar solo. The vocals of Hetfield alternates from quiet to exuberant. The song is covered by a guitar solo.