“Star A.D.” is a song by rock group Faith No More from their album “King for a Day… Fool for a Lifetime”. It is a funk song that features horns and and showcase of Patton’s large vocal range.

“Star A.D.” or “Star After Death” makes an appearance on Faith No More’s 2008 compilation The Works. When asked if the song was a reference to Kurt Cobain Mike Patton stated:
“God no! It’s about a phenomenon. And if that guy happened to be one, I don’t know. It’s one of those things that happen; it’s a Vegas thing. What could be more shameful than having to change your colostomy bag on stage?! Vegas is great, though. I love it. Welcome to America.

Edited by thejackyl on 19 Apr 2010, 22:35

Sources (view history)

The Works Magazine, Faith No More Interview” (Metal Hammer, January 1995,),


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