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"One" was written in November 1987 by Metallica's principal composers — rhythm guitarist/vocalist James Hetfield and drummer Lars Ulrich. This song details the life of a soldier after he becomes a decerebrated paraplegic. During his time in the hospital, he reflects on his life and things his father told him. The doctors become worried because he does not die.

The lyrics are based on the novel "Johnny Got His Gun" by Dalton Trumbo, an anti-war novel about World War I… read more

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  • Avatar for Rysterf
    truely a timeless classic
  • Avatar for pitrafilla
    como una epopeya... me encanta ese guitarreo... Amando.
  • Avatar for corvette911
    New album will be like "...AJFA"? First at 15 Oct 2013, 7:38am
  • Avatar for edneoson
    "é a banda mais foda de humor, quem não gosta é bambiiiiiiii"
  • Avatar for Disvisonpunk86
    Fucking amazing track one the best metal song ever written too <3 <3 Metallica
  • Avatar for Samson-91
    Epic track. The official video kick ass with the way how it's done.
  • Avatar for marwahishaam
    i can't get enough of this song
  • Avatar for b5stewa
    def a top 10 metal song in my book and this album just kicks ars all over the playground!
  • Avatar for robveiga
    I agree with gmusicmaker
  • Avatar for gmusicmaker
    One of their best songs and albums ever!

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