Metal Blade Records is has just announced that Grammy Award nominated KING DIAMOND has signed a new 3 album worldwide record deal with the label.
“This is gonna be awesome! Another perfect piece of the puzzle. We have the full backup of Metal Blade, and there’s an understanding between us that goes much, much deeper than before.” He told us. “Our new business setup will noticeably benefit the fans in so many ways. You must have already noticed some of all the cool new stuff that is happening… Now we can’t wait to get out there and start touring again!”
Kim Bendix Petersen, better known by his stage name King Diamond, is a Grammy Award nominated Danish heavy metal musician and falsetto vocalist. He is the lead vocalist for both Mercyful Fate and the eponymous King Diamond.
In August of 2008, KING DIAMOND joined Metallica on stage at Ozzfest in Dallas to perform the Mercyful Fate medley made famous from the Garage, Inc. album. Additionally, KING DIAMOND was featured alongside Motorhead’s Lemmy Kilmister as a playable character in Guitar Hero: Metallica in 2009.
For news, updates, and all things King Diamond, you can visit his coven here at: www.kingdiamondcoven.com