Cliff Burton

Clifford Lee "Cliff" Burton (February 10th 1962 - September 27th 1986) was an American musician, best known as the second bass guitarist for the American thrash metal band Metallica, recording three studio albums. He died in 1986 after getting crushed by a tour bus in Copenhagen whilst promoting Metallica's third album "Master of Puppets".

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Lists Featuring Cliff Burton

Best Bassists Ever Top 10 Greatest Metal Bassists
Top Ten Saddest Musician Deaths Best Members of Metallica
Musicians You Would Bring Back From the Dead Greatest Deceased Rock Artist
Top Ten Metal Musicians Who Died Too Soon Musicians Who Died Without Reaching Their Peak
Top Ten Best Thrash Metal Bassists Best Rock Bassists

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