Metallica are set receive a prestigious honor from Sweden with this year’s Polar Music Prize.
The award is given to “celebrate music in all its various forms and to emphasize the original intention of the Polar Music Prize: to break down musical boundaries by bringing together people from all the different worlds of music.”
Metallica now join an elite cast of artists to have received the award, including Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, B.B. King, and more.
hey will be presented with the award on June 14th.