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An artist's depiction of Hetfield at the alternate-reality Taco Bell from The Onion

James Hetfield is an American singer and musician, best known as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist in Metallica, who was once imagined to have been recognized as Employee of the Month of a Taco Bell franchise in the satirical newspaper The Onion.

Childhood Taco Bell Tie-InEdit

Hetfield was born to Virgil and Cynthia Hetfield on August 3, 1963 in Downey, California, the same town in Los Angeles County where Glen Bell opened the first Taco Bell restaurant. Dave Mustaine preferred Del Taco, causing the formation of Megadeath.