Jeff Hanneman, Dead at 49

In MemoriumJeff Hanneman was 49. He was a founding member of the American thrash metal band Slayer.

He wrote the lyrics and music for Slayer's "Angel of Death" which was sampled by Public Enemy in their 1988 song "She Watch Channel Zero?!"




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Jason from Sudbury

Rip Jeff

May 3, 2013 @ 12:34 AM

MrFascination

I love it when a "musician" uses the word "sample"...

In other words, really you don't have the musical talent or creativity so you RIPPED the tune for someone...

May 3, 2013 @ 4:36 PM

James Rustleton

You mean like how most musicians ripped off black musicians for their own gain? Like how Elvis did it? How white of you.

May 3, 2013 @ 11:44 PM

MrFascination

James, Ripped what off? Taking a style of music and creating your own take on it is ripping off?... Not coping... Big difference.

May 6, 2013 @ 2:42 PM

Anonymous

Led Zeppellin were the worst offenders when it came to ripping off other artists.

May 6, 2013 @ 2:54 PM

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