King Diamond Has Triple Bypass
2010-12-18 by ovrot rocks he's the man | 44 Comments

King Diamond (real name: Kim Bendix Petersen) has undergo a triple bypass heart surgery following a trip to the emergency room. Doctors discovered there where multiple blocks in his arteries and had suffered multiple heart attacks. He is currently resting at his home after the surgery and taking a break from music until he is fully recovered.

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Iamthe Nightstars
December 18th 2010

2226 Comments


Wow that's too bad. Hope he gets better.

fr33convict
December 18th 2010

11687 Comments


That's too bad.

Buttloaves
December 18th 2010

46 Comments


Not cool.

AlmightyHabeeb
December 18th 2010

108 Comments


Did not see that coming.

GeorgeCostanza
December 19th 2010

196 Comments


i remember when i was 14 i had a friend who was really into all this metal shit, and he played King Diamond and Merciful Fate all the time. it was fucking terrible but hallucinatory and hilarious

ShadowRemains
December 19th 2010

20521 Comments


^very poor timing

hope he pulls through

BradMan
December 19th 2010

387 Comments


Damn...Hope he gets better...

Bleekill
December 19th 2010

832 Comments


lol, looks like I need to listen to more Diamond

Motiv3
December 19th 2010

8923 Comments


lol stfu MJ, no one likes you.

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Thane
December 19th 2010

2161 Comments


people with autism have a hard time knowing when to shut their mouth, dont blame him.

sad to hear this. Grandmaaaaa!

FilthyBorgir
December 19th 2010

1334 Comments


I hope King Diamond recovers from this.

Xenorazr
December 19th 2010

406 Comments


Wishing him a good recovery. Dio and others passing away still has me shaking my head.

Ichigo900
December 19th 2010

67 Comments


It would really suck if he died before he made his 13th album...

augustBURNSred88
December 19th 2010

109 Comments


Feel better King!

Hawks
December 19th 2010

35548 Comments


God damn this sucks. Mercyful Fate, and King Diamond in general, slay. Hopefully he gets better soon.

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coneren
December 19th 2010

11111 Comments


He's the fucking man, of course he will feel better before us mortals

ButcheredChildren
December 19th 2010

5591 Comments


at least this proves that he really is only human

LepreCon
December 19th 2010

3882 Comments


Hope he gets better soon, Mercyful Fate and his solo stuff rule face

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zaruyache
December 19th 2010

6226 Comments


Dio already died this year, Diamond needs to survive!

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AtomicWaste
Staff Reviewer
December 19th 2010

1985 Comments


Glad he seems to be alright and made it to the ER in time.

Here's to a speedy recovery, King!

BallsToTheWall
December 19th 2010

44164 Comments


............................................

dr2den
December 19th 2010

1342 Comments


mercyful fate all night

vanderb0b
December 19th 2010

3473 Comments


Damn, news sucks. Hope he'll get better soon.

Countess
December 19th 2010

818 Comments


loved Mercyful Fate, his solo stuff not so much

Hawks
December 19th 2010

35548 Comments


Gonna bump some Melissa and Don't Break the Oath tonight and hope he has a speedy recovery!

GeorgeCostanza
December 19th 2010

196 Comments


yeah get well soon Mr. Diamond. i think in times like these we all remember these lyrics from Mercyful Fate's immortal ballad "M.D.A.":

Satan's veil, the night so red
Another creature sighted
The night's alright, The music's loud
The feeling is so right

Mission: Destroy Aliens
Mission: Destroy Aliens
Mission: Destroy Aliens
Mission: Destroy

Someone wishes, dare to learn
And understand the chance
About his lair, the king has spoke
To be in there with him

Mission: Destroy Aliens
Mission: Destroy Aliens
Mission: Destroy Aliens
Mission: Destroy

Later on, the cauldron's burning
Take away their breath
You can't resist my evil touch
Nature fights their bearing

Mission: Destroy Aliens
Mission: Destroy Aliens
Mission: Destroy Aliens
Mission: Destroy
and yes sonictheplumber, King Diamond is more influential than Beethoven

whywontyoudie
December 19th 2010

3063 Comments


"King Diamond is more influential than Beethoven"

duh.

Urinetrouble
December 20th 2010

5760 Comments


LET ME HELP YOU OUT OF YOUR CHAIR GRANDMA

Ovrot
December 20th 2010

10490 Comments


GRANDMAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA WELLLLLLLCCCCCCCCCOOOOOOOMMMMMMMMMEEEEE HHHHHOOOOOOOOOOOMMMMMMMEEEEEEE!!

Fuck yeah King Diamond.
This world cannot have another metal god die.

theartofdoom
December 20th 2010

254 Comments


Pull through for us King, we fucking need you

Erotoman
December 20th 2010

12 Comments


Whoah. Hope he gets better... Maybe he struck some muscles by singing to many high Cs...

JaymzHetfield
December 20th 2010

87 Comments


King Diamond is more influential than Beethoven

Mewcopa0
December 20th 2010

1799 Comments


the connection between falsetos and heart disease is becoming clear

SteelErectedb4you8er
December 20th 2010

2616 Comments


King Diamond will survive, I know it. And he pushed her down the stairs...to DIE!!!!!....NO!...she cried! It's seventeen,
seventy-seven on the 7th day of Jullllyy!!!!!

crowing51
December 20th 2010

3448 Comments


this sucks, he better get well soon and record another album.

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jabberwockyGC
December 20th 2010

116 Comments


Had tickets to see him on his last tour which was canceled. If he dies before I get that second chance, I'll be very unhappy

Drunk
December 20th 2010

229 Comments


*Undergone.

combustion07
December 21st 2010

5343 Comments


Hope he recovers King Diamond and Mercy both slay, and the dude seems really cool in interviews.

TRMshadow
December 21st 2010

4982 Comments


He's a Musical god. He deserves a rest. Hope he gets better.

Puzzles
December 21st 2010

3065 Comments


King Diamond doesn't take a break from music. Music takes a break from King Diamond.

See wut I did thar?

Torii
December 21st 2010

812 Comments


Thats heavy. Hope he gets better.

MO
December 21st 2010

18492 Comments


ugh, crappy news, but I wish him a speedy recovery and to keep headbanging!

Trez
December 21st 2010

90 Comments


I wonder if the lyrics to "Last Rites" ever entered his mind during all this. lol Get well soon!

TAB
December 21st 2010

447 Comments


sucks.



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