Christopher Lee second album
2012-06-09 by MO | 26 Comments
Iconic award-winning actor Sir Christopher Lee, famous for an innumerable amount of movie roles, has celebrated his 90th birthday with a second heavy metal album.

Titled "Charlemagne: The Omen of Death", this new heavy metal/power metal album will be the third musical piece Sir Lee will be adding to his vast resume. His first metal album "Charlemagne: The Sword and the Cross" won him the "Metal Hammer Award" in 2010 and was met with with a generally positive reception.

In talking about his new creation he explains that instead of being more symphonic and operatic, "Charlemagne: The Omen of Death" will be "100% heavy metal".

A sample and option to buy the single from the album can be found here: http://www.amazon.com/Let-
Legend-Mark-Me-King/dp/B0088GV67O/ref=sr_shvl_album_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1339185314&sr=301-1

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GeoffJesterPemberton
June 9th 2012
209 Comments


omg.

sixdegrees
June 9th 2012
17564 Comments


this is great

Puzzles
June 9th 2012
3065 Comments


Mother of god

baldymort
June 9th 2012
785 Comments


I've heard he sheds even more blood of the Saxon man on this than he did on the first album. So pumped for this.

Persata
June 9th 2012
74 Comments


What an absolute hero.

MO
June 10th 2012
18998 Comments


^ and that's just it

whether this is good or not (I think it'll be sweet) the fact he's doing a metal album at 90?! well that just speaks for itself, the man's a beast

Rowan5215
June 10th 2012
27913 Comments


What is this is he even human I don't even

oltnabrick
June 10th 2012
31302 Comments


METAL ALBUM AT 90 YEARS OLD. THANK YOU.

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RodTFD
June 10th 2012
102 Comments


I would expect nothing else from a political idealist such as dooku.

Ignimbrite
June 10th 2012
5464 Comments


this is amazing

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Emim
June 10th 2012
26666 Comments


Wizard, Sith Lord, Knight, and apparently Musician.


You have my respect.

BassDemon333
June 10th 2012
3414 Comments


this is awesome lol

Voivod
Staff Reviewer
June 10th 2012
6287 Comments


Fantastic news.

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Emim
June 10th 2012
26666 Comments


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Lee

holy crap

cvlts
June 10th 2012
8977 Comments


good god what a bro

dimsim3478
June 10th 2012
5331 Comments


Dooku m/

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Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
June 10th 2012
31493 Comments


Christoper

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MichaelSnoxall
June 10th 2012
12163 Comments


Eh, I respect him for doing what he loves and not letting age be a barrier, but his music is pretty average.

Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
June 10th 2012
31493 Comments


Again:

Christoper


BonRurgundy
June 10th 2012
352 Comments


Such a legend, being 90, Its amazing how much cultural and technological change he's lived through. He was probably in
his late 50's when metal started to become popular, so choosing it as his musical style is remarkable as it must have
been dramatically different than the music of his youth.

Titan50
June 10th 2012
4588 Comments


Such a boss, so much respect

Wolfhorde
June 10th 2012
13687 Comments


Fuck yea for this guy.

LifeIsJustCoccy
June 10th 2012
3 Comments


Dude is the ultimate badass.

MichaelSnoxall
June 10th 2012
12163 Comments


Deviant, you're staff, why don't you fix it?

Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
June 10th 2012
31493 Comments


Can't

MO
June 10th 2012
18998 Comments


Oh shit thanks dev



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