METALLICA - Creeping Death
'Creeping Death' is a song by Metallica released as a single in 1984 from their second album 'Ride The Lightning'. The song describes Plague of the Death of the Firstborn (Exodus 12:29) from the perspective of the Angel of Death. The artwork was done by Alvin Petty. Kirk Hammett had seen it in his house and thought it would be perfect for the single.