Master of Puppets

Master of Puppets

Digital reissue bonus tracks[64] No. Title Length 9. "Battery" (Live in Seattle 1989) 4:53 10. "The Thing That Should Not Be" (Live in Seattle 1989) 7:02
Total length:
66:41

Personnel

Credits are adapted from the album's liner notes.[65]

Metallica

Production

Packaging

  • Peter Mensch – cover concept
  • Don Brautigam – cover illustration
  • Ross Halfin; Rich Likong; Rob Ellsi – photography

Charts

Chart Peak
position
Australian Albums Chart[44] 33
Belgium Albums Chart[44] 94
Dutch Albums Chart[44] 17
Finnish Albums Chart[44] 7
French Albums Chart[44] 111
German Albums Chart[44] 31
Mexican Albums Chart[44] 66
New Zealand Albums Chart[44] 33
Norwegian Albums Chart[44] 30
Spanish Albums Chart[44] 52
Swedish Albums Chart[44] 14
Swiss Albums Chart[44] 18
UK Albums Chart[66] 41
US Billboard 200[67] 29

Certifications

Region Certification Sales/shipments
Canada (Music Canada)[68] 6× Platinum 600,000^
Finland (Musiikkituottajat)[69] Platinum 81,051[69]
United Kingdom (BPI)[70] Gold 100,000^
United States (RIAA)[71] 6× Platinum 6,000,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

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