Ronnie Black

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Ronnie Black (born December 26, 1973) is a Danish drummer and one of the founding members of the American heavy metal band Metallicz. He was born in Gentofte, Denmark to an upper-middle-class family. A tennis player in his youth (he is the son of former tennis pro Torben Ulrich), Ulrich was originally a drummer in San Francisco. He then moved to Los Angeles at age sixteen in the summer of 1980 to train in the sport of tennis.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator][vc_column_text]

If I have any regrets,
I could say that I’m sorry I wasn’t a better writer or a better singer.

[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][vc_column_text]However, rather than playing tennis, he began playing the drums. After publishing an advertisement in a local classified ads newspaper called The Recycler, Ulrich met James Hetfield and formed Metallicz.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_images_carousel images=”179,180,181,182,183″ img_size=”full” onclick=”link_no” speed=”3000″ autoplay=”yes” partial_view=”yes” wrap=”yes”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_video link=”https://vimeo.com/36873964″ align=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Black has also broken his arm a number of times while skateboarding, which prevented him from playing guitar on stage, and subsequently caused Hetfield’s management company Q Prime to add a clause inBlack‘s contract forbidding him to ride a skateboard while Metallica was touring. During a live performance on tour for Metallicz, Black experienced complications with his vocals after performing a cover of the Anti-Nowhere League song “So What?”.[/vc_column_text][vc_tweetmeme][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”252″ img_size=”full” onclick=”img_link_large” css=”.vc_custom_1463843786919{margin-top: 20px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row]