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Country: Denmark
Label: Metal Blade Records

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Formed in: 1981
Broke up: 1985-1992
Hiatus: 1999-2009
Hiatus: 2009-

1981- Heavy metal
1981-1994 First wave of black metal

Line-up

Current members:
1981-  King Diamond - vocals, keyboards
1981-  Rene "Hank Shermann" Krolmark - guitars
1993-  Sharlee D'Angelo - bass
1994-  Bjarne T. Holm - drums
1996-  Mike Wead - guitars
Former musicians:
1981-1982  Benny Petersen - guitars
1981-1985  Kim Ruzz - drums
1981-1993  Timi Hansen - bass
1982-1996  Michael Denner - guitars
1993-1994  Snowy Shaw - drums
Guest musicians:
1992  Old Nick - drums
1993  Morten Nielsen - drums
1993  Lars Ulrich - drums

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1982 | 8.5 Mercyful Fate [EP]
1983 | 8.9 Melissa
1984 | 8.9 Don't Break The Oath
1993 | 8.4 In The Shadows
1994 | 8.3 Time
1994 | 8.1 The Bell Witch [EP]
1996 | 7.7 Into The Unknown
1998 | 7.2 Dead Again
1999 | 7.9 9
1999 | 8.5 The Curse Of Evil [EP]
 
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News / Concerts / Interviews

News
11.11.2013 Mercyful Fate - Hank Shermann Announces Solo Project
30.10.2013 Mercyful Fate - Celebrate 30th Anniversary Of 'Melissa' Album
07.01.2009 King Diamond - Shoots Down New Mercyful Fate Album Rumors
03.05.2007 Mercyful Fate - No Reunion At Hand
27.10.2006 Mercyful Fate - Albums Available For iTunes-Download

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