Metallica Donates Polar Music Prize Money

LOVE THIS. Incredible stuff here. Metallica. They are TRULY good humans.

They donated their Polar Prize Award Money to 3 different charities. Check out the story via Billboard:

After receiving the Polar Music Prize from King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden in Stockholm on Thursday (June 14), Metallica has donated its monetary award of one million Swedish Kroner (just over $130,000) to three charities. The band is giving 50 percent of their prize money to the Stockholm City Mission, which supports the homeless; 25 percent to the World Childhood Foundation, founded by Sweden’s Queen Silvia; and 25 percent to the Afghanistan National Institute of Music, also a recipient of this year’s Polar Music Prize...

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