Metallica star Kirk Hammett has pulled in a multi-million dollar profit on his Californian mansion, making a reported $6.43 million (£4 million) in the sale.
The guitarist paid $2.56 million (£1.6 million) for the luxury home in San Francisco's exclusive Pacific Heights community, which includes a music studio, billiard room and a bar in the basement.
And Hammett has managed to beat the housing market slump by selling the property for a reported $8.99 million (£5.6 million), leaving him with a massive $6.43 million (£4 million) profit, according to