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* HarsherInHindsight: "Till the End", from the band's final album ''Bad Magic'', are about Lemmy reflecting on his life. Listened to after his death, the lyrics almost sound like he realizes he probably didn't have much time left.

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* HarsherInHindsight: "Till the End", from the band's final album ''Bad Magic'', are is about Lemmy reflecting on his life. Listened to after his death, the lyrics almost sound like he realizes he probably didn't have much time left.


* ArchivePanic: They have 22 studio albums for your listening pleasure. [[note]]23 if you count ''On Parole''.[[/note]]
** And thatís not even including the dozens upon dozens of compilation and live albums.
* CoveredUp: Many of the earlier covers.

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* ArchivePanic: They have 22 studio albums for your listening pleasure. [[note]]23 if you count ''On Parole''.[[/note]]
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[[/note]] And thatís not even including the dozens upon dozens of compilation and live albums.
%% ZCE * CoveredUp: Many of the earlier covers.



** MemeticMutation: When 2016 because the TraumaCongaLine year that lives in infamy, some people began to list Lemmy's passing as a ''prelude'' to how terrible 2016 was, especially since after his passing, Music/DavidBowie himself would pass away and arguably foreshadow what was yet to come.

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** MemeticMutation: When 2016 because became the TraumaCongaLine year that lives in infamy, some people began to list Lemmy's passing as a ''prelude'' to how terrible 2016 was, especially since after his passing, Music/DavidBowie himself would pass away and arguably foreshadow what was yet to come.


* VindicatedByHistory: ''Bastards'', though not due to any hate of any kind, but rather due to the fact that ZYX Records were incompetent and didn't promote it at the time of its release outside of Germany, meaning it had to be imported. When it was finally given a proper worldwide release in 2001 by Steamhammer Records, it was seen by many as one of the band's best albums.

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* VindicatedByHistory: VindicatedByHistory:
** ''Another Perfect Day''. In the Motörhead documentary ''The Guts and the Glory'', Lemmy stated that "Recording Another Perfect Day was fucking torture. Brian, he'd take seventeen hours doing a guitar track. It fucking took so long compared with the other albums. And then when it was released everybody fucking hated it". However, he stated in his memoir ''White Line Fever'' that "Another Perfect Day, was very good... Another Perfect Day stood the test of time Ė a lot of fans have recanted now and come to like it. But that didn't help us back then".
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''Bastards'', though not due to any hate of any kind, but rather due to the fact that ZYX Records were incompetent and didn't promote it at the time of its release outside of Germany, meaning it had to be imported. When it was finally given a proper worldwide release in 2001 by Steamhammer Records, it was seen by many as one of the band's best albums.


* ArchivePanic: They have 22 studio albums for your listening pleasure. [[note]]23 if you count ''On Parole''[[/note]]

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* ArchivePanic: They have 22 studio albums for your listening pleasure. [[note]]23 if you count ''On Parole''[[/note]]Parole''.[[/note]]


* ArchivePanic: They have over twenty albums for your listening pleasure.
** And thatís not even including the dozens upon dozens of compilation albums.

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* ArchivePanic: They have over twenty 22 studio albums for your listening pleasure.
pleasure. [[note]]23 if you count ''On Parole''[[/note]]
** And thatís not even including the dozens upon dozens of compilation and live albums.


* SignatureSong: "Ace of Spades". For wrestling fans, "[[Wrestling/TripleH The Game]]".

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* SignatureSong: "Ace of Spades". For wrestling fans, "[[Wrestling/TripleH The Game]]". For Series/{{Supernatural}} fans, "God Was Never On Your Side".

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* SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments: Music/DaveGrohl spoke at Lemmy's funeral and told of the first time they met. Dave went up to Lemmy and said, "You're my great musical hero. I'm a musician myself, I'm in the Music/FooFighters and I played in Music/{{Nirvana}}." Lemmy looks to Dave, and the first thing he says is, "I'm sorry about what happened to [[Music/KurtCobain your friend]]."


* SignatureSong: "Ace of Spades"

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* SignatureSong: "Ace of Spades"Spades". For wrestling fans, "[[Wrestling/TripleH The Game]]".


* VindicatedByHistory: ''Bastards'', though not due to any hate of any kind, but rather due to the fact that ZYX Records were stupid and didn't promote it at the time of its release outside of Germany, meaning it had to be imported. When it was finally given a proper worldwide release in 2001 by Steamhammer Records, it was seen by many as one of the band's best albums.

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* VindicatedByHistory: ''Bastards'', though not due to any hate of any kind, but rather due to the fact that ZYX Records were stupid incompetent and didn't promote it at the time of its release outside of Germany, meaning it had to be imported. When it was finally given a proper worldwide release in 2001 by Steamhammer Records, it was seen by many as one of the band's best albums.


* FaceOfTheBand: Lemmy, no doubt.

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* FaceOfTheBand: Lemmy, no doubt. To the point that, when Lemmy died on December 28 2015, the band permanently broke up the following day, knowing they couldn't go on without him.

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* HilariousInHindsight: The "wrestling match" part of the "Lemmy Is God" joke in ''Film/{{Airheads}}'' became this after Music/{{Motorhead}} themselves performed Wrestling/TripleH's themes for both himself ("The Game", "King of Kings") and his PowerStable Wrestling/{{Evolution}} ("Line In The Sand").

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** MemeticMutation: When 2016 because the TraumaCongaLine year that lives in infamy, some people began to list Lemmy's passing as a ''prelude'' to how terrible 2016 was, especially since after his passing, Music/DavidBowie himself would pass away and arguably foreshadow what was yet to come.

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** And thatís not even including the dozens upon dozens of compilation albums.

Added DiffLines:

* VindicatedByHistory: ''Bastards'', though not due to any hate of any kind, but rather due to the fact that ZYX Records were stupid and didn't promote it at the time of its release outside of Germany, meaning it had to be imported. When it was finally given a proper worldwide release in 2001 by Steamhammer Records, it was seen by many as one of the band's best albums.

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* HarsherInHindsight: "Till the End", from the band's final album ''Bad Magic'', are about Lemmy reflecting on his life. Listened to after his death, the lyrics almost sound like he realizes he probably didn't have much time left.

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