Jada Pinkett Smith reveals deep love of heavy metal

Mrs Will Smith cites Mastodon and Skindred among her favourite bands

Hollywood actress Jada Pinkett Smith has revealed her family’s love for heavy metal.

The wife of Men In Black star Will Smith and mother of chart-topper Willow Smith spoke to the Metro about her own musical career and passion for the genre.

The former singer revealed that despite receiving death threats while fronting her own metal band Wicked Wisdom, heavy music is still very a part of her life.

“I love Mastodon, Crowbar, Skindred and Cult Of Luna,” said Smith when quizzed on her favourite bands.

Meanwhile she said daughter Willow “loves heavy music. She loves a group called Lamb Of God and one of her favourite albums is ‘Killadelphia’.”

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