"Into the Void" is a song by Black Sabbath, released in 1971 on their album, Master of Reality. An early version of "Into the Void" called "Spanish Sid" was released on the deluxe edition ofMaster of Reality. It is written in the key of C# minor.

Various artists have covered the song, including KyussSleepDr. KnowCavityExhorderLumskSoundgardenMelvinsMonster Magnet, and Orange Goblin.[citation needed]

In Soundgarden's version, the original lyrics are replaced by words of protest by Chief Seattle, which fit the metre of the song.[1] At the 1993 Grammy Awards, the appropriately renamed "Into the Void (Sealth)" received a nomination for Best Metal Performance.[2]


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Kyuss cover[edit]Edit

"Into the Void"
Single by Kyuss
A-side Into the Void
B-side Fatso Forgotso
Released September 6, 1996
Recorded Rancho de la LunaJoshua Tree, California
Genre Stoner rockheavy metal
Label Man's Ruin Records
Producer(s) Kyuss & Hutch
Kyuss singles chronology


"Into the Void"


A cover of Into the Void was the last single released by Kyuss. It was released in 1996 after the breakup of the band, on Man's Ruin Records. It was pressed on purple and orange 10" vinyl.

Track listing[edit]Edit

  1. "Into the Void" (Tony IommiOzzy OsbourneGeezer ButlerBill Ward)
  2. "Fatso Forgotso" (Scott Reeder)



'Into the Void' Recorded by Bill Bizeau & Fred Drake

Mixed by Fred Drake

'Fatso Forgotso' Recorded by Fred Drake

Mixed by Josh Homme & Hutch

Produced by Kyuss & Hutch


"Into The Void" is James Hetfield's (guitarist/vocalist - Metallica) favorite Black Sabbath track.

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