The lead guitarist of Metallica, Kirk Hammett celebrated his own 57th birthday yesterday. Metallica’s official social media accounts and drummer Lars Ulrich have shared some special photos to celebrate Kirk’s birthday.

The fans have a big curiosity about what kind of birthday party will be organized for the celebration of Kirk’s birthday. But Kirk didn’t share any photos and videos from his birthday party.

Instead of the party photos, he has shared some nature photos from the city he’s living these days and wrote a simple message about his birthday.

Here’s what he said:

“Had a relaxing day – and now I just want to say thanks to all my friends and family, especially my #metallicafamily 🖤🖤🖤 so many messages and birthday wishes – I can’t respond to them all but they mean a lot !! 💥🖤💥 you are all fuc*ing AMAZING !!!”

Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea commented:

“Happy bday Kirk! ❤️❤️❤️”

Drummer Joey C said:

“Happy Birthday brotha!”

Check out the photos below.