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In a recent interview through WRIF, Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine revealed that French wasn"t the only language the attempted to employ in the chorus of "A Tout Le Monde," Megadeth"s classic 1995 single. It appears he additionally gave Spanish, German and Japanese a spin.

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"I was a kid that chosen the Beatles, heard the track "Michelle" and also then in ~ some point thought I would certainly sing in a international language," Mustaine said, referring to the 1965 Paul McCartney-penned tune, the chorus of i beg your pardon is sung in French."We do the efforts <"A Tout Le Monde"> the end in a bunch of different languages; part were good, part were quite horrific. ... French and Spanish were easy, yet we make the efforts two other languages, German and Japanese. ~ trying both and having both of them fail simply abysmally, we ended up sticking with French."

The phrase "À tout le monde" is French because that "to every the world" or "to everyone"; the song"s chorus—"à tout le monde, à tous mes amis, je vous aime, je dois partir"—translates as follows: "To everyone, to every my friends, ns love you, I need to leave."

In an previously interview through Rolling Stone, Mustaine revealed the the song was devoted to his mother.


"I created <"A Tout Le Monde"> for my mother when she died," the said. "It was type of one epitaph because that her. The premise the the tune was the my mom was able come come back to visit me in a dream and she might say just one thing to me, climate it was off. Once I asked she what it was, the was, "I love you." and also that"s what the tune was about."



Damian is editor-in-chief that Guitar people magazine. Indigenous 1998 come 2014, he was one 3rd of mr Neutron, an instrumental rock act that toured the universe and elsewhere and released three albums via Austin-based Deep Eddy Records. These days that performs with several new York City-area bands and also can frequently be spotted with one of his many, many, countless B-bender-equipped guitars. In previous lives he was GW’s managing editor and also online controlling editor – and he tho can’t believe he gained to compose the liner notes because that the latest SRV crate set.


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