Richard Marx & Trivium’s Matt Heafy Have Turned “Right Here Waiting” Into A Triumphant Metal Rager

Richard Marx, the former adult-contmepo hitmaker and current funny Twitter guy, never really made metal. Marx did co-write Vixen’s 1988 pop-metal hit “Edge Of A Broken Heart,” but that’s not exactly the same thing. So that means that Marx’s latest track is a bold leap into unknown territory. It’s a fun one, too. For his latest trick, Marx has gotten together with Matt Heafy to turn his own 1989 chart-topper “Right Here Waiting” into a thundering double-bass-driven metal attack.


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