BLACK STAR RIDERS have inked a new worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Entertainment.

Formed in 2012, BLACK STAR RIDERS signed their first contract with Nuclear Blast Entertainment in the same year. Under the banner of the independent label, the band released three critically acclaimed albums: “All Hell Breaks Loose”, “The Killer Instinct” and “Heavy Fire”.

BLACK STAR RIDERS‘ latest album, “Heavy Fire”, was a worldwide success, reaching position No. 6 on the U.K. chart, No. 11 on the German chart, No. 91 on U.S. Current Top Albums chart.

BLACK STAR RIDERS frontman Ricky Warwick commented: “Nuclear Blast have been there since the inception of BLACK STAR RIDERS… believing in the band and most importantly the songs. After three very successful albums, it’s a no-brainer for the band to stay where we belong.”

Guitarist Scott Gorham added: “Nuclear Blast Entertainment are one of the best labels I have ever worked with. I am thrilled to continue BLACK STAR RIDERS relationship with this great group of people!”

Guitarist Damon Johnson said: “What a pleasure working with the entire team at Nuclear Blast over the past five years. We look forward to the next five and beyond.”

Bassist Robert Crane stated: “So thankful to be apart of the Nuclear Blast family! Looking forward to our future together.”