Motörhead’s Lemmy to Appear on German Postage Stamps

Lemmy German Postage Stamps

The late legendary Motörhead leader Lemmy Kilmister is being honored by the German postal service, Deutsche Post on a set of postage stamps.

The tribute to the fallen heavy metal icon is the result of a partnership between Deutsche Post and the German newspaper BILD.

Only available in Germany, a book of ten stamps can be purchased for €10 via the BILD Newspaper web site.

According to BILD, they are honoring Lemmy with five selected designs of the musician who lived like no other with respect to sex, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll .

lemmy-postage-stamp-book“One stamp package contains ten stamps, five Lemmy motifs in total and everyone can compile the stamps the way they like.”

“These stamps are limited to 7777 — Lemmy’s lucky seven — and will be available for four weeks only, between May 17 and June 17.”

lemmy-motorhead-postage-stampsBILD goes on to call Lemmy “a great artist, a gentleman, an honest and loyal person, an icon for many and an inspiration for his fellow artists and fans.”