Meta Knight's Revenge (From Kirby Super Star)
|Name:||Meta Knight's Revenge (From Kirby Super Star)|
Performed by The 8-Bit Big Band
|Original track(s):||Boarding the Halberd|
|Date:||8 Jan 2021|
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Meta Knight's Revenge (From Kirby Super Star) is a big band/jazz orchrastra style arrangement of the music track 'Boarding the Halberd'[note 1] from Kirby Super Star. It was composed by Charlie Rosen & Jake Silverman and performed by The 8-Bit Big Band.
The arrangement was nominated for and won in the Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella category at the 64th Annual Grammy Awards on April 3 2022. The win caused a large positive reaction from the Kirby fandom, resulting in a variety of celebratory and congratulatory fan art, memes and other fanworks. Many video game news sites and blogs also created articles on the win.
Reactions & Reviews
Grammy nomination and win
- First English name for the track appeared in Dedede's Drum Dash Deluxe. Sometimes referred to as 'Battleship Halberd: On Deck' or 'Meta Knight's Revenge'. Often paired with 'Havoc Aboard the Halberd' in arrangements.