Bullet for My Valentine (BFMV) are a Welsh heavy metal band from Bridgend, Wales, formed in 1998. They were formed under the name Jeff Killed John and started their music career by covering songs by Metallica and Nirvana. A change of style from Jeff Killed John’s style, led the band to change their name. In 2002, the band secured a five-album deal with Sony BMG.
Bullet for My Valentine’s has sold over one million albums in the United States and over 10,000,000 albums worldwide and are the most-successful act in the Kerrang! Awards category of “Best British Band” with three wins.