Overkill is an American thrash metal (and later Groove Metal) band, formed in 1980 in New Jersey (but often attributed to New York City). The band has been very active since 1984, releasing 14 studio albums, 2 EPs, 2 live albums and a "covers" album.
Overkill is the second album released by MotÃ¶rhead, in 1979, and their first for Bronze Records. It peaked at number 24 on the UK charts.
"Overkill" is a song by the heavy metal band MotÃ¶rhead. It was released in 7" and 12" vinyl pressings in 1979. It is covered with (B-side's) "Too Late, Too Late" which appears on the CD re-issues of the Overkill album.