Top Ten Bands Who's Hits Are Not Their Best

Top ten bands with signature songs that aren't that good (some cases overrated), but if you listen to their lesser known songs there are a lot of awesome songs.

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1ToolTool is an American progressive metal/alternative metal band, that was formed in 1990. ...read more.

Songs like sober and stinkfist are okay, but masterpieces such as lateralus and pushit are superb! ! !

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2Dream TheaterDream Theater is an American progressive metal band. The band was formed in 1985 under the name of "Majesty", but had to change its name to Dream Theater later. ...read more.

They only had one hit... And 21 other pretty cool songs. Nah, they have more great songs than that, but Pull Me Under is overrated. - IronSabbathPriest

Octavarium is without a doubt THE BEST SONG OF ALL TIME! ! !
Pull me under is not that good... If it wasn't for that musical intro then I would not have liked this song

3Green DayGreen Day are an American punk rock band formed in East Bay, California in 1987. The members include Billie Joe Armstrong (vocals and guitar), Mike Dirnt (bass), Tré Cool (drums) and Jason White (guitar) . Green Day are associated with punk rock, pop punk and alternative rock . Some of their influences ...read more.

I was never a fan of many of their hits like boulevard of broken dreams, 21 guns, and good riddance, but they have many excellent songs like J.A.R., hitchin a ride, walking contradiction and minority. These are the reasons why I still listen to Green Day.

4Black SabbathBlack Sabbath are a Heavy Metal band formed in Birmingham, England in 1968 by guitarist and songwriter Tony Iommi, Singer Ozzy Osbourne, Bassist and Main Lyricist Geezer Butler and Drummer Bill Ward . The band got into mainstream after improving after their debut album got negative feedback . In 1978, ...read more.

Paranoid is not THAT good... If you want to hear their best stuff then listen to songs like Sabbath bloody Sabbath, into the void, rat salad, the wizard and fairies wear boots.

5MetallicaMetallica is an American Thrash Metal band formed in 1981 . The original lineup was James Hetfield (Vocalist and Rhythm guitarist), Dave Mustaine (Lead Guitar), Lars Ulrich (Drums), Ron McGovney (Bassist). The group came into mainstream from their Self-Titled album and the hit single "Enter Sandman". ...read more.

I DO NOT like their overrated stuff like enter sandman and sad but true... But the end of the line is very good and so is the whole kill em all album.

I've got two words for you... DEATH MAGNETIC! ! !

6Led ZeppelinLed Zeppelin were an English rock band formed in London in 1968. The group consisted of Robert Plant (Vocal), Jimmy Page (Guitar), John Paul Jones (Bass, Keyboard) and John Bonham (Drums). The band's heavy, guitar-driven sound, rooted in blues and psychedelia on their early albums, has earned them recognition ...read more.

Stairway to heaven is overrated and overplayed, but in the light is an absolute masterpiece that was never discovered.

It's hard to think of a more overrated song than Stairway to Heaven. - PositronWildhawk

There is not a bad song on the entire physical graffiti album

7Avenged SevenfoldAvenged Sevenfold is an American heavy metal/metalcore (early) band, that was formed 1999 in California . Their longest lineup of members was M . Shadows (Vocals), Synyster Gates (Lead Guitar), Zacky Vengeance (Rhythm Guitar), Johnny Christ (Bass Guitar), and The Rev (Drums) . ...read more.

I accidentally clicked on this. I don't even know who this is. - RalphBob

8RushRush is a Canadian progressive rock band that was formed in 1968. Even though the only founding member still in the band is Alex Lifeson (Guitar), the band is most well-known for their current members Neil Peart (Drums) and Geddy Lee (Bass, Vocals). ...read more.

Tom Sawyer is kind of overrated. - IronSabbathPriest

9NirvanaNirvana was an American grunge band that was formed in Aberdeen, Washington in 1987. Nirvana disbanded after Kurt Cobain committed suicide in 1994. The drummer of the band, David Grohl, went on to start the Foo-Fighters, an alternative rock band. ...read more.
10Our Lady Peace

Listen to the clumsy album... I listen to that whole album on shuffle because I love the whole album.

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