Best Symphonic Metal Songs

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The Top Ten

1
To Mega Therion - Therion

2Emerald Sword - Rhapsody

3Wishmaster - Nightwish

4The Phantom Agony - Epica

5Euphoria - Xandria

6Dawn of Victory - Rhapsody

7Nemo - Nightwish

8Gethsemane - Nightwish

9My Confession - Kamelot

10Ghost Love Score - Nightwish
This 10 minute masterpiece is what symphonic metal should be. A beautiful but haunting vocal performance accompanied by great riffs and an amazing orchestral arrangement. This is easily the best symphonic metal song ever recorded. This should defiantly be #1 The Poet and the Pendulum, Emerald Sword, and Our Solemn Hour are also top notch symphonic metal tracks.

The Contenders

11The Phantom of the Opera - Nightwish

12Seven Widows Weep - Sirenia

13Blood of Kingu - Therion

14Funeral In Carpathia - Cradle of Filth

15Typhon - Therion

16Energize Me - After Forever

17Heroes - Magni Animi Viri

18The Poet and the Pendulum - Nightwish

19The Pharaoh Sails to Orion - Nightwish

20Bye Bye Beautiful - Nightwish

2110th Man Down - Nightwish

22Holy Thunderforce - Rhapsody

23Set the World On Fire - Symphony X

24What Have You Done - Within Temptation
In the beginning you might think this is club music. But after that you hear absolutelly new genre of music. Great song to start listening operatic metal!

25Warriors of the World United - Manowar

26Storm the Sorrow - Epica

27Reign of Terror - Rhapsody (of Fire)

28Wish I Had an Angel - Nightwish

29Sacrament of Wilderness - Nightwish

30King of Kings - Manowar

31Bathory Aria - Cradle of Filth

32Heaven Torn Asunder - Cradle of Filth

33Beyond the Veil - Tristania

34The Love From a Dead Orchestra - Versailles

35Whisper - Evanescence

36Center of the Universe - Kamelot

37Internal Warfare - Epica

38Requiem for the Indifferent - Epica

39Last Ride of the Day - Nightwish

40Silverthorn - Kamelot

41Ghost Opera - Kamelot

42Serenade - Kamelot

43Moonlight - Kamelot

44A Feast for the Vain - Kamelot

45Sons of Winter and Stars - Wintersun

46Mother Machine - Delain

47No Leaf Clover - Metallica

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