Best Symphonic Metal Songs

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1Emerald Sword - Rhapsody
2To Mega Therion - Therion
3The Poet and the Pendulum - Nightwish
4Dawn of Victory - Rhapsody
5The Phantom Agony - Epica
6Wishmaster - Nightwish
7Ghost 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.

This should be #1! It's the greatest symphonic metal song! - velitelcabal

If you haven't heard this song, then you've definitely never experienced true eargasm. It builds up slowly until about 8:22 where you'll begin to feel yourself levitate.

8The Phantom of the Opera - Nightwish
9Euphoria - Xandria

Pleasantly surprised to find it this high. - Elina

10The Seven Angels - Avantasia

The Contenders

11Full Moon - Sonata Arctica
12Nemo - Nightwish
13Gethsemane - Nightwish
14Bye Bye Beautiful - Nightwish
15Blood of Kingu - Therion
16Funeral In Carpathia - Cradle of Filth
17Set the World On Fire - Symphony X
18My Confession - Kamelot
19Avantasia - Avantasia
20White Pearl, Black Oceans - Sonata Arctica
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List StatsUpdated 1 Jul 2016

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1. Euphoria - Xandria
2. Nemo - Nightwish
3. Gethsemane - Nightwish
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1. The Poet and the Pendulum - Nightwish
2. The Seven Angels - Avantasia
3. Full Moon - Sonata Arctica
CastlevaniaFanboy128
1. To Mega Therion - Therion
2. Emerald Sword - Rhapsody
3. Dawn of Victory - Rhapsody
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