Best Symphonic Metal Songs

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The Top Ten

1
To Mega Therion - Therion
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2Emerald Sword - Rhapsody Listen to sample

3The Phantom Agony - Epica

4Wishmaster - Nightwish Listen to sample

5Dawn of Victory - Rhapsody Listen to sample

6Euphoria - Xandria Listen to sample

7Nemo - Nightwish Listen to sample

8Gethsemane - Nightwish Listen to sample

9The Phantom of the Opera - Nightwish

10My Confession - Kamelot Listen to sample

The Contenders

11Blood of Kingu - Therion Listen to sample

12Seven Widows Weep - Sirenia Listen to sample

13Funeral In Carpathia - Cradle of Filth Listen to sample

14Ghost 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.
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15Typhon - Therion Listen to sample

16Heroes - Magni Animi Viri Listen to sample

17The Poet and the Pendulum - Nightwish Listen to sample

18Energize Me - After Forever Listen to sample

19The Pharaoh Sails to Orion - Nightwish Listen to sample

20Bye Bye Beautiful - Nightwish Listen to sample

21Holy Thunderforce - Rhapsody Listen to sample

2210th Man Down - Nightwish

23Set the World On Fire - Symphony X Listen to sample

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!
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25Warriors of the World United - Manowar

26Storm the Sorrow - Epica Listen to sample

27Reign of Terror - Rhapsody (of Fire) Listen to sample

28Wish I Had an Angel - Nightwish Listen to sample

29Sacrament of Wilderness - Nightwish Listen to sample

30King of Kings - Manowar Listen to sample

31Bathory Aria - Cradle of Filth Listen to sample

32Heaven Torn Asunder - Cradle of Filth Listen to sample

33Beyond the Veil - Tristania Listen to sample

34The Love From a Dead Orchestra - Versailles Listen to sample

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