Top Ten Death Metal Subgenresrock2metal This list includes all the metal genres derived from death metal, even if they are fusion genres.
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Reason why death metal is still alive.
Death, Morbid Angel, Possessed, Deicide, Cannibal Corpse, Obituary, Dying Fetus, Six Feet Under? This is the purest form of Death Metal! No way it shouldn't be number 1, and definitely no reason why deathcore should be higher - ryanrimmel
The best death metal is the oldschool as every metal, oldschool is the best
I voted for deathcore. Now I'm just gonna wait for all the elitists to start rolling in, giving my comment a thumbs down because I'm so "emo and ruined metal." - ThatStrangeKid42
Vader, Legion Of The Damned, Torture Squad!
Best subgenre in my humble opinion. Vader rules!
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