Greatest Swedish Bands


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2Amon AmarthV1 Comment

The best swedish band ever! Black metal! Viking Metal! Thrash Metal! R.I.P. quorthon! - ne6tastnika

5In FlamesIn Flames is a Swedish melodic death metal band from Gothenburg, Sweden, formed in 1990. more.

They changed my life. Everything is better now (: IN FLAMES WE TRUST!

6Yngwie J. Malmsteen

a natural shredder, if you haven't heard something from him; you don't know what real music is - rock2metal

7GhostGhost is a Swedish heavy metal band that was formed in Linköping in 2008. Ghost consists of 5 masked instrumentalists, known as The Nameless Ghouls, and a demonic anti-pope known as Papa Emeritus. They have released 3 studio albums and an EP. Each album brings in a new version of Papa Emeritus. Ghost more.

The best. Every single song by this band literally amazes me - ryanrimmel

8Arch Enemy

it's the best melodeath band next to COB, songs like "Nemesis" make them a great metal band - rock2metal


Very good band! I love there songs.

10CandlemassV1 Comment

The Contenders


ABBA has to be in the top 5 of this ranking or this ranking is a joke.

You got to be kidding me! ABBA need to be in the Top 10 or even the Top 3! - ivylee

You can dance, you can jive!
Having the time of your life!
See that girl, watch that scene!
Digging the dancing queen! - MontyPython

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12Dark Tranquillity

One of the best power metal bands ever.


Blindside should be in the top ten. Their songs like About a Burning Fire and Eye of the Storm are awesome. Christian Lindskog is an awesome singer and Blindside is an awesome band.

Love this band! So many epic songs... Where to begin haha and Christian Lindskog is an amazing singer. Wow!


one of the bands which helped to create Christian metal - rock2metal


The final countdown. what more can I say except they rock

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List StatsUpdated 29 Apr 2016

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