Greatest Hard Rock Artists

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61ForeignerForeigner is a British-American hard rock band, originally formed in New York City in 1976 by veteran English musician Mick Jones and fellow Briton and ex-King Crimson member Ian McDonald along with American vocalist Lou Gramm.
62RammsteinRammstein is a German Neue Deutsche Härte and Industrial Metal band consisting of Till Lindemann (vocals), Richard Kruspe (guitar), Paul Landers (guitar), Oliver Riedel (electric bass), Christoph Schneider (drums) and Christian Lorenz (keyboard), that formed in 1994 in Berlin . ...read more.

Rammstein is just a good foreigner band, who can go up with the other American bands

Rammstein is truely the only metal band with class. Americans don't understand the band because of a different style and language. I rank their performances above the rest, truely fearful and genuin.

I don, t get this... Well ok Metallica is great but rammstein Du Hast and Ich Will are super, maybe metalica is god tthen ramm is ze god of ze god! ICH WILL RAMMSTEIN! DU HAST RAMMSTEIN!
And deep purple great too...

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63Lordi

The most awesome Hard Rock band ever! Simply incredible lines and great refrains! Lordi Rule them all, they ought to be as famous as AC/DC! I really recommend lordi and find that they ought to be first, all vote lordi up!

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64Audioslave ...read more.

Number 1 all the way. Best singer, best guitarist, best bass, best drummer.

The best band with a unique style and simply the best

Top Ten Rock Vocalist - Chris Cornell.

65JourneyJourney is an American rock band that formed in San Francisco in 1973, composed of former members of Santana and Frumious Bandersnatch.
66Dream TheaterDream Theater is an American progressive metal band. The band was formed in 1985 under the name of "Majesty", but had to change its name to Dream Theater later. ...read more.

Wow, This is obviously wrong. Anyone who knows music and not just listens to it that Dream Theater is the Dream Team of musicians. With the exception of the lead singer the rest of the band is the best to be had.

Well... I could go on and on about how this is the best band ever but I have no need, because it's enough just to listen to them to know in your heart that they are just AMAZING.

! Dream Theater are one of the best bands to come out of the 80s and are still putting out awesome albums, any fan of metal should listen to "the glass prison" or "pull me under" or one of their newest "the Dark eternal Night"
Dream Theater for #1!

I have nothing to say, but listen to them

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67EuropeEurope is a Swedish rock band formed in Upplands Väsby, Stockholm in 1979 under the name Force by vocalist Joey Tempest, guitarist John Norum, bassist Peter Olsson and drummer Tony Reno.

One of the best bands ever. Their 4 latest albums are better than the golden era albums, and way better than the sum of all the XXI century releases of all the other bands in this list.

How can you people forgot about one of the greatest hard rock band of all time!

One of the most underrated band in the history of hard rock! Their most played song 'The Final Countdown' is tottaly different from their other songs! Most of the people have never heard Europe first two albums which are heavy metal oriented! In the recent time, since the reunited in 2004 they released 4 albums and they are great especially the last one 'Bag of Bones'
And remember that they are not just the band that did 'the final countdown' becouse if you think that and called yourself a hard rock fan you're losing a lot!

68The StoogesThe Stooges, also known as Iggy and the Stooges, are an American proto-punk band from Ann Arbor, Michigan, first active from 1967 to 1974, and later reformed in 2003. Although they sold few records in their original incarnation, and often performed for indifferent or hostile audiences, the Stooges are ...read more.
69MotorheadMotörhead were an English heavy metal band formed in June 1975 by bassist, singer, and songwriter Ian Fraser "Lemmy" Kilmister, who was the sole constant member; guitarist and songwriter Larry Wallis; and drummer Lucas Fox. The band's harsh vocals and fast paced tempos helped inspire speed metal and ...read more.

Motorhead Is Truly One of the greatest Bands of all time enough said!

Best Hard rock band ever

Enough said

70Alter BridgeAlter Bridge is an American rock band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2004. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Myles Kennedy, lead guitarist and backing vocalist Mark Tremonti, bassist Brian Marshall, and drummer Scott Phillips.

Alter Bridge is so under rated! True Hard Rock Perfection. Myles Kennedy is so talented vocally.

Myles Kennedy is one of the best rock singers of today

These people can make music... They are alive on stage

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71Faith No MoreFaith No More is an American rock band from San Francisco, California, formed in 1979. Before settling on their current moniker in 1983, the band performed under the names Sharp Young Men and later Faith No Man.

Hard Rock yes, but they can essentially play any genre they want and make it intense. More free than any other band on here to do what they want without fans turning on them because they essentially went through that every album and were more appreciated for it instead.

Faith No More was before their time. Their music was artistic, vocals were the best out there. This band is still my favorite after all these years.

Mike Patton rocked before he left the band. Now most everything he does is too strange to listen to.

72KornKorn is an American nu metal band from Bakersfield, California, formed in 1993. The band's current lineup includes founding members Jonathan Davis, James "Munky" Shaffer, Brian "Head" Welch, and Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu, with the addition of Ray Luzier, who replaced the band's original member, David ...read more.

is there something to saz about this band.i think it is all already told.this is the best band ever.fieldy is the best bassist ever.noone has his style,and jon is of corse the best singer.i love them so much.KORN RULES.Vote for serbia

my absolute FAVORITE band. they've gotten letters from fans saying that if it weren't for korn's music, they would've killed themselves. very varied sound over the years, and a whole bunch of emotion (especially on their debut album). BEST OF THE BEST! - fieldy_freak

KoRn is unique and amazing I listen to it and love their music since I was a kid. And I really hope they continue to be one of the best heavy metal bands in the world, for as long as they can.

This is the best hard rock band in the world. Their new drummer Ray Luzier is the best drummer Korn has ever had. I happen to be a drummer my self and I totally look up to him everybody else is amazing also.

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73D'erlanger

Just don't believe in this crap- rocker1796, they are the one of the bands introduced visual rock in late 1980s with DEAD END, LOUDNESS, 44MAGNUM, etc - ronluna

74Three Days GraceThree Days Grace is a Canadian rock band formed in Norwood, Ontario in 1997 with a line-up consisting of guitarist and lead vocalist Adam Gontier, drummer and backing vocalist Neil Sanderson, and bassist Brad Walst.

Three Days Grace is REAL! They sing about real life, real situations, they put their passion into their music and it shows! You can understand what the hell their saying and you can relate! All of their albums and each song is so different but they're still distinctly Three Days Grace. Just listening to them puts goosebumps on my skin! - baileejo11

This band is one of the best bands of all time. Please listen to the music of this band, just feel the voice of the vocal. You will understand what kind of band is this. I wont tell you to vote, you will vote yourself when you will listen to the songs of this band.

These guys totally deserve to be near the top of this list... It's madness!

Best band ever this thing is wrong

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75Uriah HeepUriah Heep are an English rock band formed in London in 1969 that was one of the top rock bands in the early 1970s. Twelve of the band's albums have made it to the UK Albums Chart (Return to Fantasy reached No. 7 in 1975). Uriah Heep's distinctive features include a massive keyboard sound, strong vocal ...read more.

Why misses Uriah Heep?! Can anybody explain that?!
Uriah Heep is one of the most famous and most popular rock bands.

Uriah Heep is one of the founding fathers of Hard Rock... They should be in the top ten! They started in 1967!

Uriah Heep, 61? You'got to be kidding me. UH is a beast of a band, with dozens of badass masterpieces. They're just unique.

76Quiet Riot

I like quiet riot and I thought maby they would get more than this!

77Cheap TrickCheap Trick is an American rock band from Rockford, Illinois, formed in 1973. As of 2010, the band currently consists of Robin Zander, Rick Nielsen, Tom Petersson and Daxx Nielsen.

Hey, even VH1-which knows absolutely nothing about music rated Cheap Trick NO. 25. For once they were right.

I saw them once in a really small club in Seattle, they were unbelievable, rocked us hard then put us away all wet... (sweat) hehe

78Twisted SisterTwisted Sister is an American heavy metal band originally from Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey, and later based in Long Island, New York.

Well I guess I'm a loner... Come on people vote for the good stuff

Were not gonna take it, No we ain't gonna take it. Were not gonna take it anymore. Watche the watchmojo best hard rock anthem on YouTube, see for yourself

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79Blackmore's Night
80Rob ZombieRob Zombie is an American heavy metal musician, film director, screenwriter and film producer. His career launched in 1985 when he formed the heavy metal band White Zombie. Following their breakup, he began a successful solo career. Zombie began directing in the early 2000s. His most famous movies are ...read more.

I love Rob! I think he should be up on the list. He's just super awesome!

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