Rock Band With Best Lyrics
The Contenders: Page 5
Korn 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.
Mastodon is an American heavy metal band from Atlanta, Georgia, formed in early 2000 and composed of bassist Troy Sanders, guitarists Brent Hinds and Bill Kelliher and drummer Brann Dailor.
84 The Color Morale
Each and every song is motivational and inspirational. They're poetry with music.
85 Poets Of The Fall
Hey morons, this band always produces great compared to those so called vain American rock bands
I mean, come on! This wasn't even on the list until I added it. One of the best lyrics ever
86 Billy Talent
Billy Talent is a Canadian rock band from Mississauga, Ontario. They formed in 1993 with Benjamin Kowalewicz as the lead vocalist, Ian D'Sa on guitar, bassist Jon Gallant and drummer Aaron Solowoniuk.
OneRepublic is an American pop rock band. Formed in Colorado Springs, Colorado in 2002 by lead singer Ryan Tedder and guitarist Zach Filkins, the band achieved commercial success on Myspace as an unsigned act.
Heard of one republic?! If you didn't then go and listen. You'll thank me later. They've got the best lyrics and totally deserves to be in top 5.
Go hear any song from them, listen to the lyrics closely, and you'll understand why they need to be in the top ten.
Oh my gosh, best lyrics ever. Every single lyric this band writes is one of the best lyrics ever.
Not too popular, but still puts meaning to their songs
Rainbow are a British rock band led by guitarist Ritchie Blackmore from 1975 to 1984 and 1993 to 1997. They were originally established with Ronnie James Dio as the lead singer and lyricist. Rainbow were ranked No. 90 on VH1's 100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock. The band has sold over 28 million albums ...read more.
89 Blind Guardian
Blind Guardian is a German power metal band formed in the mid-1980s in West Germany. They are often credited as one of the seminal and most influential bands in the power metal and speed metal subgenres. Heavily influenced by Queen, they use the technique of overdubbing. They also incorporate large ...read more.
90 The Smashing Pumpkins
The Smashing Pumpkins is an American alternative rock band from Chicago, Illinois, formed in 1988. Formed by frontman Billy Corgan and James Iha, the band included D'arcy Wretzky and Jimmy Chamberlin in its original incarnation. They are also considered to be one of the most influential alternative ...read more.
Why the hell where they not on here earlier, Corgan is a poetic genius
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91 Manic Street Preachers
'4st 7 and epilogue of youth, such beautiful dignity in self abuse, I've finally come to understand life, through staring blankly at my naval'. Any lyrics off 'the Holy Bible''. Bleak, beautiful and desolate.
Opeth is a Swedish progressive death metal band from Stockholm, formed in 1990. Though the group has been through several personnel changes, singer, guitarist, and songwriter Mikael Åkerfeldt has remained Opeth's only founding member and primary driving force throughout the years. Along with Edge of ...read more. V 1 Comment
93 Eve 6
Some of the most creative, original lyrics I've seen.
Insomnium is a Finnish melodic death metal band from Joensuu, Finland. The sound and lyrical themes of their music portray darkness, sorrow, loss, pain, and nature.
95 Nine Inch Nails
Nine Inch Nails is an American industrial rock/metal band and, founded in 1988 by Trent Reznor in Cleveland, Ohio.
Seether are a South African hard rock band founded in May 1999 in Pretoria, South Africa. The band originally performed under the name Saron Gas until 2002, when they adopted the Seether name.
Come on, this band has the best lyrics in the whole world
The hell? Why are they not in top ten?
Ministry is an American industrial metal band founded by lead singer and only original member Al Jourgensen in 1981. Originally a new wave synthpop outfit, Ministry changed its style to industrial metal in the mid-1980s.
Rammstein 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.
99 Bad Religion
Bad Religion is an American punk rock band that formed in Los Angeles, California in 1979. The band makes extensive use of soaring three-part vocal harmonies, guitar solos and lyrics that often contain religious and political commentary.
Greg Gaffin is a lyrical genius. Brilliant use of language and songs that actually try to say something about the problems of the world. 'The flow is getting stronger with smaller increments of time, and eddies of new ideas are increasingly hard to find, you need all the other has, it is your right to seize the day, but in all your acquisitions you will soon be swept away...against the grain, that's where I'll stay, swimming up stream, I maintain against the grain.'
100 3 Doors Down
3 Doors Down is an American rock band from Escatawpa, Mississippi that formed in 1996. The band originally consisted of Brad Arnold (vocals/drums), Todd Harrell (bass guitar) and Matt Roberts (guitar). They were soon joined by guitarist Chris Henderson, and later by drummer Richard Liles.
How this group isn't already on here is beyond me.
"I think I've walked too close to love and now I've fallen in."
"I left myself behind somewhere along the way hoping to come back around and find myself someday."