Best 7+ Minute Long Metal Songs

I love metal. I especially love the long epic songs.

The Top Ten

1 Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden
2 Stargazer - Rainbow

BESt song on here in my opinion the drums are great

A masterpiece. - Metal_Treasure

Great list.. - Ananya

3 One - Metallica
4 Wheel of Time - Blind Guardian

A masterpiece of the 21st century and a definition of epicness.
Lyrics are based on Robert Jordan's Wheel of Time series. - Metal_Treasure

5 Empire of the Clouds - Iron Maiden
6 Master of Puppets - Metallica
7 Dante's Inferno - Iced Earth

It's like 17-18 minutes long but I never get bored of it. Great riffs and vocals. - Metal_Treasure

8 And Then There Was Silence - Blind Guardian

@CostcoHotDogs - because you said you like long epic songs, here you are - 14 minutes of epicness (find the re-recorded version of 2012, the song has several versions).
Lyrics also tell an epic story - they are about Cassandra and the final days of Troy (based on The Iliad by Homer and on the Aeneid by Virgil) - Metal_Treasure

9 Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest
10 The Outlaw Torn - Metallica

The Contenders

11 I Am - Theocracy

Another flawless composition - Metal_Treasure

12 When the Wild Wind Blows - Iron Maiden
13 Rime of the Ancient Mariner - Iron Maiden
14 The Scarecrow - Avantasia
15 The Call of Ktulu - Metallica
16 Septuagint - Obscura
17 Sacred Worlds - Blind Guardian

Nothing can get more epic than an epic metal band playing together with a full symphonic orchestra. - Metal_Treasure

18 Victim of Changes - Judas Priest

This song is not metal, its not even hard rock. Its progressive rock. - Lucretia

19 Panic Attack - Dream Theater
20 Damien - Iced Earth
21 Morphine Child - Savatage
22 Urn (Part I) - And Within the Void We are Breathless - Ne Obliviscaris
23 The Ninth Wave - Blind Guardian
24 A Question of Heaven - Iced Earth
25 Travel in Stygian - Iced Earth
26 Burnt Offerings - Iced Earth
27 The Coming Curse - Iced Earth
28 War Pigs - Black Sabbath
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