Top 10 Most Anticipated Rock and Metal Albums of May 2019

The news: in May 2019, death metal pioneers Possessed are releasing a studio album that will be their first album in 33 years!

The Top Ten

1 Berserker - Amon Amarth

I really like the two new songs from this album. It felt really heavy and melodic as usual. Can't wait for the album to come out! - RogerMcBaloney

I've heard 2 songs from this album and they've sounded like classic Amon Amarth so

I don't expect style changes or other exotic changes. - Metal_Treasure

2 Revelations of Oblivion - Possessed

And people are calling Hardwired... to Self-Destruct a comeback album... - Alkadikce

One of the godfathers of death metal are coming back! Their 1st studio album since... 1986! Three songs were released as singles: No More Room in Hell, Abandoned, and Shadowcult. - Metal_Treasure

3 Rammstein (aka Untitled) - Rammstein

Is that a matchstick on the album cover? - Userguy44

Coming out on 17 May 2019. It will be their first album in 10 years. PS. I love the cover - it's creative and speaks volumes. - Metal_Treasure

I’m so excited for this! I thought they were just releasing Deutschland this year! - PhoenixAura81

4 Flesh & Blood - Whitesnake

These hard rockers don't give up - they've been around since the 70s - Metal_Treasure

I’m excited for this one. Expect some hard rock stuff on it. - Userguy44

Whitesnake rules! I’m SO listening to this album! - PhoenixAura81

5 Veleno - Fleshgod Apocalypse

I like this band and I would be interested in their new album that is supposed to be death metal. - Metal_Treasure

6 Age Of Unreason - Bad Religion

Punk rock legends are here with their seventeenth studio album - Metal_Treasure

7 Fear Inoculum - Tool

Haha, another promise? Will they keep it? Perhaps not... - Metal_Treasure

8 (Title TBD) - Megadeth
9 The Coffin Train - Diamond Head

Diamond Head were one of the metal pioneers in the early 80s, part of the NWOBHM - Metal_Treasure

10 Humanicide - Death Angel

Thrash metal is expected from this album. - Metal_Treasure

The Contenders

11 Winter Ethereal - Arch / Matheos

Arch / Matheos comprises three fifths of the Fates Warning line-up from "Awaken the Guardian" era. - Metal_Treasure

The album cover of this album looks like a Black Metal album cover. - MetalWorldOrder

12 Castles - Daniel Tompkins

A solo album by Tesseract's vocalist. Probably the genre will be prog rock. - Metal_Treasure

13 Old Star - Darkthrone
14 Mythical - Paul Masvidal

He is the guitarist, singer and a founding member of the band Cynic - Metal_Treasure

15 Seems Like Forever - Rosetta Stone

An album for the fans of gothic rock and darkwave - Metal_Treasure

16 Origami - Soto

A Jeff Scott Soto album (Soto was the 1st singer for Yngwie Malmsteen back in the 80s). But I expect a rock album. - Metal_Treasure

17 Father of the Bride - Vampire Weekend
18 Disguise - Motionless in White
19 Fee for Noise Pollution - Impersona

The title is very funny I have to admit - Metal_Treasure

How much am I waiting for their album!

20 We are Not Your Kind - Slipknot
21 Hexed - Children of Bodom
BAdd New Item

Related Lists

Top 10 Most Anticipated Rock and Metal Albums of May 2018 Most Anticipated Metal Albums of May 2016 Top 10 Most Anticipated Metal Albums of May 2017 Top 10 Most Anticipated Rock and Metal Albums of April 2019 Top 10 Most Anticipated Rock and Metal Albums of June 2019

List Stats

21 listings
176 days old

Top Remixes

1. Revelations of Oblivion - Possessed
2. Rammstein (aka Untitled) - Rammstein
3. Flesh & Blood - Whitesnake
1. (Title TBD) - Megadeth
2. Fear Inoculum - Tool
3. Rammstein (aka Untitled) - Rammstein


Error Reporting

See a factual error in these listings? Report it here.