Top Ten Bands that are Mostly Known Thanks to Another Band

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The Top Ten

1 Diamond Head Diamond Head Diamond Head are an English heavy metal band formed in 1976 in Stourbridge, England. The band is recognised as one of the leading members of the new wave of British heavy metal and is acknowledged by thrash metal bands such as Metallica and Megadeth as an important early influence.

Known thanks to Metallica,because they have covered their songs and did claim Diamond Head as their biggest influence. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

2 Budgie Budgie Budgie are a Welsh rock band from Cardiff. They are described by author Garry Sharpe-Young as one of the earliest heavy metal bands and a seminal influence to many acts of that scene, with fast, heavy rock (an influence on the new wave of British heavy metal being played as early as 1971. The band has ...read more.

Also thanks to Metallica,as they have covered 2 of their songs. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

3 Spirit

Thanks to Led Zeppelin,we all know the story. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

4 The Arrows

Because of the Joan Jett & the Blackhearts cover of their song,''I love Rock 'n' Roll''. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

5 Samson Samson Samson were a British hard rock band formed in 1977 by guitarist and vocalist Paul Samson. They are best known for their first three albums with future Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson, then known as "Bruce Bruce", and drummer Thunderstick, who wore a leather mask and performed on stage in a metal ...read more.

Bruce was in this band before joining Iron Maiden. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

6 Old Funeral

One of the first Norwegian Black Metal bands,that had future members of Immortal,and Burzum. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

7 Steeler

The first band Yngwie Malmsteen recorded with. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

8 Mr. Bungle

Thanks to Faith No More,as Mike Patton was in the band. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

9 Six Feet Under Six Feet Under Six Feet Under is an American death metal band from Tampa, Florida, formed in 1993. The band consist of four members: founding vocalist Chris Barnes, longtime guitarist Steve Swanson, current bassist Jeff Hughell and recent drummer Marco Pitruzzella.

The band Chris Barnes formed after he left Cannibal Corpse. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

10 Hawkwind Hawkwind Hawkwind are an English rock band and one of the earliest space rock groups. Formed in November 1969, Hawkwind have gone through many incarnations and they have incorporated different styles into their music, including hard rock, progressive rock and psychedelic rock.

Lemmy's band before Motörhead. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

The Contenders

11 Hella

A Math Rock band known well thanks to Experimental Hip Hop band Death Grips.The drummer for Death Grips is also in Hella. - DarkBoi-X

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