Metallica is an American Thrash Metal band formed in 1981 . The original lineup was James Hetfield (Vocalist and Rhythm guitarist), Dave Mustaine (Lead Guitar), Lars Ulrich (Drums), Ron McGovney (Bassist). The group came into mainstream from their Self-Titled album and the hit single "Enter Sandman". ...read more.
These guys are awesome! What fool would rate them in worst bands?
Even though they did sell out, they are still the 2nd best metal band in history. Sabbath is the best. - Alpha101
What the actual hell were they doing in there?
Pantera was an American Heavy Metal band formed in 1981 by guitarist Dimebag Darrell and drummer Vinnie Paul. The band started out as a Glam Metal act in the 1980s with little success. After discarding their original lead vocalist and enlisting Phil Anselmo, the band signed a major record deal with ...read more.
What is Pantera doing in this poll? They were the best metal band in history.
They do have some good musicianship. Too bad Phil Anselmo is a Nazi sympathizer
3 Led Zeppelin
Led Zeppelin were an English rock band formed in London in 1968. The group consisted of Robert Plant (Vocal), Jimmy Page (Guitar), John Paul Jones (Bass, Keyboard) and John Bonham (Drums). The band's heavy, guitar-driven sound, rooted in blues and psychedelia on their early albums, has earned them recognition ...read more.
Really, who in the world could hate Led Zeppelin? They're literally one of the best bands, if not THE best band of all time. Whole Lotta Love, Black Dog, Kashmir, Stairway to Heaven, and basically the rest are all awesome songs! - MontyPython
I've heard it many times, but I don't listen to it to the point where I get sick of it. It's my favorite Zeppelin song. - MontyPython
They made hard rcok
STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN WEOO
4 Guns N Roses
Guns N' Roses is an American hard rock band from Los Angeles formed in 1985. The classic lineup, as signed to Geffen Records in 1986, consisted of vocalist Axl Rose, lead guitarist Slash, rhythm guitarist Izzy Stradlin, bassist Duff McKagan, and drummer Steven Adler. Apart from hard rock they are also ...read more.
Best rock Band of the last 30 years
Nirvana was an American grunge band that was formed in Aberdeen, Washington in 1987. Nirvana disbanded after Kurt Cobain committed suicide in 1994. The drummer of the band, David Grohl, went on to start the Foo-Fighters, an alternative rock band. ...read more.
Nirvana pushed most hair metal away that shows how good they are also it's not like Kurt wanted to be famous he didn't hate fans but he didn't enjoy it as much as other bands he enjoyed most which he's amazing at making songs also it's funny seeing people say how do people live without them there annoying they give me headaches also have some dumb songs there overrated
People have their points, They are one of the reasons metal died, outclassed Guns N Roses making Rock Fans Angry. I like both bands, But I seem to like Guns N Roses more because that's just my style and I don't listen to grunge. - McKing1003
The People Who Put Nirvana On The Worst Bands Lists Are Probably Die Hard Hair Rock Fans Who Are Upset That Something Different Blew Them Out The Water In That Era
They killed my 90s metal bands. - IronSabbathPriest
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Slayer is an American thrash metal band from Huntington Park, California, formed in 1981 by guitarists Jeff Hanneman and Kerry King. They rose to fame with their 1986 album Reign in Blood, and is credited as one of the big four of thrash metal bands, the others being Metallica, Megadeth, and Anthrax. ...read more.
I know people hate them because they look satanic but they're really smart. In fact, I've heard that the lead singer is Christian. Really he is.
Amazing band with great instrumentals! And those guitar solos are just amazing! - AngryByrd
Who the check is Slayer. Never have even heard of them.
Queen are an English rock band formed in 1970. Members were Freddie Mercury (Vocals and Piano), Brian May (Guitar, Vocals), Roger Taylor (Drums, Vocals), and John Deacon (Bass Guitar, Vocals). Before forming into Queen, Brian May and Roger Taylor had played together in a band named Smile. Freddie Mercury ...read more.
I just can't imagine someone who dislikes Queen. I just can't. - PositronWildhawk
Who doesn't like Queen? I'm listing to Bohemian Rhapsody right now dumbass! - gakupo4eva
Queen is one of the most talented group of men ever how could you even consider putting them on that list!
Don't think they're awful just really OVERRATED, just take them off that pedestal guys
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8 Iron Maiden
Iron Maiden are an English heavy metal band formed in Leyton, East London, in 1975 by bassist and primary songwriter Steve Harris. The most critically acclaimed period for the band was from 1983-1989. With vocalist Bruce Dickinson, bassist Steve Harris, lead guitarist Dave Murray, rhythm guitarist Adrian ...read more.
9 The Beatles
The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. The members consisted of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. They were soon known as the foremost and most influential act of rock era. Rooted in skiffle, beat, and 1950s rock and roll, the Beatles later experimented ...read more.
This band is the reason for all good music
The guy that said they're stupid, don't worry about him, he's obviously a troll. - McKing1003
Not liking the Beatles is like not liking the sun.
For the simple reason that the Beatles could never be regarded as 'the worst' of anything.
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10 Cannibal Corpse
Cannibal Corpse is a American death metal band from Buffalo, New York, formed in 1988. The band is known for their graphic album covers, explicitly violent lyrics and song titles like "I C** Blood" The group got into mainstream after performing the song "Hammer Smashed Face" in the 1994 film Ace Ventura: ...read more.
Kiss is an American hard rock band formed in New York City in January 1973 by Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons and the band's original manager, Lew Linet.
11 Imagine Dragons
Imagine Dragons is an American pop rock band from Las Vegas, Nevada. Imagine Dragons' lineup consists of lead vocalist Dan Reynolds, guitarist Wayne Sermon, bassist Ben McKee, and drummer Daniel Platzman.
Imagine Dragons is one of the most overrated bands, but that doesn't make them bad. Their okay. Not bad, but not that good either. - Alpha101
I love Imagine Dragons! My friend says they are just a copy of Fall Out Boy, but I don't agree, their music is original and different.
They rock like go listen to demons, monster and shots.
No they deserve to be in the list - NickelbackLinkinPark4Eva
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Death was an American death metal band formed in 1983 by Chuck Schuldiner. Death is considered to be one of the most influential bands in heavy metal and a pioneering force in death metal. Its debut album, Scream Bloody Gore, has been widely regarded as the first death metal record, while the band's ...read more.
13 One Republic
They are incredible! Who could hate their music?
14 Maroon 5
Maroon 5 is an American pop rock band that originated in Los Angeles, California. Before the current group was established, the original four members, Adam Levine, Jesse Carmichael Mickey Madden and Ryan Dusick, formed a band known as Kara's Flowers in 1994, while they were still in high school.
Their first 3 albums were awesome! Why do people always judge them by Overexposed and V? - SammySpore
The people who listen to bands jump to conclusions. Honestly, I wouldn't listen to Taylor Swift's earlier work in thought of "Maybe it doesn't suck as much as her new work...". People have a tendency to forget the great things of the past, and I'm sorry you have to deal with it. But hey, just bask in the glory of your albums, and if anyone gives you crap about it- you don't need to care. The great thing is, these bands have so many people who like them, the people who hate them aren't really doing anything useful. - pandagirl
AH NO WHY WOULD THEY EVEN BE ON THE WORST BANDS LISTS? V AND OVEREXPOSED RULED! ILL NAME SOME GOOD SONGS BY MAROON 5: SUGAR, ANIMALS, MAPS, ONE MORE NIGHT, DAYLIGHT, AND LIKE 50 MORE! I'm LIVID!
Dude they rock so much that people hate them. Who can hate them
Every body should love Maroon 5 if they don't the are stupid dumb and super totally weird.
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Coldplay are a British rock band formed in 1996. The band consists of Chris Martin (lead vocalist and pianist), Jonny Buckland (lead guitarist), Guy Berryman (bassist) and Will Champion (drummer and backing vocalist). Manager Phil Harvey is often considered an unofficial fifth member. The band renamed ...read more.
Who on earth could dislike Coldplay, let alone enough to rate them "the worst band ever"? - pandagirl
Slipknot is an American Heavy Metal band formed in 1995 from Iowa. The band is best known as one of the pioneers of the New Wave of American Heavy Metal during the late 1990s - 2000s and are distinguishable by the band's clothing choices, consisting of black/red jumpsuits and horror inspired masks. ...read more.
It's funny seeing Slipknot on te best and worst list
17 Three Days Grace
Three 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. In 2013 Gontier left the band due to creative differences. He was replaced with Brad's ...read more.
Three Days Grace is AMAZING! Who would possibly put them on the worst list. They're one of the most underrated bands...well, ever. Seriously, name one person you know that actually knows this band.
My sister knows this band, my father knows this band, my two brothers know this band. Pretty much a lot of people know this band if you want underrated bro check out Pop Evil or My Darkest Days.
18 One Direction
One Direction (commonly abbreviated as 1D) were a British-Irish pop boy band based in London, composed of Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, and previously, Zayn Malik until his departure from the band on 25 March 2015. The group signed with Simon Cowell's record label Syco Records ...read more.
Who the hell added this on my list?!? - McKing1003
The worst band of all time. - IronSabbathPriest
Who cares about one direction any more
They don't deserve to be on the list because they are not rock
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Nickelback is a Canadian rock band formed in 1995 in Hanna, Alberta, Canada. The band is composed of guitarist and lead vocalist Chad Kroeger, guitarist, keyboardist and backing vocalist Ryan Peake, bassist Mike Kroeger, and drummer Daniel Adair.
Not the worst. DEFINITELY not the worst. - naFrovivuS
Honestly they are not bad as everyone says. Some of them are great but Three Days Grace and Skillet is better.
P. S Heavy Metal like Metallica for the win.
Evanescence is an American rock band founded in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1995 by singer/pianist Amy Lee and guitarist Ben Moody.
21 The Black Eyed Peas
The Black Eyed Peas is an American hip hop group, consisting of rappers will.i.am, apl.de.ap, Taboo, and singer Fergie.
Appalling, derivative garbage
22 Twenty One Pilots
Twenty One Pilots is an American musical duo that originates from Columbus, Ohio. Currently there are two members. The lead singer, Tyler Joseph, and the drummer, Josh Dun. At the 2016 American Music Awards, they won two AMAs for Favorite Pop/Rock Artist, and Favorite Alternative Artist. Twenty One ...read more.
They are actually really good, Stressed Out isn't their only song you know.
I can't stand them. Gave them so many chances, but they never caught on. - naFrovivuS
23 Alice in Chains
Alice in Chains is an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1987 by guitarist and songwriter Jerry Cantrell and original lead vocalist Layne Staley.
Paramore is an American rock band from Franklin, Tennessee, formed in 2004. The band currently consists of lead vocalist Hayley Williams, guitarist Taylor York, and drummer Zac Farro.
Paramore is not bad! They're actually awesome in all aspects.
Muse are an English alternative rock band from Teignmouth, Devon, formed in 1994. The members are Matt Bellamy (lead vocal, lead guitar, piano, keyboard), Dom Howard (drums, percussion) and Chris Wolstenholme (bass, backing vocals). They've won several awards including five MTV Awards, 8 NME Awards, ...read more.
26 Fall Out Boy
Fall Out Boy is an American pop rock band formed in Wilmette, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, in 2001. The band consists of vocalist and guitarist Patrick Stump, bassist Pete Wentz, guitarist Joe Trohman, and drummer Andy Hurley.
Fall Out Boy may be SO POPULAR that they're called sellouts, but the reason why they were popular is because of their (in my opinion) awesome music.
Fall out boy is a rad band man
FALL OUT BOY IS AMAZING!
Soundgarden is an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1984 by singer and rhythm guitarist Chris Cornell, lead guitarist Kim Thayil, and bassist Hiro Yamamoto.
I actually saw this on the list. How?
28 Rae Sremmurd
Rae Sremmurd is an American hip hop duo, composed of two brothers, Khalif "Swae Lee" Brown (born June 7, 1995) and Aaquil "Slim Jxmmi" Brown (born December 29, 1993). They are best known for their platinum singles "No Flex Zone" and "No Type". They are signed to Mike WiLL Made-It's label, "EarDrummer ...read more.
They do deserve to be on there.
29 Linkin Park
Linkin Park is an American rock band formed in Agoura Hills, California, in 1996. The members currently include Mike Shinoda (vocals, keyboards, rhythm guitar), Brad Delson (guitar), Dave "Phoenix" Farrell (bass), Joe Hahn (DJ) and Rob Bourdon (drums). Linkin Park are associated with a mixture of Alternative ...read more.
Whoever put Linkin Park on that list must have been wasted. - Rorywilbren
TRUST ME they do belong on there.
30 Marilyn Manson
Marilyn Manson is an American rock band from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Formed in 1989 by frontman Marilyn Manson and Daisy Berkowitz, the group was originally named Marilyn Manson & the Spooky Kids with their theatrical performances gathering a local cult following in the early 1990s. ...read more.
31 The White Stripes
The White Stripes are an American rock duo, formed in 1997 in Detroit, Michigan. The duo consists of only a couple married at the time, Jack White, whose real name was Jack Gillis (songwriter, lead vocalist, guitarist, bassist and keyboardist) and Meg White (drummer and backing vocalist). After they ...read more.
32 Blink 182
Blink-182 are a Pop Punk band formed in 1992. Original lineup were Mark Hoppus (Bass Guitar, Vocals) ...read more.
33 Big Time Rush
Big time rush is one of the stupidest bands ever
They mean Big Time Rush of vomit!
So deserves to be there, not true music...
Some idiots think They suck
34 Green Day
Green Day are an American pop punk and alternative rock band formed in East Bay, California in 1987. The members include Billie Joe Armstrong (vocals and guitar), Mike Dirnt (bass), Tré Cool (drums) and Jason White (guitar) . Green Day are associated with punk rock, pop punk and alternative rock. Some ...read more.
Why on earth is this here, go listen to Boulevard of broken dreams
MOST AMAZING INFULENTAL AND awesome BAND EVER YOU LOSERS
35 Limp Bizkit
Limp Bizkit is an American nu metal band from Jacksonville, Florida, formed in 1994. Their lineup consists of Fred Durst, Sam Rivers, John Otto, and Wes Borland.
Limp Bizkit is great band, just Fred Durst is bad.
R5 is an American pop rock band formed in Los Angeles, California, in 2009. The band consists of lead vocalist/rhythm guitarist Ross Lynch, Riker Lynch, Rocky Lynch, Rydel Lynch, and Ellington Ratliff.
Listen to feel good...
U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin. Formed in 1976, the group consists of Bono, the Edge, Adam Clayton, and Larry Mullen Jr. U2's early sound was rooted in post-punk but eventually grew to incorporate influences from many genres of popular music. Throughout the group's musical pursuits, they have ...read more.
I2 are my first band ever. They are great especially Sunday Bloody Sunday
38 Rise Against
Rise Against is an American hardcore punk band from Chicago, Illinois, formed in 1999. The band's current line-up comprises vocalist/rhythm guitarist Tim McIlrath, lead guitarist Zach Blair, bassist Joe Principe and drummer Brandon Barnes. They are known for popularizing punk.
39 Panic! at the Disco
Panic! at the Disco is an American pop rock band from Las Vegas, Nevada, formed in 2004 and featuring the current lineup of vocalist Brendon Urie, accompanied on tour by bassist Dallon Weekes, guitarist Kenneth Harris, and drummer Dan Pawlovich.
The fact that this band is on that list makes me question my entire excistance. Yikes
40 The Script
The Script is an Irish pop rock band formed in 2001. The band comprises keyboardist and lead vocalist Danny O'Donoghue, guitarist and vocalist Mark Sheehan and drummer Glen Power.
Poison is an American hair/glam metal band that achieved great commercial success in the mid-1980s to the mid-1990s.
42 The Cure
The Cure are an English rock band formed in Crawley, West Sussex, in 1976. The band has experienced several line-up changes, with vocalist, guitarist and principal songwriter Robert Smith being the only constant member.