Top 10 Bands that Don't Sing in English

These bands usually don't sing in English. However there may be few English songs. But for the most part they don't sing in English.

The Top Ten

1 Sigur Rós Sigur Rós Sigur Rós is an Icelandic post-rock band from Reykjavík, who have been active since 1994. Known for their ethereal sound, frontman Jónsi Birgisson's falsetto vocals, and the use of bowed guitar, the band's music is also noticeable for its incorporation of classical and minimalist aesthetic elements. more.

Icelandic post rock band. - zxm

2 Rammstein Rammstein 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 . more.

How are they not number 1. They may not of been the first band to sing in their native language but they were the first non English singing band to be popular outside of their home country and became popular all over Europe Asia North and South America

This vote is for my brothers. They sing the German words and when I ask what they're saying, they shrug, look at me as if I've suddenly sprouted an extra head and say "I dunno, do I?! "

Go figure. This is their favourite non-English band. - Britgirl

German Industrial Metal/ Neue Deutsche Härte we all know that. - zxm

3 Boris Boris

Japanese Avant-garde metal band. - zxm


4 Fokofpolisiekar Fokofpolisiekar

South African alternative rock band. - zxm

5 Finntroll Finntroll Finntroll is a folk metal band from Helsinki, Finland. They combine elements of black metal and folk metal.

Finnish folk metal band. - zxm

6 Mezarkabul Mezarkabul Mezarkabul (formerly known as Pentagram) is a Turkish metal band formed by Hakan Utangaç and Cenk Ünnü.

Turkish metal band. - zxm

7 Avalanch Avalanch

Spanish prog/power metal band. - zxm

8 Dir en grey Dir en grey Dir En Grey is a Japanese heavy metal band formed in 1997 and currently signed to Firewall Div., a sub-division of Free-Will.

Kpop cool and all but have ya'll ever heard Please Please Me by The Beatles?

Japanese heavy metal band. - zxm

9 Myslovitz Myslovitz

Polish alt rock/pop rock band. - zxm

10 Artcell Artcell Artcell is a Bangladeshi progressive metal band formed in October 1999. According to The Daily Star, a leading English national daily, Artcell is "one of the leading bands of the country".

The Contenders

11 Subway to Sally Subway to Sally Subway to Sally is a Folk metal band that was founded in Potsdam, Germany, in the early 1990s. Their music has clear folk and medieval influences, later also with gothic and metal elements added to the mix.

German folk metal band. - zxm

12 Equilibrium Equilibrium Equilibrium is a German folk metal band. The band's music combines elements of folk music, power metal, black metal and symphonic metal with various other influences.
13 Månegarm Månegarm

Simply best.

14 BABYMETAL BABYMETAL Babymetal is a Japanese metal idol band. Their line-up consists of Suzuka Nakamoto as "Su-metal", Yui Mizuno as "Yuimetal", and Moa Kikuchi as "Moametal".
15 X Japan X Japan X Japan is a Japanese heavy metal band from Chiba, formed in 1982 by drummer Yoshiki and lead vocalist Toshi.

Formed in 1982 by vocalist Toshi and Drummer/piano Yoshiki they were the first band to sing in their native language. X japan broke up in 1997 when vocalist Toshi was brainwashed by a cult. Members of X Japan thought about forming a new band however in May 1998 X Japan lead guitarist hide was found dead in his apartment as a apparent suicide however the band believes he was practicing a stretching technique that involved a towel and doorknob and since he was intoxicated pass out. In 2007 X Japan reunited after Toshi broke the brainwashing. Today X Japan lineup consists of vocalist Toshi Guitarist Pata and Sugizo bassist Heath and drummer/pianist Yoshiki. At X Japan concerts the members will usually play footage of former members hide and bassist Taiji if you go on the band’s website it will say they are a 7 piece

16 Slank Slank

Indonesian rock band. As I read they only did English in some songs because to get popularity. - zxm

17 Warfaze Warfaze Warfaze is a Bangladeshi hard rock band. The group consists of Palash Noor (vocals), Ibrahim Ahmed Kamal (lead guitar), Sheikh Monirul Alam Tipu (drums and percussion), Samir Hafiz (Guitar), Shams Mansoor Ghani (keyboards and vocals), and Naim Haque Roger (bass). Multiple changes have taken place in more.
18 Arkona Arkona
19 Hvangur
20 Pokolgép
21 The Gazzette
22 Hevisaurus Hevisaurus
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