Best Celtic Frost Songs

Celtic Frost (1984-93,2001-08) was an influential Extreme Metal band from Zürich, Switzerland. They are well known for their huge influence on Heavy Metal and also for their experiment on almost each and every subgenres of Heavy Metal including Black Metal, Doom Metal, Thrash Metal, Avant-Garde and even Death Metal.

The Top Ten

1 Circle of the Tyrants

One of the best songs ever made - Ananya

Death Metal at it's finest. - GREYBOYY

This song is awesome - heavy, wild and raw. This morning I watched the VH1 video 3 times in a row. And I am not sure this is all for today. - Metal_Treasure

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2 Into the Crypts of Rays

Best Celtic Frost song ever made, it's simply a classic! Very fast-paced, great guitars and vocals by Tom, and awesome drums by Reed St. Mark!

My top 5
1. Into the Crypts of Rays
2. A Dying God Coming Into Human Flesh
3. Circle of the Tyrants
4. Inner Sanctum
5. Procreation (Of the Wicked)

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3 A Dying God Coming Into Human Flesh

Never heard any thing like this but I was a fan after I heard it. - cjWriter1997

The video freaks me out D: - vishaljagannath

So captivating..that I can hear the sound of death and agony through it... - Ananya

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4 Triptych II: Synagoga Satanae

Really this is the only one I could ever call my favorite - DenyYourMaker

Scariest black metal ever!
Must hear my friends!

5 The Usurper

This is heavy.

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6 Procreation (Of the Wicked)

This right here is music - heavy, filthy, and evil. Heck, that disgustingly dirty riff would probably even qualify as the background music for a zombie ritual. - Vip3r

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7 Dethroned Emperor

Some of THE heaiviest material CF has produced...sheer thickness of the guitar tone blows me away

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8 Os Abysmi Vel Daath

Undoubtedly the best song from Monotheist.

Heavy & still somewhat melodic... great song

9 Drown in Ashes

Greatest doom metal song I've heard so far. Just shows how many different genres Celtic Frost encompass

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10 Necromantical Screams

The Contenders

11 Morbid Tales UListen to Sample
12 Progeny

One of the heaviest on their Monothiest album. - cjWriter1997

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13 Inner Sanctum UListen to Sample
14 Jewel Throne UListen to Sample
15 Obscured UListen to Sample
16 Rex Irae (Requiem)
17 Visions of Mortality

#16? WHAT?! Easy top 5

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18 Mesmerized
19 Fainted Eyes
20 Ground

These riffs are so heavy they might literally kill you

"Oh God, why have you foresaken me? " - Tylerlangford1234

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21 Nocturnal Fear UListen to Sample
22 Innocence and Wrath UListen to Sample
23 Mexican Radio UListen to Sample
24 Return to the Eve UListen to Sample
25 I Won't Dance (The Elder's Orient) UListen to Sample
26 Babylon Fell (Jade Serpent) UListen to Sample
27 Dawn of Meggido UListen to Sample
28 Cherry Orchards
29 Sorrows of the Moon UListen to Sample
30 Eternal Summer UListen to Sample
31 Danse Macabre UListen to Sample
32 Domain of Decay UListen to Sample
33 Ain Elohim UListen to Sample
34 Beyond the North Winds

So Groovy and energizing. My favourite of To Mega Therion.

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Best Songs on Celtic Frost's Monotheist Best Songs on Celtic Frost's to Mega Therion Top 10 Songs on Celtic Frost's Morbid Tales Top 10 Covers of Celtic Frost Songs Top 10 Songs on Celtic Frost's Into the Pandemonium

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Top Remixes (8)

1. Circle of the Tyrants
2. A Dying God Coming Into Human Flesh
3. Into the Crypts of Rays
1. Procreation (Of the Wicked)
2. Circle of the Tyrants
3. Into the Crypts of Rays
1. A Dying God Coming Into Human Flesh
2. Drown in Ashes
3. Os Abysmi Vel Daath

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