Best Sepultura Songs

The Top Ten

1 Roots Bloody Roots

this song freaking rocks! - rock2metal

The first Sepultura song I ever heard, blew me away.

Guitars are awesome, song is awesome, SEPULTURA ROCKS!

Great song no more words - Gorphyx

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2 Dead Embryonic Cells

Probably the best sepultura song out there. Dead embryonic cells has lots of great riffs, singing is great, overall just an awesome song. This is sepultura at its very best, back when max cavalera was still in the band.

This is the best song no. 1

Roots bloody rotos can not be the number one! This is the number one!

AFF Roots bloody roots at first!?!?!? NO

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3 Refuse/Resist

Although it was not the best, but it shouldn't here. It must be in top ten. This song remind me the mass action in Indonesia by 1998.

I RESIST to get in the world of pop music and REFUSE to listen to it. - gemcloben

I'm surprised nobody noticed that this song is missing from the list! - sumit

Straighthate is my number 1 (man, those screams at the end! ) but it’s not on here and since the riff to this song was stuck in my head, I had to vote it

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4 Inner Self

The best Sepultura song! Whenever you're in a bad mood this music will certainly convert it into a world beating positive mood. All the people on Facebook chucking ice over their head, posting statuses about the last time they blinked and listening to the latest brainwashing drivel in the charts will never quite understand how skilled and dedicated these musicians are and what a great band this is. They made this music because they felt they had to, not so as the ignorant masses would like it and not primarily to make money. To all the other remaining non conformists who haven't fallen victim to Big Brother AKA the media, this is one great song of many in this rebellious REAL genre of music. This is one of my favourites :-) - hhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

one of the best trash metal, like it...

The whole album Beneath the remains is really trade mark from Brazilians. For me one of the best bands beside Death in metal genre.

This song kick ass. One of the best in the genre and the best of this awesome band... well before the departure of Max Cavelera.

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5 Arise

Great song and great album! Sepultura at top form!

One of the Fastest paced song I have heard in my life!

This one of the reasons I love sepultura. - gemcloben

How the hell does roots top the list? that song is bad. this is the real sepultura. this whole album is a masterpiece

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6 Territory

the drum intro (AMAZING), the guitar solo (ASTONISHING) and the voice of Max (INCREDIBLE)... this song is one of the best songs from them (maybe the best)... should be 1 - rock2metal

This song took me back to rock from rap. I was listening to rap, mostly, then heard this and came running back. Saw them, White Zombie and Pantera. Best concert ever!

Just because I feel this song deserves to be higher

The solo and voice is brilliant. - gemcloben

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7 Troops of Doom

Old fashion is better

I'll vote for this since escape to the voild is not listed.

My favorite

8 Ratamahatta

One of their best songs... The brazilian native music intro is just... AWESOME! -

Imagine this: before their famous, they went of a nationwide talent show. they decide to play this song. they start of with the Brazilian native music. the judges are confused by now. then the guitar starts and the singing. the judges would just be in shock. sepultura and their own genre only known as sepultura is born. - gemcloben

How is thia not number 1? This song kicks ass and hits hard I can't work out without it! Also try playing zombie games with it on a loop

9 Desperate Cry

Words can't describe this masterpiece... Just listen to it! It's probably Sepultura's most atmospheric songs.

this song is just amazing super incredible awesome and quality of rock

Easily their best song. Just a masterpiece, the perfect collection of good riffs and drumming.

How could that tribal rattamata crap be above this amazing song, Igors drumming is NUTS!

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10 Beneath the Remains

If any of you thought slayer was super fast, they're like a snail compared to this song. The acoustic intro was nice, but the song itself is just everything! It's heavy, it has great riffing. Max Cavalera's vocal is the definition of power. And like I said before, INSANELY FAST. This is sepultura thrash.

To be honest, on first listen I almost thought this was the Call of Ktulu by Metallica

The best thrash metal intro in history.

The Contenders

11 Attitude

What?. This is a JOKE!. This is no #2 on my list right behind Roots Bloody Roots

Great metal song! Cool music video too!

Not a bad intro, and an amazing song - gemcloben

Must be higher

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12 Orgasmatron

It's a great cover, but it's originally by Motorhead. - IronSabbathPriest

13 Mass Hypnosis

very best rhythm gitar! 1

The guitar solo is just brilliant.

The pure thrashiness along with the nice instrumental middle make one of the best Sepultura songs around.

14 Slave New World

While way too short, this is an awesome tune. This certainly is a 2:55 of pure enjoyment. I just don't see why this isn't in the top ten.

This one compares with the best of em! Come on my people. Rocks!

Should get a better position in this list. Top 10 for sure

The speed is awesome

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15 Propaganda

Honestly best song they have. It's like a better version of raining blood

One of my favorite Sepultura tracks. Top 5 for sure.

What a song deserves to be in top 10

Definitely deserves a top 5 spot

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16 From the Past Comes the Storms
17 Primitive Future

This song makes the album go out with a bang!

18 Symptom of the Universe

Ugh... Why's the song so far down..

19 Lobotomy

This is my favorite of their Thrash era. Surprised it wasn't in the top 20 at least. - cjWriter1997

20 Stronger Than Hate

This is a great song. STRONGER THAN HATE!

21 Cut-Throat

Probably the most groovemetal song of all time

22 Slaves of Pain

Yes, one of my favourite song!

Awesome just awesome!

23 Convicted in Life

Classic! - Wrongway1985

24 Sarcastic Existence
25 Biotech is Godzilla
26 Escape to the Void

Disappointed to see this so low, deserves at least top 15! Some of the best riffs ever - wolphert

27 Under Siege
28 Dusted

Such a good groove to this song,

29 Altered State

Top 5 work. I vote for this song while it's criminally low rated.

This song should be in the top 10. it's my favorite song by sepultura. such a good songs. how come it's so low ranked.

30 Murder
31 Bestial Devastation

One of the best Sepultura songs ever!

32 Infected Voice

Amazing, fastest song from Arise, I was surprised it wasn't on it yet.

33 War
34 To the Wall

A beast of a song and hellishly underrated.

35 Kaiowas
36 Bullet the Blue Sky
37 Nomad
38 Amen
39 Choke
40 Mask

This song is awesome. I lost count on how many times I played this song. The best song off Kairos.

41 Kairos

The best from the Derrick era, come on. It's groovy and heavy

42 Chaos B.C.

One of the grooviest beats in a metal song ever to be made. And definitely among the best in the Sepultura catalog. At the very least it deserves an honorable mention here.

One of the grooviest beats ever to be put into a metal song. Definitely one of Sepultura's best, in my opinion. At the very least I think it deserves an honorable mention.

43 Meaningless Movements

How can this song not be on this list? It�'s an amazing Sepultura song!

Maybe not teiheir best song, but very good.
I mean the riff is so cathy and so amazing yet
So simple.

44 Policia
45 Firestarter
46 R.I.P (Rest In Pain)
47 Sepulnation
48 Spit

Perfect couple of minutes of pure anger.

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49 Subtraction

Are you kidding? 61? this is too good for that

50 A Hora e a Vez do Cabelo Nascer
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1. Roots Bloody Roots
2. Ratamahatta
3. Troops of Doom
1. Symptom of the Universe
2. Roots Bloody Roots
3. Refuse/Resist
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