Best Sepultura Songs

The Top Ten

1 Roots Bloody Roots 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!

2 Dead Embryonic Cells Dead Embryonic Cells

I do not listen to too much Sepultura regularly but this song is the absolute dope! Just a perfect song! Everything comes together perfectly in this song. One of the most iconic metal songs!

The riff towards the end

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.

The construction of this makes it the number one...

3 Refuse/Resist 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

What a chorus! Chills my bone

4 Inner Self

Pure excellence

An ultimate statement of individualism.

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...

5 Arise

Obliteration of mankind
Under a pale grey sky
We shall ARISEE

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

6 Territory

This song is my first ever sepultura song and Best song of Sepultura

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

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

The final riff, it's amazing

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.

10 Beneath the Remains

Well, I love Roots Bloody Roots but it shouldn't be at number one spot. Sepultura albums before Roots, I mean their thrash era, have more badass albums and songs. Beneath the Remains, Inner Self, Arise, Dead Embryonic Cells, Refuse/Resist... These should be on top spot not Bloody Roots. - BekoT.

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

Must be higher

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

12 Orgasmatron

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

13 Mass Hypnosis

That feeling when the solo starts...
So emotional I don't know why...

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

Best Sepultura songs... Must be number 1

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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

One of the thrash songs I've ever heard... Thumbs up!

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

Cool riffs

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

20 Cut-Throat

Come on not the best by this group but just listen to that scream CUT THROAT CUT THROAT alongside the sweeping drums...
Such a hardcore headbanging song that will break your neck...

Probably the most groovemetal song of all time

21 Stronger Than Hate

This is a great song. STRONGER THAN HATE!

22 Slaves of Pain

Yes, one of my favourite song!

Awesome just awesome!

23 Convicted in Life

Classic! - Wrongway1985

24 Phantom Self
25 Sarcastic Existence
26 War
27 Biotech is Godzilla
28 Escape to the Void

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

29 Altered State

So much better than all the roots songs together

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 Dusted

Such a good groove to this song,

31 Under Siege
32 Murder
33 Procreation (Of the Wicked)
34 Infected Voice

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

35 Amen
36 Bestial Devastation

One of the best Sepultura songs ever!

37 To the Wall

Best sepultura song and also most underrated

A beast of a song and hellishly underrated.

38 Nomad
39 Ambush

Love this song, it sounds heavier than most of their songs

40 Choke
41 Bullet the Blue Sky
42 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.

43 Mask

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

44 Kairos

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

45 Firestarter
46 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.

47 Sepulnation
48 Policia
49 R.I.P (Rest In Pain)
50 Spit

Perfect couple of minutes of pure anger.

Amazing! - Brobusky

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