Top 10 Classic Rock/Metal Songs with Best Screaming

I love screaming rock songs .Especially classic rock songs .These are the classic rock and metal songs with best screaming in it .Please add more if you like it .

The Top Ten

1 Child in Time - Deep Purple

I think I'll never get tired of this song. Especially of that screaming part. - Userguy44

Never heard a voice like this. A high vocal range and power in his voice. Absolutely amazing! - Userguy44

This really deserved to be at #1. Unbelievable screams from a master, esp. 8:00-end. - Metal_Treasure

Ok so I went and listened to this, and its 10 minutes of guitar solos and more light howling/passionate singing than 'screaming', and he definitely doesn't 'scream' for '2 minutes'!

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2 Victim of Changes - Judas Priest UListen to Sample
3 Mysteria - Edguy

Probably one of the best intro screams ever (0:20). It's long, powerful and perfectly performed. Tobias Sammet is such a great singer. - Metal_Treasure

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4 Immigrant Song - Led Zeppelin UListen to Sample
5 Highway Star - Deep Purple

The song starts with a screaming - zxm

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6 Fiddler on the Green - Demons & Wizards

One of the most emotional screams - long, powerful and breathtaking. A perfect performance by Hansi Kürsch (go to 4:05). - Metal_Treasure

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7 Bird of Prey - Uriah Heep

A great scream in the intro from David Byron. He needs more attention - one of the most technical singers of the 70s. - Metal_Treasure

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8 Hard Lovin' Man - Deep Purple

Very powerful and extremely well controlled screams throughout the entire song (they start after 1:00). - Metal_Treasure

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9 Hey Jude - The Beatles

At the end Paul screams - zxm

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10 My Last Sunrise - Demons & Wizards

Not only the screams but the entire vocal performance is 11/10 - so intense and convincing. Hansi Kürsch, ladies and gents. - Metal_Treasure

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The Contenders

11 Gimme Shelter - The Rolling Stones

It wasn't Mick Jagger - zxm

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12 Careful with that Axe, Eugene - Pink Floyd UListen to Sample
13 Won't Get Fooled Again - The Who

One hell of a scream. - Userguy44

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14 Bloodsucker - Deep Purple

These are awesome screams and kinda funny. Love them a lot! - Metal_Treasure

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15 Dream On - Aerosmith UListen to Sample
16 Open Face Surgery - Cryptopsy

This is death metal - a long and insane scream from Lord Worm. - Metal_Treasure

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17 Cowboys from Hell - Pantera

After the solo - Userguy44

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19 July Morning - Uriah Heep

At 4:50, from David Byron. - Metal_Treasure

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20 Ten Thousand Strong - Iced Earth

Tim 'Ripper' Owens - 2 screams: an intro scream for about 13 seconds and anothr one at the end for about 12 secs. He is one of the most underrated metal singers. - Metal_Treasure

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21 Don't Bring Me Down - Northern Kings

Awesome and powerful intro scream from Jarkko Ahola. I always need to hear it several times in a row. The song is a cover of Electric Light Orchestra. - Metal_Treasure

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23 The Piper Never Dies - Edguy

Another remarkable scream from Tobias Sammet at 0:50. You can hear it on the song sample below. - Metal_Treasure

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24 Bright Eyes - Blind Guardian

@Metal_Treasure, yeah the screaming was great - zxm

You can hear some of the screams on the song sample below. - Metal_Treasure

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25 Highlander - Lost Horizon

Daniel Heiman did a great job here and showcased some really jawdropping things. If you like high pitched clean vocals with many screams, this epic prog metal song is for you. - Metal_Treasure

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26 Since I've Been Loving You - Led Zeppelin UListen to Sample
27 Under Pressure - David Bowie & Queen UListen to Sample
28 Nightmare - The Crazy World of Arthur Brown UListen to Sample
29 Hounds - Savatage

Very atmospheric and addicted song from Savatage. When you listen, Jon Oliva's voice starts to get into your veins and makes you feel...

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30 Hall of the Mountain King - Savatage UListen to Sample
31 Fast as a Shark - Accept

Best one hands down

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Top Remixes

1. Child in Time - Deep Purple
2. Victim of Changes - Judas Priest
3. Hard Lovin' Man - Deep Purple
1. Child in Time - Deep Purple
2. Victim of Changes - Judas Priest
3. Mysteria - Edguy
1. Child in Time - Deep Purple
2. Victim of Changes - Judas Priest
3. Immigrant Song - Led Zeppelin


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