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It was Deep Purple who created metal. - Userguy44
In a metal documentary Tony Iommi described Black Sabbath's music of the 70s as Heavy Blues Rock. I think this is correct for most of their songs of the 70s. In the 80s they started playing metal with Dio. - Metal_Treasure
It wasn't just Iommi, all original Members didn't like the name 'Heavy Metal'. - waldo
I would agree with this. And Black Sabbath with Dio sounded like a version of the 70s Rainbow. - Metal_Treasure
Yup. Deep Purple started it all. God bless Ritchie Blackmore. - Userguy44
Yup. This list is so true. - Userguy44
Stone Cold Crazy was actually a trash metal song. This list is about heavy metal not trash metal. You should know that. - Userguy44
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2. Black Sabbath wasn't the heaviest band when they made their debut.
3. Most famous metal bands didn't even try to play like Black Sabbath.