Best Growling Vocalists

Death metal or deathcore, these are the best growlers.

The Top Ten

1 Mikael Åkerfeldt (Opeth) Mikael Åkerfeldt (Opeth) Lars Mikael Åkerfeldt is a Swedish musician, prominently known as the lead vocalist, guitarist, and primary songwriter of progressive death metal band Opeth, as well as being the former vocalist of death metal supergroup Bloodbath.

I knew he'd be on top. - zxm

I just want to know.. What is phil bozeman doing at 1st spot?.. And also can anbody tell me the difference between this list and between "best death metal vocalists"? But altough nice list... Keep going dude MetalForever1228 - nooreldeen

2 Phil Bozeman (Whitechapel) Phil Bozeman (Whitechapel)
3 Glen Benton (Deicide) Glen Benton (Deicide) Glen Benton is an American death metal musician. He is best known as the vocalist and bassist for the death metal band Deicide and was also a part of the band Vital Remains, where he has performed in recording sessions as well as live with them on a few occasions.
4 Chris Barnes (Six Feet Under) Chris Barnes (Six Feet Under) Chris Barnes is an American musician mainly noted for his deep-throat vocals, explicitly violent lyrics.

He can growl longer and deeper than any person on this list if you listen to old school cannibal corpse and six feet under.

5 Cameron "Big Chocolate" Argon (Disfiguring the Goddess)

For a dude who makes electro type music, Big C has some of he most brutal vocals in modern death metal.

6 Adam Warren (Oceano)
7 Frank Mullen (Suffocation) Frank Mullen (Suffocation) Frank Mullen, is the vocalist of the American death metal band Suffocation, and met band mates Terrance Hobbs and Mike Smith in high school.
8 George "Corpsegrinder" Fisher (Cannibal Corpse) George George "Corpsegrinder" Fisher is an American extreme metal vocalist for the American death metal band Cannibal Corpse and the lesser-known melodic death metal band Paths of Possession.
9 Jonathan Huber (I Declare War)
10 Randy Blythe (Lamb of God) Randy Blythe (Lamb of God) David Randall "Randy" Blythe is the vocalist and lyricist of American heavy metal band Lamb of God and side-project band Halo of Locusts.

The Contenders

11 Matt Heafy (Trivium, Capharnaum) Matt Heafy (Trivium, Capharnaum) Matthew "Matt" Kiichi Heafy is a Japanese-American musician, best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of the Orlando based Heavy Metal/Metalcore band Trivium.
12 Corey Beaulieu (Trivium) Corey Beaulieu (Trivium) Corey King Beaulieu (Born November 22nd 1983) is an American musician and actor, known for being the lead guitarist and backing vocalist for the Heavy Metal band Trivium.
13 Johan Hegg (Amon Amarth) Johan Hegg (Amon Amarth)
14 Mitch Lucker (Suicide Silence) Mitch Lucker (Suicide Silence) Mitchell Adam "Mitch" Lucker was an American musician and lead singer for the deathcore band Suicide Silence.
15 Kyo (Dir En Grey) Kyo (Dir En Grey) Kyo is a Japanese musician, poet and singer-songwriter. He is best known as the vocalist of the metal band Dir en grey. He has been with the band since its inception in 1997 and was formerly in La:Sadie's.
16 Spencer Sotelo (Periphery, From First To Last, Endur, The Mothership)
17 Ryan Strain (Sea of Trees)
18 Jonny Davy (Job for a Cowboy)
19 Peter Tagtgren (Hypocrisy) Peter Tagtgren (Hypocrisy) Alf Peter Tägtgren is a Swedish musician, multi-instrumentalist and producer. He is the founder, main songwriter, lead vocalist, and guitarist of the death metal band Hypocrisy as well as the industrial metal band PAIN in which he is the only member.
20 Austin Carlile (Of Mice & Men) Austin Carlile (Of Mice & Men)
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Top Remixes

1. Randy Blythe (Lamb of God)
2. Corey Beaulieu (Trivium)
3. Matt Heafy (Trivium, Capharnaum)
1. Phil Bozeman (Whitechapel)
2. Glen Benton (Deicide)
3. Mikael Åkerfeldt (Opeth)



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