Heaviest Metal Songs of All Time

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The Top Ten

1 Hammer Smashed Face - Cannibal Corpse

Well heavy but there are other heavier songs from Cannibal Corpse that haven't been mentioned here. - GREYBOYY

This list is awful - ryanrimmel

I'm happy to say I'm from the city that the band with the heaviest song ever is from

Yup - Fiend

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2 Bleed - Meshuggah

This can't be beat. The complexity of the beats and rhythms make this song so extreme and head-banging material. - Dorito

Nothing out there is like this.

The double kick is pretty great

I'll admit hammer smashed face is really heavy, but it's actually a terrible song.

I picked Bleed because Meshuggah is WAY better than Cannibal Corpse. Meshuggah's worst is still better than cannibal corpse.

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3 Spill the Dirty Blood of Jesus - Infernal War

Check this out, guys. Slipknot? Slayer? Even Hammer Smashed Face isn't heavy enough compared to this song and some other really heavy songs on this list. - Metal_Treasure

This makes Raining Blood by Slayer look like a soft rock song - christangrant

4 Angel of Death - Slayer

Listen guys, Slayer is good, but they're not the heaviest in any sense. - ThatoneMetalhead

Why is slayer on here

5 Disasterpiece - Slipknot

I hoped to see such bands like 5FDP, Meshuggah, Melvins, Electric Wizard, Melvins, Crowbar and etc..

They aren't the heaviest band, but they have some of the heaviest songs on their Iowa album. - SirSkeletorThe3rd

This above Slayer & Lamb of God? This is what's wrong with the metal community today.

CANNIBAL CORPSES IS WEAK AND NOT HEAVY!
JUST because SLIPKNOT HAS A DJ DOES NOT MEAN THEY aren't METAL!
THET R WAY HEAVIER THAN ANYTHING ELSE HERE. HOWEVER, PEOPLE = S---T IS WAY HEAVIER THAN DISASTERPIECE AND SHOULD BE NO. 1 ON THIS LIST!

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6 Pandemonic Hyperblast - Anaal Nathrakh

Trust me, You don't know anything about heavy until you hear this, I am serious the only reason its this low is because its not a very known song (because it's so heavy). - Mcflupy

This makes Hammer Smashed Face seem like a weak song made by 4 year olds.

This is what I'm talking about. It's for this songs I pay internet.

I like anaal but go check out "devourment". Heck, ALMOST ALL SLAM BANDS SHOULD BE IN THIS LIST. WHY THE HELL IS SLIPKNOT IN THIS LIST!

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7 Scars of the Crucifix - Deicide
8 Crown of Horns - Cryptopsy
9 Maze of Torment - Morbid Angel
10 Two Pound Torch - Cryptopsy

The Newcomers

? The Aftermath - Origin
? Seclusion - Ævangelist

The Contenders

11 Scrolls of the Megilloth - Mortification

Great album. I consider the songs "Terminate Damnation" and "Eternal Lamentation" from the same album a bit heavier, though.

I am surprised this unknown Christian Rock band got a song on this list.

12 Slaves Shall Serve - Behemoth
13 Oh My F***ing God - Strapping Young Lad

Top 5 material easily. - cjWriter1997

The title is accurate. Personally, nothing comes close to this track. The sheer energy, pacing of lyrics (try figuring out all the lyrics to the song without looking it up.), throat-curling screaming by Devin Townsend, which is then greeted by an absolute complete BREAKDOWN of guitars, drums, and ambience just puts this track on a whole other level beyond anything else.

You just need to listen to it yourself, Heavy is a massive understatement for this track. - BloodyThunderX

14 Cast Down the Heretic - Nile
15 Apocalyptic Feasting - Brain Drill
16 Hordes to War - Immortal
17 Zombie Ritual - Death
18 The Violation - Fleshgod Apocalypse
19 Jesus Saves - Slayer
20 Ten Ton Hammer - Machine Head
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1. Spill the Dirty Blood of Jesus - Infernal War
2. Crown of Horns - Cryptopsy
3. Pandemonic Hyperblast - Anaal Nathrakh
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1. Angel of Death - Slayer
2. Disasterpiece - Slipknot
3. Bleed - Meshuggah
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1. Disasterpiece - Slipknot
2. Hordes to War - Immortal
3. Laid to Rest - Lamb of God
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