Heavy Metal Songs With the Most Memorable Guitar Solos

The most memorable guitar solos to me so this list will be very very subjective I admit but whatever.

The Top Ten

1 One - Metallica One - Metallica Cover Art

One of the best heavy metal songs of all time.

Maybe the best of all time!

I air guitared to this so hard I hurt my arms and hands.

2 Master of Puppets - Metallica Master of Puppets - Metallica Cover Art

Great solo! I love it...

3 Mr. Crowley - Ozzy Osbourne Mr. Crowley - Ozzy Osbourne Cover Art

3 unforgettable solos.

4 Rock & Roll Machine - Triumph Rock & Roll Machine - Triumph Cover Art

If you are a rock or metal fan and you have not heard this song you are missing out - loganl517

5 Tornado of Souls - Megadeth Tornado of Souls - Megadeth Cover Art

Come on, best solo in metal.

6 Rising Force - Yngwie Malmsteen Rising Force - Yngwie Malmsteen Cover Art

This one impressed me very much when I first heard it. I am still in love with it. - Metal_Treasure

7 Hand of Doom - Manowar Hand of Doom - Manowar Cover Art
8 Bat Country - Avenged Sevenfold Bat Country - Avenged Sevenfold Cover Art
9 A Light in the Black - Rainbow A Light in the Black - Rainbow Cover Art

I still wonder how such a solo was created in 1976! Great job Ritchie Blackmore. - Metal_Treasure

10 Rainbow in the Dark - Dio Rainbow in the Dark - Dio Cover Art

The Contenders

11 Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest Cover Art

The first solo is amazing - Metal_Treasure

12 Angel of Death - Slayer Angel of Death - Slayer Cover Art
13 Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden
14 Painkiller - Judas Priest Painkiller - Judas Priest Cover Art
15 Cult of Personality - Living Colour Cult of Personality - Living Colour Cover Art
16 Hangar 18 - Megadeth Hangar 18 - Megadeth Cover Art

So many epic solos in this song... great work by Marty Friedman and Dave Mustaine

17 Alison Hell - Annihilator Alison Hell - Annihilator Cover Art
18 Fade to Black - Metallica Fade to Black - Metallica Cover Art
19 Stargazer - Rainbow Stargazer - Rainbow Cover Art
20 Unsuccessfully Coping With the Natural Beauty of Infidelity - Type O Negative Unsuccessfully Coping With the Natural Beauty of Infidelity - Type O Negative Cover Art

I heard this song WAY to young on accident and to this day it is my favorite type o negative song and my favorite band - loganl517

21 Empire of the Clouds - Iron Maiden Empire of the Clouds - Iron Maiden Cover Art
22 Raining Blood - Slayer Raining Blood - Slayer Cover Art

Maybe not the most melodic, yet it leaves an interesting feeling after listening.

23 Afterlife - Avenged Sevenfold Afterlife - Avenged Sevenfold Cover Art
24 Vermillion - Slipknot
25 Living After Midnight - Judas Priest Living After Midnight - Judas Priest Cover Art
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