Top 10 Metal Albums with Weird Creatures on the Cover

From aliens to creatures you don't even know how to call.

The Top Ten

1 The Sound of Perseverance - Death

I've always wondered something mysterious about this artwork from my favorite band - Jack - JackTheMusicLover2244

2 No World Order! - Gamma Ray
3 All Shall Fall - Immortal
4 Angel of Retribution - Judas Priest

This creature wears Rob Halford's glasses... and looks like him... a bit. Or maybe a lot. - Metal_Treasure

5 Volume 8 - The Threat is Real - Anthrax

It's a 8 Ball with Spider Legs - christangrant

8 ball with spider legs = strange - Jack - JackTheMusicLover2244

6 Eternal Nightmare - Vio-Lence

What is this? - say10

7 Unto the Locust - Machine Head
8 Reign In Blood - Slayer

The characters on this album cover are just weird to me - christangrant

Just controversial and weird - Jack - JackTheMusicLover2244

It's very weird, oh yeah, christangrant, my reply was meant to say I agree with you. Stupid typo. - jack2244

9 Defenders of the Faith - Judas Priest

Amazing album. THE SENTINEL - CostcoHotDogs

10 Black Metal - Venom

The Newcomers

? Budgie - Budgie

Human with a cockatoo head. - Metal_Treasure

The Contenders

11 Show No Mercy - Slayer
12 The Mystery of Time - Avantasia
13 Villanden - Trollfest

Basically looks like a duck but with horns and shark teeth. And a weird body - what's that, a land mine?
But music on the album is definitely folk metal and it's very good. - Metal_Treasure

14 Hell Awaits - Slayer
15 Dance of Death - Iron Maiden

The characters just look wired - christangrant

16 Battalions of Fear - Blind Guardian

I mean the blue-colored alien in the background, with the big eyes. - Metal_Treasure

17 Diabolus In Musica - Slayer

I don't find this weird - jack2244

18 Seasons in the Abyss - Slayer

Just weird - jack2244

19 Virtual XI - Iron Maiden

Weird artwork + better artwork than how bad the album is - jack2244

20 Christ Illusion - Slayer

This cover is obviously of Jesus.

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Top Remixes

1. The Sound of Perseverance - Death
2. No World Order! - Gamma Ray
3. All Shall Fall - Immortal
1. Volume 8 - The Threat is Real - Anthrax
2. Reign In Blood - Slayer
3. The Sound of Perseverance - Death



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