Top Ten Metal Artists Best at Their Sub Genres

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21 Korn - Nu Metal

Well, they created the genre. - Pony

22 Amon Amarth - Melodic Death Metal Amon Amarth - Melodic Death Metal Amon Amarth is a Swedish melodic death metal band from Tumba, formed in 1992. The band takes its name from the Sindarin name of Mount Doom.

Opeth is better - Lucretia

23 Bathory - Black Metal Bathory - Black Metal Bathory was a Swedish Black/Viking Metal band formed in 1983 by Quorthon and Jonas Ã…kerlund. Bathory's first 4 albums layed the blueprint for Scandinavian Black Metal. Quorthon is often credited with creating the "shrieking" vocal style of Black Metal. Their 5th album, Hammerheart (1990) displayed ...read more.
24 Cryptopsy - Technical Brutal Death Metal Cryptopsy - Technical Brutal Death Metal Cryptopsy is a Canadian technical death metal band from Montreal, Quebec, formed in 1988. The band has sold over 300,000 records.
25 Equilibrium - Folk Metal Equilibrium - Folk Metal Equilibrium is a German folk metal band. The band's music combines elements of folk music, power metal, black metal and symphonic metal with various other influences.
26 Nile - Technical Death Metal Nile - Technical Death Metal Nile is an American technical death metal band from Greenville, South Carolina, United States, formed in 1993. Their music and lyrics are inspired by Ancient Egyptian/Near Eastern mysticism, history, religion, and ancient art, as well as the works of H.P. Lovecraft.
27 Van Halen - Glam Metal Van Halen - Glam Metal Van Halen is an American hard rock band formed in Pasadena, California, in 1972. From 1974 until 1985, the band consisted of guitarist Eddie Van Halen, vocalist David Lee Roth, drummer Alex Van Halen, and bassist Michael Anthony.

I think they're just hard rock.

Runner up: guns n roses - gemcloben

28 Staind - Alternative Metal Staind - Alternative Metal Staind was a heavy metal band formed in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1995. ...read more.
29 Disturbed - Nu Metal Disturbed - Nu Metal Disturbed is an American heavy metal band from Chicago, Illinois . The band comprises vocalist David Draiman, bassist John Moyer, guitarist Dan Donegan, and drummer Mike Wengren . They are known for songs like "Down With the Sickness" and "Stricken" .
30 Killswitch Engage - Metalcore Killswitch Engage - Metalcore Killswitch Engage is an American metalcore band from Westfield, Massachusetts, formed in 1999 after the disbanding of Overcast and Aftershock.
31 Limp Bizkit - Nu Metal Limp Bizkit - Nu Metal Limp Bizkit is an American nu metal band from Jacksonville, Florida, formed in 1994. Their lineup consists of Fred Durst, Sam Rivers, John Otto, and Wes Borland.

Worst really - Lucretia

Really?

32 Helloween - Power Metal Helloween - Power Metal Helloween is a German power metal band founded in 1984 in Hamburg, Northern Germany. The band is a pioneering force in the power metal genre, and their second and third studio albums, Keeper of the Seven Keys: Part I and Part II, are considered masterpieces of the genre.
33 Nightwish - Symphonic Metal Nightwish - Symphonic Metal Nightwish is a symphonic metal band from Kitee, Finland. The band was formed in 1996 by lead songwriter and keyboardist Tuomas Holopainen, guitarist Emppu Vuorinen, and lead singer Tarja Turunen.
34 Helloween - Speed Metal Helloween - Speed Metal Helloween is a German power metal band founded in 1984 in Hamburg, Northern Germany. The band is a pioneering force in the power metal genre, and their second and third studio albums, Keeper of the Seven Keys: Part I and Part II, are considered masterpieces of the genre.
35 Suicide Silence - Deathcore Suicide Silence - Deathcore Suicide Silence is an American deathcore band from Riverside, California. Formed in 2002, the band has released four full-length studio albums, one EP and eleven music videos.
36 Rob Zombie - Industrial Metal Rob Zombie - Industrial Metal Rob Zombie is an American heavy metal musician, film director, screenwriter and film producer. His career launched in 1985 when he formed the heavy metal band White Zombie. Following their breakup, he began a successful solo career. Zombie began directing in the early 2000s. His most famous movies are ...read more.
37 HammerFall - Power Metal HammerFall - Power Metal HammerFall is a Swedish heavy metal band from Gothenburg, Sweden. The band was formed in 1993 by ex-Ceremonial Oath guitarist Oscar Dronjak.
38 Rage Against the Machine - Rap Metal

No such thing, as rap metal - Lucretia

39 Breaking Benjamin - Alternative Metal
40 Mushroomhead - Industrial Metal Mushroomhead - Industrial Metal Mushroomhead is an American Nu Metal band from Cleveland, Ohio. Formed in 1993 in the Cleveland Warehouse District, the band is known for their avant-garde sound which includes influence from heavy metal, art rock and electro-industrial and their imagery which features masks and costumes as well as ...read more.
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