Greatest Metal Band of The 2000s

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81 Dead by April

Yes! This band brought Modern Metal to a whole different level. They definitely deserve to be in the top 10.

82 Sabaton Sabaton Sabaton is a power metal band from Falun, Sweden formed in 1999. The band's main lyrical themes are based on war and historical battles.

To the top! Awesome lyrics and music, like I read somewhere "the badass bard telling war stories"

These guys are amazing live. Such awesome energy from the lead singer.

83 Ghost B.C.
84 Wolfmother Wolfmother ...read more.

Not really metal (most of their songs during the 2000's) but still awesome

85 Meshuggah Meshuggah Meshuggah is a Swedish progressive metal band from Umeå, formed in 1987. They are credited with crafting the Djent subgenre. Meshuggah's line-up consists of founding members vocalist Jens Kidman and lead guitarist Fredrik Thordendal, drummer Tomas Haake, who joined in 1990, rhythm guitarist Mårten ...read more.

86th? Well, if people would actually stay on topic, they shouldn't be listed as theyve been around for over 20 years. If people actually knew & cared about METAL, 3/4 of the bands on this list would be omitted. Yes many of them listed have released great albums in the 2000's but I understood this to be bands that actually lauched in 2000-current. But, so is public opinion driven top anything lists!

#89. I just can't. can't comprehend the stupidity of this band not being listed in the top ten. what people step away from the mass produced slipknot and embrace these crazy sweeds who are mind blowing in the studio and mind melting live

86 Skillet Skillet Skillet is an American Christian rock band formed in Memphis, Tennessee in 1996 and based in the United States.

They simply just rock! And their lyrics actually tell a story or mean something.

Should seriously be better! they are an amazing band!

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87 Hollywood Undead Hollywood Undead Hollywood Undead is an American rap rock band from Los Angeles, California, United States. They released their debut album, Swan Songs, on September 2, 2008, and their live CD/DVD Desperate Measures, on November 10, 2009. Their second studio album, American Tragedy, was released April 5, 2011. All of ...read more.

Without a doubt one of the best nu metal bands of our time. I'm not a big fan of swan songs but American tragedy and notes from the underground that's nu metal how its meant to be played

Hollywood undead is the best band ever!

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88 Static X

This band here make you wanna speed down the street, run over people and feel no remorse.

Push It

Forty Ways

I Am

People are not going far enough down the list to up vote these obvious top 50's if not higher.

They definitely need to be at least in top 10!
Just listen to their music! They are just badass!
M/ Guaranteed GREAT METAL EXPERIENCE!

89 Vektor Vektor

They've been around for 7 years and are already one of the best thrash bands ever.

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91 Fozzy Fozzy Fozzy is an American heavy metal band, formed in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1999 by lead singer Chris Jericho and guitarist Rich Ward.

Fozzy better be higher than this... Fozzy is better than all of this man... Come on!

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92 Drowning Pool Drowning Pool Drowning Pool is an American Alternative Metal band formed in Dallas, Texas in 1996. The band was named after the film The Drowning Pool.
93 Sepultura Sepultura Sepultura is a Brazilian heavy metal band from Belo Horizonte. Their first album, Morbid Visions presented a proto-black metal sound with Wagner Lamounier of Sarcófago. Sepultura's sound varies by the album, from thrash metal, groove metal, and even death metal.

Up up and away

94 Alter Bridge Alter Bridge Alter Bridge is an American rock band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2004. The band consists of lead vocalist and guitarist Myles Kennedy, lead guitarist and backing vocalist Mark Tremonti, bassist Brian Marshall, and drummer Scott Phillips.

How could anybody not consider Alter Bridge in this list is a mystery to me, honestly.

95 Nonpoint

Epic nu metal! Gets you pumped! Original guitarist brought it!

This metal band should be way higher than this

96 Be'lakor Be'lakor Be'lakor is an Australian melodic death metal band from Melbourne, Victoria. The band's name originates from the character Be'lakor the Dark Master, in the Warhammer Fantasy game setting.

One of the best melodeath bands ever, but unfortuneltly no one knows them yet. once they get more fame, they will climb up in the list

97 Born Of Osiris Born Of Osiris Born of Osiris is an American deathcore band, formed in 2003 in Palatine, a suburb of Chicago. The group underwent several name changes, including Diminished, Your Heart Engraved, and Rosecrance, before finally settling on Born of Osiris in 2007, basing the name on the Egyptian deity Osiris, and the ...read more.

Just amazing
Hope to see these guys in the near future on mayhem fest

98 Jet

Again, another great band, but its not metal, Jet is pretty much like punk rock or just rebellious rock

99 Blessthefall
100 Overkill Overkill Overkill is an American thrash metal band, formed in 1980 in New Jersey. They have gone through many line-up changes, with singer Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth and bassist D.D.

The Electric Age and Ironbound are great albums. The other 4 are a little more than good, but I just love this band and their sound.

Best THRASH band in the world. Inoxidable and invincible.

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