Best Metal Bands

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201 W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. is an American heavy metal band formed in 1982 by Blackie Lawless, who is the only remaining original member of the band. V 2 Comments
202 Electric Wizard Electric Wizard Electric Wizard are an English doom metal band from Dorset, England. The band formed in 1993 and have recorded eight full length albums, two of which are now considered to be genre landmarks.
203 Resist the Thought
204 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.

What is wrong with you guys, this is a great metal band, dave was a great singer, they have a lot of great songs ( bodies, pity, all over me, sinner, tear away, etc. ) this band must be in top 50

Let the bodies hit the floor.

Bodies
Sinner
Tear Away
Step Up - htoutlaws2012

Welp, they're so low - Neonco31

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205 Mago de Oz

Understanding that these guys will never get as much attention as bigger bands and will often be categorized as "posers" but still whoever that has paid attention to their songs will agree most of the serious ones at least (Atlantia, La Cantata del Diablo, Finisterra) have a Dream Theater-esque appeal mixing Folk and Metal in such a talented way...

206 Obituary Obituary Obituary is an American death metal band formed in October 1984 in Tampa, Florida, United States, under the name Executioner, then changed the name's spelling to Xecutioner before eventually changing their name to Obituary in 1988. The band comprises vocalist John Tardy, drummer Donald Tardy, guitarist ...read more.

The mighty James Murphy. His presence on Testament albums was more than welcome.

What? One of the best death metal bands and not among top 10?

207 Six Feet Under Six Feet Under Six Feet Under is an American death metal band from Tampa, Florida, formed in 1993. The band consist of four members: founding vocalist Chris Barnes, longtime guitarist Steve Swanson, current bassist Jeff Hughell and recent drummer Marco Pitruzzella.

Chris barnes is an amazing vocalist and their sound is so damn brutal

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

Really Great Band All that remains and Sins and Bones were there best albums

Fozzy is best and DO YOU WANNA START A WAR is their great album

A really great band of all time and its due to Chris Jericho

Amazing band its been my favorite band for years

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209 Frantic Amber
210 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.

Be'lakor should be at least top 50, they are technical very good and one of the few bands that have 0 songs that I dislike, they make such beautiful and breathtaking music, which they perfectly combine with death metal.

Try Aspect & Countless sky.. I hope you all will understand what I wanna say..

Sun's delusion and Outlive the hand are 2 of my favourite be'lakor songs - Amarth666

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211 Halestorm Halestorm Halestorm is an American rock band from Red Lion, Pennsylvania, consisting of lead vocalist and guitarist Lzzy Hale, her brother drummer and percussionist Arejay Hale, guitarist Joe Hottinger, and bassist Josh Smith .
212 Sealed Our Fate

These guys are awesome! In fact, they are even playing with Chelsea Grin this year! They are technically post-hardcore, but their sound is very unique, definitely give them a listen

213 Stam1na

I love their music, even though I can't understand anything they say

214 Intestine Baalism Intestine Baalism Intestine Baalism is a death metal band hailing from Tokio/Kanto, Japan. The band was formed in 1991 as "Euthanasia" and changed 1992 their name to "Intestine Baalism", which is a term for the Sumerian god of the harvest. ...read more.

Finest Old-School Death Metal with a melodic twist in it. Their sound is very unique and incredibly awesome! If you like Death Metal you will love "An Anatomy Of The Beast" and if you are more into Melodic Death Metal listen to "Banquet In The Darkness"! - Flav

215 After Forever

The best Dutch metal band. Powerful, but beautiful female vocals Floor Jansen, combined with a very diverse and beautiful emotional music. The group sounds great live!

216 Great White
217 Head Phones President
218 Stratovarius Stratovarius Stratovarius is a Finnish power metal band that formed in 1984. Since their formation, they have released 16 studio albums, 4 DVD and 3 live albums.

But Metallica played Euro-thrash in America long before any Euro-thrash/metal band from Europe ever did. Their influence on the likes of Artillery, Destruction etc. was profound. It is quite simply remarkable how unique a talent they were. That said, you have convinced me to give these guys a listen.

Seriously they should be on the top 20 the one who made this list should really rethink this

There latest album "Nemesis" is the best metal album ever! This is a top ten metal band for sure. They're from Finland, but that shouldn't matter. Give them a listen. You WILL NOT be disappointed!

Just listening their song like forever and tomorrow, you will knew that this
Is the best ever melodic power metal in the world.

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219 Morbid Angel Morbid Angel Morbid Angel is an American death metal band based in Tampa, Florida. UK music magazine Terrorizer ranked Morbid Angel's 1989 debut Altars of Madness first in its list "Top 40 greatest death metal albums".

Dave Vincent Morbid Angel are evil personified. When I first heard 'Chapel of Ghouls' I felt so satanic that I had to shower in holy water and repent.

One of the best metal bands ever

Morbid Angel should be in Top Ten! Trey is Awesome!

Morbid Angel started blast beatsand gave us al those amazing albums, and yet so low? I don't understand.

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220 King Diamond King Diamond Kim Bendix Petersen, better known by his stage name King Diamond, is a Danish heavy metal musician. He is known for his extensive vocal range, usually sung in falsetto. King Diamond was originally known as the vocalist for Mercyful Fate, but has become notorious for his horror themed Concept albums ...read more.

Never once did they made a bad album, in fact all are great, as they all show diversion riffs, atmosphere and solo work and every album has a great story. King himself is the greatest vocalist in metal and King Diamond is my favorite metal band. - Caleb9000

THE strongest voice in all of metal, he is just so good!

Theatrical, conceptual, and any band that has the great Andy La Roche in it is worth the price of admission alone. One of the most graceful guitarists of all time.

Personally (Marilyn Manson fans, please don't be offended) I love King Diamond way more than Marilyn Manson. At least Diamond doesn't parade around the stage naked, ever talk about rape, incest, or murder, use that vulgar language that Manson uses, or anything like that. Plus, his shows are more Halloween-esque than Satanic. Just saying'!

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