Brutal (adj). Synonyms in metal: brootal, broot’l (LOL)
Once again, this list is about the most brutal growls and not the best growls. There are growlers with very good growls but growls can't be called 'brootal'.
The Top Ten
1Muhammed SuiçmezMuhammed Suiçmez was born in Karlsruhe, Germany, to Turkish immigrants. He is the frontman and guitarist of the German technical death metal band Necrophagist.
Abrasive, scary and extremely guttural. - Metal_Treasure
2Lord WormDan Greening, aka Lord Worm, is the original vocalist for Cryptopsy, a Canadian technical death metal band. He is also an English teacher.
Just give a listen to any song from the album None So Vile - Graves Of The Fathers, Slit Your Guts, Phobophile, Crown of Horns. - Metal_Treasure
3Mikael ÅkerfeldtLars Mikael Åkerfeldt is a Swedish musician, prominently known as the lead vocalist, guitarist, and primary songwriter of progressive death metal band Opeth, as well as being the former vocalist of death metal supergroup Bloodbath for three albums up until 2012. ...read more.
4Chris BarnesChris Barnes is an American musician mainly noted for his deep-throat vocals, explicitly violent lyrics. Barnes was a founding member of Cannibal Corpse before his dismissal and would later form Six Feet Under, which he fronts to this day.
His voice sounds so destroyed, love it
5Glen BentonGlen Benton is an American death metal musician. He is best known as the vocalist and bassist for the death metal band Deicide and was also a part of the band Vital Remains, where he has performed in recording sessions as well as live with them on a few occasions. ...read more.
The guy from Deicide. - Metal_Treasure
6Karl SandersKarl Sanders is an American musician, most widely known as the founding member of the American ancient Egyptian-themed technical death metal band Nile.
7Barney GreenwayMark "Barney" Greenway is an English extreme metal vocalist, who has been a member of Napalm Death, Extreme Noise Terror, and Benediction.
8George Corpsegrinder FisherGeorge "Corpsegrinder" Fisher is an American extreme metal vocalist for the American death metal band Cannibal Corpse and the lesser-known melodic death metal band Paths of Possession.
9Dan SwanöDan-Erland Swanö is a Swedish musician who is currently the vocalist, guitarist, ex-bassist and ex-drummer for the band Nightingale, lately vocalist, keyboardist and drummer for the band Witherscape, as well as the Owner of Unisound but he achieved fame as the vocalist and songwriter of progressive ...read more.
Dan Swanö is the vocalist for Edge of Sanity. Interestingly, he has a very good clean voice, too (similarly to Mikael Åkerfeldt). - Metal_Treasure
Amazing vocalist and guitar player
Gorguts - The Erosion Of Sanity, Disincarnated, Forgotten Arrows. - Metal_Treasure
11Peter TägtgrenAlf Peter Tägtgren is a Swedish musician, multi-instrumentalist and producer. He is the founder, main songwriter, lead vocalist, and guitarist of the death metal band Hypocrisy as well as the industrial metal band PAIN in which he is the only member.
12NergalAdam Nergal Darski (born Adam Michał Darski; 10 June 1977 in Gdynia), is a Polish musician and television personality, best known for being the frontman for the black/death metal band Behemoth. ...read more.
Lead singer of Obituary. Pretty brutal growling from this guy. - cjWriter1997
14Alex Terrible (Slaughter To Prevail)
The guy has amazing low gutturals. Sounds like if Godzilla’s vocal cords were transplanted into a human.