Top 10 Metal Musicians Born Under the Aries Zodiac Sign

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The Top Ten

1 Ritchie Blackmore - Deep Purple, Rainbow Ritchie Blackmore - Deep Purple, Rainbow Richard Hugh "Ritchie" Blackmore is an English guitarist and songwriter, best known for his work in the hard rock/metal bands Deep Purple and Rainbow. He was ranked number 16 on Guitar World's "100 Greatest Metal Guitarists of All Time" in 2004, and number 50 in Rolling Stone magazine's list of the ...read more.

Metal pioneer. Riff master. Solo master.
Astrology articles say these people are born pioneers and in this case it's absolutely true. - Metal_Treasure

2 Mike Mangini - Dream Theater, Annihilator Mike Mangini - Dream Theater, Annihilator Mike Mangini is an American drummer. Since 2010, he has been a member of progressive metal band Dream Theater, following the departure of founding drummer Mike Portnoy.

Great drummer. He was the 1st person in history to break 1,200 notes when he played 1,203 single notes at the 2005 Winter NAMM Session. - Metal_Treasure

3 Alexi Laiho - Children of Bodom Alexi Laiho - Children of Bodom
4 Mikael Åkerfeldt - Opeth Mikael Åkerfeldt - Opeth Lars 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.

Incredible multi-talented musician. - Metal_Treasure

5 Udo Dirkschneider - Accept Udo Dirkschneider - Accept Udo"Hassan"Dirkschneider is a German heavy metal singer who rose to fame with German heavy metal band Accept.
6 D. D. Verni - Overkill

Founding member, bassist and songwriter of the thrash metal band Overkill. - Metal_Treasure

7 Tom Hunting - Exodus Tom Hunting - Exodus
8 Steve Souza - Exodus
9 Criss Oliva - Savatage Criss Oliva - Savatage Christopher "Criss" Michael Oliva was an American musician who was the lead guitarist and co-founder of the band Savatage.

Amazing guitarist and co-founder of the band Savatage. R.I.P. Criss. - Metal_Treasure

10 Maynard James Keenan - Tool Maynard James Keenan - Tool Maynard James Keenan, often referred to by his initials MJK, is an American musician, record producer, winemaker, and actor, best known as the vocalist for Grammy Award-winning progressive metal band Tool.

The Contenders

11 Bill Kelliher - Mastodon Bill Kelliher - Mastodon Bill Kelliher is a musician from Atlanta, Georgia, best known as rhythm guitarist of heavy metal band Mastodon. V 1 Comment
12 Arjen Lucassen - Ayreon Arjen Lucassen - Ayreon Arjen Anthony Lucassen (born 3 April 1960, Netherlands) is a Dutch progressive rock/metal songwriter, singer, multi-instrumentalist musician and record producer, best known for his long-running progressive opera project Ayreon.

He's a pure genius (songwriter, singer, multi-instrumentalist and record producer).
Ayreon is a long-term project (progressive metal/rock opera) that produced masterpieces.
My favorite song by Ayreon is Age of Shadows. - Metal_Treasure

13 Anders Fridén - In Flames Anders Fridén - In Flames Anders Fridén is the vocalist/lyricist of the Swedish metal band In Flames. Fridén was also the vocalist of Passenger, a side project.
14 Michael Poulsen - Volbeat Michael Poulsen - Volbeat Michael Schøn Poulsen is a Danish vocalist and guitarist. He is currently the singer and main songwriter of the band Volbeat.

A singer who sounds like James Hetfield. - Metal_Treasure

15 Leslie 'Les' Binks - Judas Priest

Drummer who wrote the music to Beyond The Realms of Death. - Metal_Treasure

16 Sebastian Bach - Skid Row Sebastian Bach - Skid Row Sebastian Philip Bierk, known professionally as Sebastian Bach, is a Canadian heavy metal singer who achieved mainstream success as frontman of Skid Row from 1987-96. Since his departure from Skid Row, he has had many television roles, acted in Broadway plays, and leads a solo career.

He sings some borderline metal-to-glam metal and don't like the glam part but without a doubt - this guy can sing. - Metal_Treasure

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