Top Ten Metal Screamers
The Top Ten
He like a monster
NO NO WAY
Simply the best
R.I.P. mitchell Adam Lucker. You will be missed. - dereklupusV 16 Comments
He got one of the best screaming voice
You're kidding right? He sounds like a woman giving birth. - IronSabbathPriest
Oli on count your blessings was insane, dude could do any type of scream exceptionally well
Way more passion in his voice than lots of other on this list including#1.V 6 Comments
Great Scream, Hostage
Alex Koehler must be at 3..
He screams beautiful
I like her voice scream @sulthon_indie
I'm not just saying this because they are popular, but Corey should easily be on the top ten. 99% of the metal screamers I here all sound too similar and only have one style. They either have a high pitched annoying scream or a low pitched scream where they aren't even pronouncing the words, and with both you can't even understand what they're saying. Corey has adjusted his scream with every album and they are all amazing and you can actually understand what he's saying.
Corey Taylor is the greatest screamer of all time. Hands down.
M. Shadows can't scream! But I'll give that he can sing but Corey can scream awesomely plus you can actually hear what his screams say unlike most of the people on here
Corey Has one of the most loud and powerful screams EverV 6 Comments
HAVE YOU HEARD HIM LIVE THOUGH. LISTEN TO HIS LIVE VERSION OF UNANSWERED BY SUICIDE SILENCE AND PREPARE YOUR OVARIES FOR EXPLOSION AT THE WOMAN-IMPREGNATING GUTTURAL BELLOW BELCHED FROM THE JOWLS OF SATAN - Clad_In_Shadows
Phil is a beast. End of story.
This list is BEST screamers, not most popular. While Spencer isn't my favorite, I adore his harsh vocals. They hold so much power. Also his cleans are that of Icarus, I mean, he can hit notes higher than Haley Williams...
It's a beautiful scream when Chester does it. RIP Chester Love you
Pure talent better than slipknot
Also for a 42 year old he can scream
At least in top ten
In my opinion he was the BEST singer and screamer of ALL TIME.V 13 Comments
Best scereamers ever except rock am ringg 2011
His screams from Waking the Fallen were godlike.
Matt just has something that makes his screams so pure. They give you so much energy if you hear them live, and that makes him the best screamer of our current area for me.
Amazing. That's all I have to sayV 1 Comment
Look, I really like Matt and Bullet for My Valentine, but reality is that Matt doesn't scream. Bassist screams in this band.
Great screamer. Just gives me chills
Matt tuck should be in the 1st place his screams are sick listen to Scream Aim Fire
Kid what do you mean by 'matt doesn't scream'! Do you even listen to Bullet For My Valentine?...
Earlier he used to do amazing screams but these day maybe his voice is detiorating and jamie does most of the scream. But even in this conditons he does preety great screams and don't forget he plays guitar too which makes it twice more difficult
He should definitely be number 7 on this list at least
Hee should be higher on the list
Jake is clearly the best screamer I ever heard! He's able to combine very deep shouts and highscreams like no one else! Abr was the first metalcore band I absolutely fell in love with. Indonesia is clearly my favourite song of all time and it's the first one I actually screamed to ^^
What!... Jimmie Strimell deserves the number one spot and I bet nobody's better than him. His screaming is so awesome that it makes you feel alive every time you listen to it. Just listen to the song 'Real and True' by Dead by April and you'll know what real screaming is all about. By the way his clean singing rocks, he's not only the best screamer, he is also the best singer. I feel so bad he's not in Dead by April anymore, the band still rocks, but without Jimmie it's incomplete. And at last I wanna say thanks to Jimmie Strimell for such great songs that changed my life, I will always see you as a good friend. Everyone hail Jimmie Strimell!
Simply "Number 1"! He has got the harshest, rawest screaming/growl I've ever heard, just check him out live (especially on "Dreaming"). His screaming is just incomparable, better than Mitch Lucker and many for sure, can't understand why he's no. 1... I'm tired of seeing people judge by the popularity! By the way, songs like "More Than Yesterday" by Dead by April are perfect examples to show you the amazing talent Jimmie Strimell has. Not only in Dead by April you get to hear the awesome growl, but also in bands like Nightrage (2007 album), DeathDestruction and Ends With A Bullet, I guess you can't deny that he's the most EPIC screamer after listening those. No special effects or editing, just REAL screaming! Jimmie Strimell m/
Best metal screamer ever
N1 screamer in the history! JIMMIE for the win!V 2 Comments
Parkway Drive kept screaming this whole time and Oli Sykes ranks higher? Sorry Oli but your voice wore down, maybe Winston can teach u technique lmao
This guy should be number 1! Why is he so low?
Why is the best so damn low?
Incredible vocalist in his own right on top of a great screaming range that he uses across multiple styles of screaming.
Holds his screams longer than anyone. Truly awesome
Must be at top 5 screamers! Austine is awesome!
Are you serious... Austin Carlile is the best screamer on this list sure oli sikes is a good screamer but nobody comes close to Austin I mean look and listen to all of the songs my understadings Ohioisonfire O. G loko second sebiring the list goes on.
Any band that makes me memorize every vocal and every scream has my vote no matter what
Phil's an amazing vocalist with a great technical ability!
No one can copy his amazing sound.
Literately no one has the range that dani has!
He should be number 1, No one comes close to dani
High pitched to low pitched, he is beast all of them. Definitely top 5
All of these bands are stupid scream/metalcore bands. Such a shame that he passed away but come on.
The all-time champion of the loud-soft dynamic! I swear, there are times he makes me wonder whether those screams are sounds being made by a human (check out "Fireal" for a prime example).
FOR REAL GUYS, LISTEN TO HEXAGRAM. and chino didn't pass away lolV 1 Comment
This dude has some unique screams. Amazing.
This dude can do it all with his voice, he is just the best
How is the metal god at 25? He should be in the top three with Bruce Dickinson and James LaBrie in my opinion.
Stand by for exciter! Damn, Halford brought us some high notes over the years and still can sing those every concert. Come on, do I need to talk about the guy who performed Painkiller...he's the metal god and we all know it. And he's such a nice guy that usually he lets the crowd sing Breaking the Law in his place. Yeah, that's how nice he is to his fans.
56? Listen to songs on Stained Class, Defenders, and Painkiller. He was and still is the best screecher there is.
Rob Halford and Ian Gillan should be in the top 10, if not top 3 because they started it all. - Metal_TreasureV 1 Comment
Although this band is not well known, this screamer is easily a top contender. He has the range and the power as well as the ability to improvise with his voice as shown on the song "Defeat the Beat." (Other great songs include Crossover and Stray in Chaos.) He hits the highs and lows like an angel (or demon more-like). The best part is how easy it is to tell that he loves what he does just through the music he produces. Fantastic screamer, fantastic band.
Minami is the best screamer I've ever heard!
Minami is very amazing
He’s raw power and emotion on “Disgusting” is simply incredible with his newer band Beartooth.
What a pity what happened, such a great vocalist and band and then... but I will never forget the brutal screams and the great influence this voice was to me. - Flav
The Master. Hands down. 'Child In Time' is legendary.
He was the first metal screamer and the first singer who became famous for his screams so he should be #1. - Metal_Treasure
Listen to suite pee and suggestions
But I don't think he screams. - Th3Zm0nst3r
I love Joel birch, but for the record Nicholas Matthews is better.
Simply put his screams are godly.
Why is this here
There's just something special about his screams...
One of the few on this list that is actually in a metal band.
Not sure if I can add more but, Jared has the most unique scream out there. He definitely needs to be more towards the top. Also Spencer Charnas from Ice Nine Kills should be on this list, such a great vocalist and his screams are bone chilling
If I could I would vote for several screamers, because every of them is awesome. But almost no one voted for Jared, and it offended me. I'm mad about Blessthefall and think that Jared deserves to be closer to the top.
One of the best screamers in my opinion, and his clean vocal are excellent, too!
His extremely high-pitched screams as well as very powerful growls are amazing
He's not a scream-style singer but he screams pretty often and his screams are awesome - full of emotion, powerful, melodic and always spot on. The scream to 'Fiddler on the Green' is 10-11 sec long and is brilliantly crafted. He did some screams for other bands as a guest musician, which means he's really good. He screams even more live, and maybe even better - I guess the crowd inspires him.
Demons & Wizards - My Last Sunrise, Fiddler on the Green, Poor Man's Crusade;
Blind Guardian - The Last Candle, This Will Never End, Bright Eyes. - Metal_Treasure
I love his skills, specially on studio. Here's the guy who records 1000 voices for every song, creating vocal layers so dense, beautiful and high that will blow your mind.
Check Mirror Mirror, Bright Eyes and Valhalla.
His intro scream to 'Don't Bring Me Down' by Northern Kings is epic.
He loves screaming and does that on almost every song. - Metal_Treasure
He is one of the best screamers/growlers I've ever heard,He can do high pitched screams that I still I cannot believe he can do! And his growls sound amazing! He just can do so much with his voice it's ridiculous and mind-bending!
I can't believe he's at 45! Dude is top 5 no doubt about it. His live scream is second to none, his control is masterful. But more than that it's unique to him, no one else sounds like Randy Blythe. An icon of the genre.
I think Randy Blythe is a little underrated. If Johnathan Davis from Korn were on this list, I would've voted for him. But since he's not, Randy gets a vote.
Sounds like a demon from the depths of hell. His vocals are just out of this world, and is also a formidable lyricist.
Iconic. Lots of Screamers sound alike, some, like Randy, really stand out.V 9 Comments
Danny has a way of making trust that what he is singing about is real and need ALL of our attention right now. I believe what he sings in his songs and it just the voice he has and the skill in which he used to develop his craft. Love love love asking Alexandria
Best singer/screamer out there. Isn't anyone who done it better, before he lost his voice.
Easily the best screamer out there...
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