Top 10 Metal Songs by SupergroupsSupergroups are usually side projects of well known metal musicians who have primary bands.
The Top Ten
Vocals: Tobias Sammet and Jorn Lande
Avantasia is the biggest side project in metal and the biggest supergroup. Over 30 metal singers took part in it. - Metal_Treasure
Main members: Hansi (Blind Guardian) and Jon Schaffer (Iced Earth) - Metal_Treasure
I dig. - Zysoth
A Swedish death metal band headed by Mikael Åkerfeldt (Opeth). - Metal_Treasure
This has to be one of the most beautiful metal riffs (you can hear it in the second half of the song sample).
Den Saakaldte are a Norwegian black metal supergroup started as a one-man band by Sykelig but later musicians from other bands joined. - Metal_Treasure
This band was basically Dream Theater without James LaBrie.
Released 2 albums. - Metal_Treasure
This is a song from their recent album (2016) and I think it needs more attention because people know mostly their older songs. - Metal_Treasure
Welcome to technical brutality (and this isn't their heaviest song).
Blotted Science are an instrumental band.
Members are well known death metal musicians headed by the Godfather of technical metal - guitarist Ron Jarzombek.
Some of of the members are/were: Hannes Grossmann (Obscura, Necrophagist), Alex Webster (Cannibal Corpse), Derek Roddy (Nile). - Metal_Treasure
An impressive cover song originally by Tina Turner
Main members: Jarkko Ahola, Marco Hietala, Tony Kakko, JP Leppäluoto (Finnish metal singers) - Metal_Treasure
It features a heartbeat sound - Metal_Treasure
The song sample is from a live version that was a bonus track to Ghostlights album.
I meant the original. - Metal_Treasure
ELO cover. Vocals and metal arrangement: Jarkko Ahola. - Metal_Treasure
Main members: Russell Allen of Symphony X and Jorn Lande.
Magnus Karlsson, Primal Fear guitarist, helped them (including some songwriting credits) - Metal_Treasure
Guitar Hero 3 anyone?
The epic-length heavy metal version of 'We Are the World', the brain child of Ronnie James Dio, Jimmy Bain, and Vivian Campbell, it features members of Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, WASP, Quiet Riot, and even Spinal Tap. There's a guitar solo that goes for several minutes. - truckturner