Top 10 Metal Songs Released In 1986


The Top Ten

1 Master of Puppets - Metallica

The number 1.

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2 Raining Blood - Slayer

1986 was one of the best years in metal history and this list is a proof. Enjoy! - Metal_Treasure

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3 Peace Sells - Megadeth

Classic Megadeth with one of the most memorable bass lines. Great lyrics. - Metal_Treasure

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4 Angel of Death - Slayer

Reign in Blood, Master of Puppets, and Pleasure to Kill in the same year. That's insane! - ryanrimmel

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5 Welcome Home (Sanitarium) - Metallica UListen to Sample
6 Wasted Years - Iron Maiden UListen to Sample
7 Black Prophecies - Dark Angel

8:30 min of epic, fast and heavy thrash. - Metal_Treasure

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8 Halloween - King Diamond UListen to Sample
9 Pleasure to Kill - Kreator

I rather like this song. - RockFashionista

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10 Caught Somewhere In Time - Iron Maiden UListen to Sample

The Contenders

11 Orion - Metallica UListen to Sample
12 Alexander the Great - Iron Maiden UListen to Sample
13 Stranger In a Strange Land - Iron Maiden UListen to Sample
14 Battery - Metallica UListen to Sample
15 Mutilation - Death

This was one of the most important demos in metal history. Next year it was included in their debut album Scream Bloody Gore (1987). - Metal_Treasure

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16 Watch the Children Pray - Metal Church UListen to Sample
17 Wake Up Dead - Megadeth UListen to Sample
18 Merciless Death - Dark Angel

Merciless Death and Darkness Descends, both by Dark Angel, are some of the fastest thrash songs ever. - Metal_Treasure

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19 Piece by Piece - Slayer UListen to Sample
20 Solitude - Candlemass UListen to Sample
21 Darkness Descends - Dark Angel UListen to Sample
22 Trilogy Suite Op. 5 - Yngwie Malmsteen UListen to Sample
23 Orgasmatron

Best song of Motorhead.

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24 Build Your Weapons - Voivod UListen to Sample
25 Korgull the Exterminator - Voivod UListen to Sample
26 To Hell with the Devil - Stryper UListen to Sample
27 Pure F**king Armageddon - Mayhem UListen to Sample
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Top Remixes (6)

1. Master of Puppets - Metallica
2. Raining Blood - Slayer
3. Peace Sells - Megadeth
1. Raining Blood - Slayer
2. Wasted Years - Iron Maiden
3. Peace Sells - Megadeth
1. Raining Blood - Slayer
2. Master of Puppets - Metallica
3. Angel of Death - Slayer

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