Top 10 Metal Songs Released In 1992

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The Top Ten

1 Fear of the Dark - Iron Maiden

Just awesome. Lyrics, vocals, progression from slow to fast tempo, and the wicked guitar solo, basically everything is great about this song. Not as catchy as other Maiden songs, but still catchier than anything on this list. The bottom line is 'Fear of the Dark' is memorable, because Dickinson just slays it on some pretty difficult vocals, and it's memorability puts at my 6th favorite I'm song, a very good ranking considering the band's one of the best 3 metal bands of all time.

Compare that to other ‘92 songs like Mouth for War, Symphony of Destruction, Walk and Metropolis Pt 1, which fell away from my memory within 10 - 60 minutes of listening. 'Fear of the Dark' is the only one on this whole list that I can recreate from memory the whole song, something I've done with only a handful of other songs It has a great melody, one of metal's best choruses, and melody is what I regard as the most important thing in metal besides a great singer and great guitar solos.

2 Symphony of Destruction - Megadeth
3 Walk - Pantera
4 Mouth for War - Pantera

PANTERA was great. WALK is overrated though. it's probably the worst song on side 1 of vulgar. Good song but mouth for war, New level are better

5 Hammer Smashed Face - Cannibal Corpse
6 Metropolis, Pt. 1: The Miracle and the Sleeper - Dream Theater
7 I Cum Blood - Cannibal Corpse
8 Pull Me Under - Dream Theater
9 Electric Crown - Testament
10 The Bard's Song (In the Forest) - Blind Guardian

The Contenders

11 Sweating Bullets - Megadeth
12 Killing in the Name - Rage Against the Machine

In case you wonder - I didn't add this song. - Metal_Treasure

RATM is the only rap metal band I like

13 Time What is Time - Blind Guardian
14 Under a Glass Moon - Dream Theater
15 Return to Serenity - Testament
16 F**king Hostile - Pantera
17 How the Gods Kill - Danzig
18 Would? - Alice In Chains
19 Afraid to Shoot Strangers - Iron Maiden

The riff around 2.5 minutes in is one of Maiden's best. Really memorable. - IronSabbathPriest

20 Hollow - Pantera
21 Angry Chair - Alice in Chains
22 Stone Cold Sober - Tankard
23 Wish - Nine Inch Nails

This. Isn't. Metal. - Metal_Treasure

24 N.W.O. - Ministry
25 Happiness In Slavery - Nine Inch Nails

How exactly is this metal? - Metal_Treasure

26 Journey Through the Dark - Blind Guardian
27 Theatre of Pain - Blind Guardian
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1. Walk - Pantera
2. Symphony of Destruction - Megadeth
3. Fear of the Dark - Iron Maiden
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1. Walk - Pantera
2. Fear of the Dark - Iron Maiden
3. Symphony of Destruction - Megadeth
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1. Metropolis, Pt. 1: The Miracle and the Sleeper - Dream Theater
2. Fear of the Dark - Iron Maiden
3. Symphony of Destruction - Megadeth
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