Metal Songs With the Most Epic Intros

The most powerful and epic metal song intro that you know.

The Top Ten

1 Bat Country - Avenged Sevenfold

He who makes a beast outta himself
Gets rid of the pain of bein' a man!

2 Don't Pray for Me - Asking Alexandria
3 You Were the King, Now You're Unconscious - Atreyu
4 Holy Wars...The Punishment Due - Megadeth

That opening riff grabs you and doesn't let you go until the song ends.

Great guitar, and builds up to the opening verse beautifly - ThatOneDrummer

5 Nothing Else Matters - Metallica
6 Heroes of Our Time - Dragonforce
7 Brompton Cocktail - Avenged Sevenfold
8 White Knuckles - Five Finger Death Punch
9 Torn Between Scylla and Charybdis - Trivium
10 Wind of Change - Scorpions

The Contenders

11 No Me Dejes Caer - Raizers
12 Deliver Us - In Flames
13 Valley of the Damned - Dragonforce
14 This is Exile - Whitechapel
15 Second Heartbeat - Avenged Sevenfold
16 Minotaur (The Wrath of Poseidon) - Fleshgod Apocalypse
17 Colony - In Flames
18 Moonshield - In Flames
19 Spectrum of Eternity - Soilwork
20 Demigod - Behemoth
21 Everytime I Die - Children of Bodom
22 Shovel Knockout - Children of Bodom
23 Downfall - Children of Bodom
24 Children of Bodom - Children of Bodom
25 Rain - Trivium
26 Inception of the End - Trivium
27 Vengeance Falls - Trivium
28 Bleak - Opeth
29 Shepherd of Fire - Avenged Sevenfold
30 Silent Scream - Slayer
31 Angel of Death - Slayer
32 Raining Blood - Slayer
33 Afterlife - Avenged Sevenfold
34 Beast and the Harlot - Avenged Sevenfold
35 Nightmare - Avenged Sevenfold
36 Natural Born Killer - Avenged Sevenfold
37 Painkiller - Judas Priest
38 Children of the Grave - Black Sabbath
39 Halo - Machine Head
40 Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden
41 The Trooper - Iron Maiden
42 Bed of Razors - Children of Bodom
43 Progenies of the Great Apocalypse - Dimmu Borgir
44 Dimmu Borgir - Dimmu Borgir
45 All Shall Fall - Immortal
46 I Am the Black Wizards - Emperor
47 Flesh and the Power It Holds - Death
48 Zombie Ritual - Death
49 Coming Home - Avenged Sevenfold
50 St. James - Avenged Sevenfold
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