Best Metal Songs Written About Killers/MurdersMetalFoREVer1228 A lot of good metal songs have lyrical content centered around infamous serial killers and well known murder cases.
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One of Slayer's signature songs written about the infamous Nazi doctor Josef Mengele who, in return for his twisted experiments that often ended up with his victims dying, was given that nickname - The Angel of Death. Heavy song with an interesting lyrical subject. - MetalFoREVer1228
A very underrated Trivium song about the murder of Amadou Diallo by 4 NYPD officers. - MetalFoREVer1228
The awfully eerie masterpiece written about the serial killer Ed Gein. The parts at the end of the song with the child's voice I'm the background are, to say the least, haunting. - MetalFoREVer1228
Another eerie work, this time about everyone's favorite pervert - Jeffrey Dahmer. - MetalFoREVer1228
The whole album was about Jack the Ripper, but this was my personal favorite. - MetalFoREVer1228
Another brutal song about Jack The Ripper. - MetalFoREVer1228
A great song about Andrea Yates' murder of her own children by drowning them in a bathtub. - MetalFoREVer1228
Song about Elizabeth Bathory - MetalFoREVer1228
The band's called Bathory anyway.
The song tells with great detail about Armin Meiwes, a German cannibal. Meiwes sent requests for someone willing to be eaten and thus part of him forever."Suche gut gebauten achtzehn- bis dreizigjährigen zum schlahten, Der Metzgermeister" It is also directly quoted in the song and translates to "looking for a well built 18- to 30-year old to be butchered, The Butchermaster". He got an positive answer from Bernd Jürgen Brandes, who wanted Meiwes to bite of Brandes's penis before killing him. After that they ate it together. Brandes then was leaved to bleed to death in a bathtub while Meiwes was reading a Star Trek book. Brandes got only Schnapps and Ibuprofein to help the pain. After 8 hours of bleeding Brandes was still alive and Meiwes had to stab his throat in order to kill him. Meiwes then ate Brandes's flesh during the following year. Meiwes has described the taste: "It tastes like pork, bit more harsh, substantial". Meiwes filmed everything and the ...more
Name says it all. - MetalFoREVer1228
This song sounds so utterly retarded yet is so hilariously disturbing - xandermartin98
This ones about Albert Fish - MetalFoREVer1228
Awesome song! Ozzy Osbourne never ceases to amaze me! I LOVE this guy!
This is about Charles Manson and his followers.
This one's about Ed Gein. - Metalmaniakkk
This is one of my favorites by Lordi. It's basedon Jack the Ripper and all the terror he caused. And overall, it's just a great song. AMAZING!
Brutal song about Charles Manson
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