Best Metal Songs

The Top Ten

1 Master of Puppets - Metallica

Damn straight -- gotta love looking up this list and find the number 1 song to be what I'm listening to right now

This is one song that will be written off as best in every place!
amazing solo, classic riffs, super sexy bass, hard core drumming!
whoever created this song is a genius!

X Japan? Laugh out loud
In order to make a masterpiece like master of puppets you need a combination perfect factors, which only exists in Metallica. Great rhythm guitar of hetfield, perfect solo by hammett, wonderful bass performance of burton and finally the overwhelming drums play of ulrich. So suck it kiddos we are the best.

In many ways it's the archetypal metal song. It's heavier and faster than the classic Priest, Maiden, and Sabbath stuff, but it's not as heavy and fast as the subgenres that would develop later. It is in that sweet spot, which characterizes much of thrash as a whole.

This is a song that features multiple headbangable riffs, a slow, melodic section, a powerful hook, insightful lyrics about a real issue, and a shredding, yet memorable solo. Despite being relatively extreme for its time, it had enough mass appeal to generate a buzz.

It is Metallica's signature song, and I would argue that it's also metal's signature song. If one metal song had to be selected to represent metal to aliens and sent into space, this would be it.

I admit that I prefer Megadeth over Metallica for thrash metal, but I think this song individually beats stuff like Holy Wars and Hangar 18. - FacUtGaudeam

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2 Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden

This is not only the best metal song but in my opinion, the overall best song ever. This tune never gets old and rocks just as hard as the first time you hear it. Every time maiden puts out another live album this song just gets better and better especially with the addition of Janick Gers on 3rd guitar.

Yes they could, the best song ever is purely opinion and it is different for everyone, unless your saying since they don't know about the future music or they haven't heard all the songs in the world - germshep24

I guess almost every existing metal band covered this song already, and there must be a reason for that.
And the reason is simple, best song on this planet.
That intro alone is Epic! Everything in this song fits together.
Every instrument has his special moment here.

This is #1 in metal. To show how overrated Metallica is just look at the top ten, 3 songs. Master of Puppets deserves to 10 but not 3.
#1 Hallowed
#2 Painkiller
#3 Iron Man

Hallowed Be Thy Name is far superior to Master of Puppets.
1. The notes sung on Master are essentially the same five or so notes. Hallowed pulls all the shots by going to low and high notes.
2. Hallowed is more alluring with its hooks and solos than Master
3. Master keeps the same riff for two-thirds of the song. Hallowed shifts in and out of different riffs
4. Hallowed features some of Bruce's highest notes ever. - CaptDeadeye

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3 Holy Wars... The Punishment Due - Megadeth

Best metal song ever. Nothing comes close. This is coming from a huge Metallica fan. Trapped Under Ice should be a distant second.

Trapped Under Ice, indeed a very underrated Metallica song like Escape and Frayed Ends is Sanity - lilrocketman

just listen to it... you don't have to do anything else, just listen... and then you will know why holy wars should be #1

One of Megadeth's masterpiece. This should definitely be in the top 3. Dave Mustaine did a great job. Never heard of "X Japan".

The Bohemian Rhapsody of metal - only a genius, with issues, could write this masterpiece! The best metal song ever.

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4 One - Metallica

There's just no contest. It's Metallica all over, a classic metal band simply themselves, but this is by far their best song.

Did anyone ever listen to the lyrics? Yes, it has VERY much meaning. It's about a soldier who just wants to pull the plug on the life support machines. He's been through hell and back in war in the video-- no arms or legs. It made me really think after watching it. It's touching, too. Just watch the video.

It even opens the gates for non-metal fans in the beginning.
Melodic and (in my opinion) liberating intro.
When the vocals kick in, you feel something haunting yet unclear.
Distortion parts start to remind us how this soldier's life started to become tragedic.
At the end of first bridge it mellows a bit down as he is calming down his hatred and anger to remind his past journeys.
every time the man thinks about his past, the fear kicks back in to the mind.
The bridge harmonic riffs represent the anxiety and liberal feelings that one will feel in the battle field.(in my opinion)
The machine gun riffs and double bass represents the war he fought and the war in his mind that he is dealing currently.
The solo represents how the time flies in full speed.
In the climax of the song he reminisces everything and understands the true meaning of life, that someone would in the last moments.
The song doesn't end in a slow fashion just like how the life is supposed to ...more

No list containing best metal songs ever is complete without this great song in top 5. - Slashhead

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5 Painkiller - Judas Priest

This is one of the most powerful songs I've ever heard. A masterpiece in the heavy metal genre! You don't live if this song doesn't give you shivers.

One of the most kick ass songs ever composed. - Not_A_Weeaboo

Yay! We got this above Paranoid. - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

Definition of metal. - Userguy44

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6 Paranoid - Black Sabbath

Nothing needs to be said. Best band ever and they started it all.

Paranoid is one of the WORST songs by Black Sabbath.

This song helped started metal. Why is it not higher? - CaptDeadeye

It didn't help start metal... That was Black Sabbath by Black Sabbath Paranoid is overrated - Mnsdjjfijf

It started as an album filler and look its one of the best songs ever!

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7 The Trooper - Iron Maiden

This song is TOO good not to be in the top ten. Although my favorite Maiden song is Infinite Dreams, I say that The Trooper should be in the top ten because of how legendary, and just how recognizable, it is. And come on, is there anything better than The Trooper live? No one forgets the moment Bruce runs on stage in the red jacket waving the Union Jack!

BEST SONG EVER! This song is a BILLION time better than lame Master of Puppets! This is the greatest metal song hands down! -Avery

Way better than Music other people listen to these days

WAY BETTER THAN ENTER SANDMAN. This is a heavy metal anthem and one of Maiden's greatest songs for their greatest album

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8 Iron Man - Black Sabbath

How is this not number one? I mean, Metallica rocks hard and all, but on the other hand it's IRON MAN BY Black Sabbath. Without this song, there would BE no metal. It should at least be top 3. Seeing it at number 19 makes it hard to take this poll seriously.

Better than Paranoid - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

It is an actual masterpiece. This album as a whole is, though.

Black Sabbath's masterpiece

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9 Enter Sandman - Metallica

Finally on top ten! I just love this song! One of the best! And why there's no Pantera on the Top Ten? - MetalGod

Good, but too high on the list. There are much better metal songs below this. - Userguy44

It's to high - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

Metal at his peak. Not a boring riff repeated throughout all song, but instead brilliant, original music and lyrics.

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10 War Pigs - Black Sabbath

These reviews are really awesome. But you guys don't need to bother explaining why War Pigs is the best metal song of all time. My top 5: War Pigs, Holy Wars, Painkiller, Hallowed, Black Sabbath. Stargazer and Master could very well be there too. - gameofIceandFire

There's way more to a metal song, than how heavy it is - and that's what most people ("metal-heads") tend to forget, or choose to ignore. War Pigs is the best metal song (in my opinion), purely because of how powerful it is. I'm no Vietnam War buff, but I think everyone knows that America made a huge mistake of invading Vietnam, and War Pigs takes advantage of this. It makes America look evil and stupid, which was, of course, bound to be embarrassing to America, hence why the name of the album was then changed to "Paranoid". The song was powerful enough to force the band to change the name of the album, which is just the start of why this is the best metal song.

Top 5 metal songs are War Pigs (Sabbath), Holy Wars (Megadeth), Hallowed Be Thy Name (Maiden), In My Darkest Hour (Megadeth again), and The Four Horsemen (Metallica) in my opinion of course.
A few songs that I would consider including are right on the border between hard rock and heavy metal, such as Ain't Talking' 'Bout Love (Van Halen), Achilles Last Stand (Led Zeppelin), and In My Time Of Dying (also Zeppelin).

It is not an opinion that War Pigs is the greatest metal song of all time. It is a fact.

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The Newcomers

? A Dying Machine - Tremonti

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The Contenders

11 Angel of Death - Slayer

It's so great, I'm listening to it as I'm typing this - Peppapigsucks

I'd say Angel of Death and Master of Puppets are tied for my number one. But this song needs to be in the top 2. Come on...

Should be in the top 10. Too much Metallica up there. - RogerMcBaloney

Come ON! 11th? One of the best songs? Where's Raining Blood? - buster

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12 Holy Diver - Dio

How is this not higher it is so cool

This song is god

This song is amazing and a bonafide metal classic, but in my opinion, Stargazer by Rainbow is a much better track with Dio at the helm. - CaptDeadeye

How can paranoid be above this?! - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

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13 Chop Suey! - System of a Down

An energetic, heavy song that will leave you wanting more. Tool is a pretty good band but this song was worth a Grammy. System of a Down is the only modern metal group that can rock hard and be poetic at the same time.

LONG LIVE SYSTEM OF A DOWN! Best 20th century band. This song has everything. Melodic voice. Heavy guitar playing and John Dolmayan with his crazy drum playing just stands out.

This isn't System of a Down's best song but since this is the one on here it gets the vote. - lovetrump

Come on master of puppets on top? Even a wasp in this room is less annoying than that song.

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14 Cemetery Gates - Pantera

It was a VERY tough choice between this and "Fade to Black", but in the end I chose this because, while "Fade to Black" is a better ballad, "Cemetery Gates" is a better overall song. - Adrian_4

This is one of my all time favourite songs. Everything about this just blends into a perfectly made song and the solo near the end is mind blowing. I listen to this at least twice a day

The perfect power ballad. The perfect song overall.

Some parts of the song are a bit slow, but this has THE BEST guitar riff in the history of metal- if you disagree, you don't know what a guitar riff is. - the_dude_abides

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15 Cowboys from Hell - Pantera

All Together... Run for cover!!!

I'm not a Pantera fan but this kicks ass! - Userguy44

This is not even the best pantera song floods #!

This song is better than walk in my opinion. Well in fact, it's better than any other song in the top ten

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16 Fade to Black - Metallica

Best song ever should be higher than master of puppets. I love the slow beginning and then when it increases in tempo and volume and then just ultimately finishes it all off.

Guitar riffs, solos, drum rolls, vocals, this song's got something to teach man...! Awesome, no words, out of this world!

I love this song, but its too somber. I mean, I get it, but that doesn't mean it should be top! - buster

Ok a lot of Metallica songs are good but fade to black is much better than the four horsemen

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17 Raining Blood - Slayer

We need this to be #1 - buster

Timeless Classic! Cannot top! Definitive Thrash Metal!

The most iconic metal song of all time. Period.

Way too low. - TwJaGd

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18 The Four Horsemen - Metallica

Incredible song that you never get tired of hearing

68th?!?!? Really? This is an amazing song that is deserving of at the very least a spot in the top ten. Easily the best song off of Kill em All and my personal favorite from Metallica. PEOPLE VOTE THIS SONG UP, IT DESERVES TO BE HEARD!

One of Metallicas most underrated songs but this song rock. From the intro and then the thrushing along the speed with which the guitars are played is so awesome it just draws you in and makes you visualise what they are talking about. This is an example of fine art. Metallica forever

For a band that was so young and with so few thrash examples to draw from at the time, This one belongs

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19 Crazy Train - Ozzy Osbourne

AH.
Not that you only put ozzy in 25th place, you also put my favourite song and what me what metal really was. Hes the prince of darkness and you're the Freak of metal. I'm ten years old and I respect metal. DIE!

Why are the comments on this so edgy?

What makes the comments so edge, they look like normal boring comments to me - germshep24

How can this be in no. 19? I mean it.

I genuinely can't believe this isn't in the top 10, the riffs and solo are spectacular, the lyrics are deep yet uplifting. It's a celebration of descent into madness. It's a great song that gets everybody up and headbanging. This song is adored even by people that don't like metal, it transcends the genre. This is a true defining song of metal, it deserves to be way higher.

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20 Ace of Spades - Motorhead

Really? If it wasn't for Motorhead most of the so called "Top Ten" metal songs would never have existed. Motorhead is the reason that thrash metal was culminated. If you don't believe me watch 'Lemmy-The Movie' and see for yourself

wow this is unbelivable... this is top 5 material and something like art of life shouldn't even be on this list

'We Are The Road Crew' is the better song, but to claim they had anything to do with the birth of thrash is absurd. Maiden claimed they invented speed metal, but they didn't. Metallica, Slayer, Anthrax, and Megadeth invented thrash due to acts like Danzig, Diamond Head, Dead Kennedy's and Budgie. Neither Metallica or Megadeth have any hint of Motörhead in them. The proof is in the pudding. 'Ace of Spades' is brutal though.

This is the greatest song of all time by the real fathers of heavy metal. Lemmy's vocals are simply on another level from others. This song just further states that

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21 Seek & Destroy - Metallica

Overplayed and overrated. - MetalMan

Best from kill 'em all.

This song is a ripp off of Diamond Head ''Sucking My Love'' - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

As metal as it gets with the original members of Metallica. The classic of classic metal.

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22 Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath

This is where it all started for me. - mcflurry

Lyrically the best on this list.

This is the song that shocked the whole metal community at the time. - Sabbath

I didn't think anyone new this song but it is awesome the creepiest riff ever. Every day is the Black Sabbath day and keep it UNholy!

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23 The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden

Listen to the YEAHHH!,!,! Part

This is the song that started it all! - Algoma

Greatest Metal Song from one of the best bands ever!
The best intro with the greatest vocalist ever. Bruce Dickinson is an artist who paints with words.

This list is ridiculous. Metallica have three songs in the top ten? Yeah, one is to be expected, two is acceptable, but three? That's pushing it. And what the hell is x Japan? Iron Maiden are the kings of metal, and this song deserves to be higher on this list.

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24 Peace Sells - Megadeth

Peace Sells should at the very least be in the top 20, it's easily one of the best and most recognizable metal songs of all time, not to mention an absolute classic. It's up there with Holy Wars, Hangar 18 and Symphony of Destruction, if not better than those 3.

Every time I hear this song I smile and get loads of energy same with holy wars hope to see this in the top five!

Come on the opening bass line was used for the MTV news cast for like 10 years. Face it Metallica isn't nearly as good as megadeth a should die in a hole. And not to mention that album they did with Lou Reed. Barf.

People have opinions. Some prefer Metallica, some prefer Megadeth, some like both, some hate both. - Metarock

What do you mean Megadeth is way more talented than Metallica and didn't sell out long live Deth

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25 Afterlife - Avenged Sevenfold

A song that can catch every ear in the world. Perfect vocal, perfect solo, perfect drumming, perfect everything.

This song should be in the top 10, syns guitar solo in this song is phenomenal, live and on record, vocal progression is phenomenal, the orchestra plays well with the heaviness of the song and its just overall a phenomenal song and is better than some songs in the top 10 on this list

it's awesome that such a great solo has been written by a band as young as the avenged sevenfold! Let's vote for them! Go on so guys!

Amazing song. I listen to it every day and I never get bored.

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26 Stricken - Disturbed

The guitar solo is absolutely amazing and everything else too.

This song is AWESOME! but it only starts to get good about... 1 second into it! This is the song that got me into metal!

"You walk on like woman in suffering, won't even bother now to tell me why.. "

This is probably their best song, Disturbed is one of the only modern metal bands that isn't a poser, however, they are not like screamo or anything. They should make a genre just called Disturbed.

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27 Seasons in the Abyss - Slayer

Epic

Best slayer song of all time

Yes, Slayer at the end of their mighty progressive thrash era. Now they just smash you over the head all the time. Bring back the atmospherics...

I myself prefer Skeletons of Society. I think it's the best there is.

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28 Helter Skelter - The Beatles

I agree that it was the heaviest track and that it pioneered heavy metal, but having it in the top 30 metal songs is completely exagerating. It's pre-metal, but it's far from being THE BEST METAL SONG EVER.

How is a non-metal song so high on this list? - Userguy44

Not my favorite on this list anyway, but this is a fading list filled with Metallica madness, my metal world is filled with Sabbath, Maiden, Dio, Ozzy, Nighwish, Ensiferum etc. only the best

Not metal, it’s rock

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29 Nightmare - Avenged Sevenfold

Sad to see such a great song so low. I find master of puppets to be overrated. don't get me wrong I love Metallica and it's a pretty good song but definitely not the best.

This is my absolute FAVOURITE song wish it was higher its also a bit underrated
but I'm not going to get angry personally I love it so be like me and don't bother getting angry.

This is a great song

Such an EPIC song! How on earth can this not be in the top 5! Synsyster Gates is no doubt the very best!

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30 Bring Me to Life - Evanescence

Not metal. - XxembermasterxX

Oh boy, how is this a metal song? - Metal_Treasure

Not even close to metal. Heavy riffs don't make a song metal. - Userguy44

I love Evanescence, but I can’t stand when people call them metal. - 3DG20

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31 Mr. Crowley - Ozzy Osbourne

One of the best metal songs in my opinion

Helter Skelter ahead of this? Of course The Beatles are an amazing band, but this track... Is one of the best metal tracks ever.

A real masterpiece.

Amazing song.

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32 A Dangerous Meeting - Mercyful Fate

Ah, a classic from Beelzebub's most loyal disciple.

The King would not be proud of the 777 song cap. Lol.

One of the best ever

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33 Stargazer - Rainbow

What?!?!?! Holy Diver is an amazing song, but Stargazer is leaps and bounds ahead of anything Dio sang before or since. - CaptDeadeye

This at 33?! Really? At least should be in top ten - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

It's sad to see three Black Sabbath songs in the top 10 that aren't even metal, and this metal masterpiece at #42... - Metal_Treasure

There is literally no metal song that can match this! R.I.P Ronnie.

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34 Before I Forget - Slipknot

Same man best metal song and it be the number 1 heaviest song of slipknot this before I forget changed my life

listen this song & make a metal mood

Actually, Corey Taylor is in his mid-forties now and was with Stone Sour a long time before Slipknot. I respect the fact that people acknowledge the greats, so the fans of the greats purchased Before I Forget from Subliminal Verses and being the intelligent track about evolution it is, they won a Grammy for it.

This one of the best metal songs because this makes people want to listen to metal! Like me this song made me star loving metal!

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35 Psychosocial - Slipknot

Psychosocial always makes me feel better when I'm angry or/and sad. Another song with a message well said.

This is the song that introduced me to my favorite band ever made, Slipknot. This is one of the many songs that I wanted the radio station to play over and over again. Sure, before I forget may be a little better then this already epic song, but contrary to the top 10 METAL list this wins out.

In 10 years this'll be a metal anthem

Yeah, the latest 3 Slipknot albums are really good. Pretty poor album/song review admittedly, but they are really good.

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36 Heaven and Hell - Black Sabbath

Classic song and classic album - the evolution of Dio culminated on this one I guess, epic riffs, vocals and lyrics

56? This song is legend, inspiring so many other metal musics. Epic riffs, solo, vocals, drum, lyrics, etc. And what can I say is this list is broken...

This song should be n. 1 cause it's really different than others

Should be top 10. This is an insult to metal fans.

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37 Run to the Hills - Iron Maiden

Kinda suprised this is so low - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

Iron Maiden fans are too busy on page 1 trying to dethrone the Masters and didn't bother to work for it. Classic Iron Maiden.

What. The. Heck. You're telling me that run to the hills is 71. That is just garbage. Maiden is the best metal band and the fact that Slipknot's garbage is ahead of it is malarkey.

It was a number 1 hit on charts around the globe. Iron Maiden paradoxically sold out by writing their best album. Gold.

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38 Fear of the Dark - Iron Maiden

Better than Run To The Hills. - Userguy44

I listened to most of the bands a lot. Some of the songs shouldn't be in the top 100 that's for sure. Also, the songs chosen from some bands make me cry... Why would you place any of the Bullet for my valentine songs of the 2nd and 3rd album in the top 500 metal songs? A Top ten song for me would be Hand of Blood.

A lot of Bands are way underrepresented, just because they are not Angloamerican I guess... Where are In Flames, Rammstein, As I lay Dying, Enter Shikari, Bring me the Horizon, Apocalyptica, Killswitch Engage, Machine Head, Parkway Drive, Trivium?

Oh... The chills...

Best LIVE song EVER, they have everything of you want for a song.
Metallica is so overrated, Maiden deserves 10 song in the top 25.

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39 Walk - Pantera

Only #39? No way, punk!

This is the ultimate metal anthem, it should be way higher
RE
SPECT
WALK

Now THAT'S metal!

This should be way higher, its got a better riff and better lyrics than half the top 10 songs on this list.

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40 Ride the Lightning - Metallica

That intro - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

WHAT NUMBER 41 Your ALL Crazy Just Listen to it
- Lilbob93

Listen to it first. And then look at this list and you will feel the same as me. And I feel like what the heck!

Ride the lightning number 41 I get goosebumps whenever I listen to it's solo

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41 The Glass Prison - Dream Theater

I'm so glad that it isn't octavarium has the best song of Dream Theater on this list - germshep24

Total kick ass song. And it has a great meaning behind it. I think the only reason this is not in the top ten is nobody has listened to it because its so long. - fireinside96

Please re-record the sloppy sweep intro JP please

It is indeed one of Dream Theater's best songs, because it is literally progressive metal, rather than the progressive rock of the late 60's that makes me a bit ambivalent about them. Hey, each to their own. Now where's Ride The Lightning...

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42 Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest

There is so much Metallica on this list - I think I'm gonna be sick. Sure I like them, but it seems to me that they're considered as the gods of metal even though they have about 4 actual metal albums and the rest are just either sellout country crap or a weird mix of ridiculously disorted guitar sounds and a clutter of kitchen utensils. I just don't get it. There aren't a lot of Sabbath songs on this list, and what about Judas Priest. They've been making beautiful heavy metal for 40 years straight and you people can only scoff up a handful o their songs. I think that hallowed be thy name is better than master of puppets any day. AND WHERE'S ALL THE MOTORHEAD!?!? Not many people will read this because it's so far down on the list, but if you do, don't think for a minute that Metallica is the best metal band because they're American and have the word metal in their name. Think for yourself - there's better stuff out there.

YEAH! - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

Best metal ballad of all time and best metal solo of all time

I love this song

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43 Dante's Inferno - Iced Earth

An excellent song. - Metal_Treasure

I have the 'Alive In Athens' dvd, and though they've kind of disowned the dvd, Jon is stark bonkers on this thrash version of Rime Of The Ancient Mariner. He's a big Maiden fan.

Something about Iced Earth makes me proud of Metal. They should be all over this list.

Yeah, it's a thrash epic.

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44 Toxicity - System of a Down

Eating seeds is a past time activity.

Damn this song should be in top 10

This song is by far one of the best metal songs!

Top 10 material for sure

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45 Freak on a Leash - Korn

Nu-metal

The song is one of the first songs I heard by KoRn, but its also what got me into metal. I was 5 when I heard this for the first time and have been into metal since.

You think this song is metal? LOL - Metal_Treasure

This song got me into metal so for me at least it is the greatest Metal song. - 6Broken6Mirror6

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46 Thunderstruck - AC/DC

How the hell is this a metal song? - Userguy44

You cannot honestly say that Metallica have 3 of the top 10 best ever metal songs and Pantera have two. I don't like ACDC much but i can appreciate how much this song has influenced and that it deserves a place in the top 5.

I like AC/DC, but they aren't metal and Thunderstruck is average.

It might not be the most famous song but the guitaring
is amazing in it, hear it!

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47 Mouth for War - Pantera

Tremendous opener to a tremendous album. The riffs held within are staggering, and Terry Date was the business. Pantera nailed this album.

This shouldn't be #44. Really? Where are all the Metalheads? Not here... - n0juliet

This is Metal

This song is the reason I LOVE metal! So cocky, and it explodes at the end. Deserves a higher spot!

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48 Floods - Pantera

One word : outro

Best Pantera song ever. - Userguy44

The solo. That solo. And the outro too. The song's not bad either...

Seriously though, it's the perfect metal song, it's heavy when it needs to be, it's melodic, it's got good lyrics, and it's got that solo.

Come to think of it, I wasn't travelling too well myself when I saw them. Too much black tooth grin.

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49 Down with the Sickness - Disturbed

Disturbed is great. - Userguy44

Isn't this hard rock? - XxembermasterxX

This song not only talks about the themes of domestic abuse, but the dark side of humanity. How we are a species that cannot control anger, violence, and sadism. How humans are always torturing each other but still having hope in humanity. Now I'm sure that's not what they intended the song to be but that doesn't mean I should express my feelings. We're all free to share our opinions and develop new and fantastic ideas that can help us evolve and create a better future. Furthermore, amazing song. Five stars.

oh come on guys, for god sakes, this should be #1, not down, and what the so unique in metallica to be always #1, ya they r cool but not the best.

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50 Lack of Comprehension - Death

Excellente metal song of an excellent metal band

How is this masterpiece at only #47? - HEAVYMETALTHUNDER12345

LACK OF COMPREHENSION!

Boring, barely metal songs rated higher than this masterpiece? Okay...

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1. Master of Puppets - Metallica
2. Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden
3. Holy Wars... The Punishment Due - Megadeth
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1. The Four Horsemen - Metallica
2. Cowboys from Hell - Pantera
3. A Dangerous Meeting - Mercyful Fate
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1. Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden
2. Holy Diver - Dio
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