Top 10 Non-Extreme Metal Songs with the Best Screams

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Most popular non-extreme metal subgenres are traditional /heavy metal, power metal, prog metal, speed metal.

The Top Ten

1 Painkiller - Judas Priest UListen to Sample
2 The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden UListen to Sample
3 Mysteria - Edguy UListen to Sample
4 Ten Thousand Strong - Iced Earth

Two impressive screams by Tim Ripper Owens, one of them is an intro scream. - Metal_Treasure

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5 The Piper Never Dies - Edguy

The scream is on the song sample (if you don't know the song but wanna hear the scream). - Metal_Treasure

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6 Highway Star - Deep Purple UListen to Sample
7 Child in Time - Deep Purple

The legendary screams that started it all (in metal). I didn't put this song higher only because it has slow parts. - Metal_Treasure

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8 Shot to Hell - Laaz Rockit

I am so happy - 2 of the screams are on the song sample. This is a great speed metal song by an underrated band.
Vox: Michael Coons (he's amazing). - Metal_Treasure

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9 Queen of the Ryche - Queensryche

Reminds me of Gillan's intro scream to Highway Star. - Metal_Treasure

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10 A Rose for Epona - Eluveitie

Chrigel Glanzmann screams with the line "Together we go down with our people". A harsh scream. - zxm

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The Contenders

11 Fiddler on the Green - Demons & Wizards

A great melodic scream by Hansi Kursch but I didn't put it very high only because the song is a ballad. - Metal_Treasure

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12 Rime of the Ancient Mariner - Iron Maiden UListen to Sample
13 My Last Sunrise - Demons & Wizards UListen to Sample
14 Gangland - Iron Maiden

Probably Bruce Dickinson's highest note. - zxm

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15 Thor - Manowar UListen to Sample
16 Ride the Sky - Helloween

If you play the sample, you will hear the scream - Metal_Treasure

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17 Laying the Demon to Rest - Theocracy UListen to Sample
18 The Coming Curse - Iced Earth UListen to Sample
19 The Wall - Squadron
20 Hard Lovin' Man - Deep Purple UListen to Sample
21 Tanelorn (Into the Void) - Blind Guardian UListen to Sample
22 Fallen Angels - Edguy UListen to Sample
23 Dystopia - Iced Earth

This is Stu Block and the scream is on the sample. - Metal_Treasure

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24 Most Dangerous Game - Laaz Rockit UListen to Sample
25 Dissident Aggressor - Judas Priest UListen to Sample
26 No More Foolin' - Edguy UListen to Sample
27 Poor Man's Crusade - Demons & Wizards UListen to Sample
28 Abigail - King Diamond UListen to Sample
29 Rebellion in Dreamland - Gamma Ray

The song sample contains this scream - Metal_Treasure

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30 Pyhä Maa - Teräsbetoni UListen to Sample
31 Don't Bring Me Down - Northern Kings UListen to Sample
32 Cathedral Spires - Judas Priest Cathedral Spires - Judas Priest
33 Nailed - Theocracy

Just play the song sampe to hear it - it's really long - Metal_Treasure

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34 Take It Like a Man - Samson

Bruce Dickinson's band before Iron Maiden. He did a good high-pitched scream in this song. - zxm

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35 Ram It Down - Judas Priest UListen to Sample
36 Good God - Korn UListen to Sample
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Top Remixes

1. Child in Time - Deep Purple
2. The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden
3. A Rose for Epona - Eluveitie
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1. Painkiller - Judas Priest
2. The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden
3. Mysteria - Edguy
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