Top Ten Nu-Metal Bands


The Top Ten

1 Korn Korn Korn is an American Nu-Metal band from Bakersfield, California, formed in 1993. The band's current lineup includes founding members Jonathan Davis, James "Munky" Shaffer, Brian "Head" Welch, and Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu, with the addition of Ray Luzier, who replaced the band's original member, David more.

Greatest band in Nu-Metal genre. Follow the leader is an epic album - josamaroo

Korns awesome

2 Linkin Park Linkin Park Linkin Park is an American rock band formed in Agoura Hills, California, in 1996. The members currently include Mike Shinoda (vocals, keyboards, rhythm guitar), Brad Delson (guitar), Dave "Phoenix" Farrell (bass), Joe Hahn (DJ) and Rob Bourdon (drums). Linkin Park are associated with a mixture of Nu-metal more.

Considered by many to be greatest rap-rock band and with there debut album bring there finest coming during the height of Nu-Metal makes them one of the best. - josamaroo

3 Slipknot Slipknot Slipknot is an American Heavy Metal band formed in 1995 from Iowa. The band is best known as one of the pioneers of the New Wave of American Heavy Metal during the late 1990s - 2000s and are distinguishable by the band's clothing choices, consisting of black/red jumpsuits and horror inspired masks. more.

Another band that may be more Metalcore but are considered Nu- Metal due to there fast paced lyrics in there earlier albums. - josamaroo

Slipknot is an incredible band who always mix melody or at least some sort of hook into a heavy song

4 Disturbed Disturbed Disturbed is an American nu metal/ alternative rock/ alternative metal band from Chicago, Illinois. The band comprises vocalist David Draiman, bassist John Moyer, guitarist Dan Donegan, and drummer Mike Wengren. They are known for songs like "Down With the Sickness" and "Stricken" .

This band doesn't consider themselves Nu-Metal but when they arrived on the scene they were classified as a Nu-Metal powerhouse and rightfully so. - josamaroo

5 Limp Bizkit Limp Bizkit Limp Bizkit is an American nu metal band from Jacksonville, Florida, formed in 1994. Their lineup consists of Fred Durst, Sam Rivers, John Otto, and Wes Borland.

These guys fronted by Fred Durst were everywhere during Nu-Metal's heyday and with songs like Faith and Nookie topping the charts makes them a definite top ten - josamaroo

This band is really underrated,they have amazing songs that touch your feelings,do some people know that? no,all they know is rollin and break stuff.

6 Adema Adema Adema is a nu metal band from Bakersfield, California. The band formed in 2000 with members lead vocalist Mark Chavez, vocalist/guitarist Tim Fluckey, guitarist Mike Ransom, bassist Dave DeRoo, and drummer Kris Kohls.

KORN's singer Jonathan Davis's half brothers band. Had a couple hits in early 2000's. - josamaroo

7 Nonpoint

Has a lot of fast paced lyrics and a hardrock beat. Great song with "What a day" - josamaroo

8 Dry Kill Logic

A band that suffered from 9/11 due to there dark themes but a great Nu-Metal Band - josamaroo

9 Staind Staind Staind was a rock band formed in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1995. Staind's lineup is Aaron Lewis (vocalist and guitarist), Jon Wysocki (drummer, left in 2011), Johnny April (bassist), and Mike Mushok (guitarist). After Jon's departure Sal Giancarelli filled in as drummer until the band's hiatus in more.

Has pumped-out many hits especially there song "Outside" - josamaroo

10 Papa Roach Papa Roach Papa Roach is an American rock band from Vacaville, California. Formed in 1993, their first major-label release was the triple-platinum album Infest.

One of the best Nu-Metal Band still around today - josamaroo

The Contenders

11 Spiritfall

And Other member Christian Spencer (guitar). Best Song:"My Reason".

Spiritfall best band all time. Like this band song: through the Fire.

Greatest band

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12 Mudvayne Mudvayne Mudvayne was an American heavy metal band from Peoria, Illinois formed in 1996. Originally from Bloomington, Illinois, they are known for their sonic experimentation, innovative album art, face and body paint, masks and uniforms.

Awesome - josamaroo

13 Taproot
14 Pleymo
15 Xero
16 Celldweller Celldweller
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Top Remixes

1. Limp Bizkit
2. Korn
3. Slipknot
1. Korn
2. Linkin Park
3. Limp Bizkit
1. Slipknot
2. Disturbed
3. Linkin Park


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