Top Ten Nu-Metal Bands


The Top Ten

1 Linkin Park Linkin Park Linkin Park is an American rock band formed in Agoura Hills, California, in 1996. The members include Chester Bennington (vocals), Mike Shinoda (rapping vocals, pianist), Brad Delson (guitar), Dave "Phoenix" Farrell (bass), Joe Hahn (DJ) and Rob Bourdon (drums). Linkin Park are associated with a mixture 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

2 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

3 Slipknot Slipknot Slipknot is a Heavy Metal band formed in 1995 from Iowa. The band released their first album in 1999 and was well received by critics and fans. The group gained success after the release of their second studio album, "Iowa". 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 heavy 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. 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 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. V 1 Comment
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1. Limp Bizkit
2. Korn
3. Slipknot
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2. Linkin Park
3. Limp Bizkit
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