Top Ten Power Metal Songs of the 1980s


The Top Ten

1 Keeper of the Seven Keys - Helloween

Yes, it's the best of the 80s power metal and the best song by Helloween to this day. - Metal_Treasure

For me it's better than most other Helloween songs. - zxm

2 Valhalla - Blind Guardian
3 Kyrie Eleison - Fates Warning

Yes, this one is amazing. - Metal_Treasure

4 Rising Force - Yngwie Malmsteen

One of the best shredding songs of all time. It's so fast that touches on speed metal. - Metal_Treasure

5 Black Wind, Fire and Steel - Manowar
6 Halloween - Helloween

I've always been torn between this and Keeper as to what their best song is. - IronSabbathPriest

To Me It's the 2nd Best PM song of the '80s the reason why I didn't add it is because I wanted to add only 1 song/band - somekindofaguy

7 Scream Murder - Savatage
8 Flight of the Warrior - Riot
9 Fire Dance - Rainbow
10 Generally Hostile - Jag Panzer

The Contenders

11 Liar - Yngwie Malmsteen
12 Dead or Alive - Deep Purple
13 Fright Night - Stratovarius
14 Majesty - Blind Guardian

Not power metal, speed metal. - somekindofaguy

15 I Want Out - Helloween

Not power metal, standard heavy metal that touches '80s radio friendly pop music. - somekindofaguy

16 Guardian of the Blind - Blind Guardian

Speed Metal - somekindofaguy

17 As Above, So Below - Yngwie Malmsteen
18 Anguish and Fear - Yngwie Malmsteen

1985 - Yngwie on guitar, Jeff Scott Soto on vox - Metal_Treasure

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Top Remixes

1. Keeper of the Seven Keys - Helloween
2. Halloween - Helloween
3. Rising Force - Yngwie Malmsteen
1. Keeper of the Seven Keys - Helloween
2. Valhalla - Blind Guardian
3. Black Wind, Fire and Steel - Manowar


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