Top Ten Rock/Metal Bands that are Mostly Known for 2 Songs

somekindofaguy
"Mostly known after 2 songs" doesn't equals with "these bands have only 2 good songs", it equals with "Most people know these bands after 2 songs"

The Top Ten

1 Lynyrd Skynyrd Lynyrd Skynyrd Lynyrd Skynyrd is an American rock band best known for popularizing the Southern rock genre during the 1970s They are known for songs like "Free Bird", "Sweet Home Alabama" and "Tuesdays Gone" .

Free Bird & Sweet Home Alabama - somekindofaguy

2 Twisted Sister Twisted Sister Twisted Sister is an American heavy metal band originally from Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey, and later based in Long Island, New York.

We're Not Gonna Take it & I Wanna Rock - somekindofaguy

3 Quiet Riot Quiet Riot Quiet Riot is an American heavy metal band. The band was founded in 1973, by guitarist Randy Rhoads and bassist Kelly Garni under the name Mach 1. They then changed the name to Little Women, before settling on Quiet Riot in May 1975. The band's name was inspired by a conversation with Rick Parfitt of ...read more.

Come on Feel the Noize & Metal Health - somekindofaguy

4 The Stooges The Stooges The Stooges, also known as Iggy and the Stooges, are an American proto-punk band from Ann Arbor, Michigan, first active from 1967 to 1974, and later reformed in 2003. Although they sold few records in their original incarnation, and often performed for indifferent or hostile audiences, the Stooges are ...read more.

I Wanna Be Your Dog & Search and Destroy - somekindofaguy

5 Scorpions Scorpions Scorpions are a German rock band formed in 1965 in Hanover by Rudolf Schenker. Since the band's inception, its musical style has ranged from hard rock to heavy metal.

It was on my mind first, but I intentionally didn't add because there's also Still Loving You & Wind of Change - somekindofaguy

Rock You Like a Hurricane and No One Like You. - Element119

6 Sex Pistols Sex Pistols The Sex Pistols were an English punk rock band formed in London in 1975. Although they initially lasted just two and a half years and produced only four singles and one studio album, Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols, they are considered one of the most influential acts in the history ...read more.

God Save the Queen & Anarchy in the UK - somekindofaguy

7 Dio

Holy Diver and Rainbow in the Dark - Element119

Yes, mostly true... Don't Talk to Strangers is not really popular and known by comparison to these songs except between the metalheads. - somekindofaguy

8 Alice Cooper Alice Cooper Alice Cooper was an American rock band formed in Phoenix, Arizona in 1964. The band consisted of lead singer Vince Furnier, Glen Buxton, Michael Bruce, Dennis Dunaway, and Neal Smith.

Schools Out & Poison - somekindofaguy

9 Def Leppard Def Leppard Def Leppard are an English rock band formed in 1977 in Sheffield as part of the new wave of British heavy metal movement.

Photograph & Pour Some Sugar on Me - somekindofaguy

10 Kansas Kansas Kansas is an American rock band that became popular in the 1970s initially on album-oriented rock charts and later with hit singles such as "Carry On Wayward Son" and "Dust in the Wind".

Carry On Wayward Son & Dust in the Wind - BrianScott01

True - somekindofaguy

The Contenders

11 Motörhead Motörhead Motörhead were an English heavy metal/Hard Rock band formed in June 1975 by bassist, singer, and songwriter Ian Fraser "Lemmy" Kilmister, who was the sole constant member; guitarist and songwriter Larry Wallis; and drummer Lucas Fox. The band's harsh vocals and fast paced tempos helped inspire speed ...read more.

Overkill & Ace of Spades - somekindofaguy

12 T.Rex T.Rex

Get it On & 20th Century Boy - somekindofaguy

13 Joy Division Joy Division Joy Division were an English rock band formed in 1976 in Salford, Greater Manchester. Originally named Warsaw, the band consisted of singer Ian Curtis, guitarist and keyboardist Bernard Sumner, bassist Peter Hook, and drummer Stephen Morris.

She's Lost Control & Love Will Tear Us Apart - somekindofaguy

14 Thin Lizzy Thin Lizzy Thin Lizzy are an Irish rock band formed in Dublin in 1969. Their leader Phil Lynott was composer or co-composer of almost all of the band's songs, and the first black Irishman to achieve commercial success in the field of rock music. Thin Lizzy's most successful songs, "Whiskey in the Jar", "Jailbreak" ...read more.

The Boys are Back in Town and Jailbreak - christangrant

15 Helmet Helmet Helmet is an American alternative metal band from New York City formed in 1989. Founded by vocalist and lead guitarist Page Hamilton, Helmet has had numerous lineup changes, and Hamilton has been the only constant member.

Unsung & In the Meantime - cjWriter1997

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