Top 10 Rock and Metal Songs that are the Best of a Debut Album


The Top Ten

1 Phantom of the Opera - Iron Maiden

Album Iron Maiden
A true masterpiece by maiden and it doesn't even have Bruce Dickinson on Vocals provin how great maiden is even their first album was really good - christangrant

2 Rainbow In the Dark - Dio

Album Holy Diver
While the title track of this album is no doubt a great track but I believe this one is better although only by little bit - christangrant

3 Seek & Destroy - Metallica

Album Kill 'Em All
This was the first metal song I had ever heard and it holds a very special place in my heart however this would be my favorite song from Metallica if it weren't for One - christangrant

4 Welcome to the Jungle - Guns N' Roses

Album Appetite for Destruction
This is a really good song now more people would say Sweet Child O Mine would be the best but I disagree this song is better than that one is in my opinion - christangrant

5 Runnin With the Devil - Van Halen

Album Van Halen
a true classic from Van Halen - christangrant

6 Schizos (Are Never Alone) Parts I & II - Annihilator

Oh yes this one is really good most people would say that Alison Hell is the best but I disagree this track is a real good headbanger and its awesome - christangrant

7 The Four Horsemen - Metallica
8 Human Insecticide - Annihilator
9 Maze of Torment - Morbid Angel

Album Altars of Madness - christangrant

10 Zombie Ritual - Death

Album Scream Bloody Gore - christangrant

The Contenders

11 Majesty - Blind Guardian
12 Kill (Those Who Oppose Me) - Lost Society
13 Black Magic - Slayer

Album Show No Mercy - christangrant

14 Black Star - Yngwie Malmsteen
15 Suicide Command - Coroner
16 Restless - Within Temptation
17 Crazy Train - Ozzy Osbourne

Album Blizzard of Ozz - christangrant

18 Sugar - System of a Down
19 In the End - Linkin Park
20 Ride the Sky - Helloween
21 Man on the Silver Mountain - Rainbow
22 My Last Sunrise - Demons & Wizards

This is a supergroup and musicians weren't new to metal but technically it's a debut album so it's eligible. Dio debut album is also on the list and I thought it's acceptable to add this incredible song.
This album is so good that several (or all) songs could be here: Fiddler on the Green, Path of Glory, Heaven Denies, Tear Down the Wall, Blood on My Hands, Poor Man's Crusade - Metal_Treasure

23 Sinner - Theocracy
24 Interstellar Overdrive - Pink Floyd
25 Highway Chile - The Jimi Hendrix Experience
26 Good Times, Bad Times - Led Zeppelin
27 Seven Seas of Rhye - Queen
28 I Just Want to Make Love to You - The Rolling Stones
29 The Kids are Alright - The Who
30 Light My Fire - The Doors
31 Metalingus - Alter Bridge
32 Wait and Bleed - Slipknot
33 In Too Deep - Sum 41
34 Blind - Korn
35 Bored - Deftones
36 About a Girl - Nirvana
37 Loco - Coal Chamber
38 Carousel - blink-182
39 Creep - Radiohead
40 Say It Ain't So - Weezer
41 Du riechst so gut - Rammstein
42 Naturträne - Nina Hagen Band Naturträne - Nina Hagen Band
43 Raised by Wolves - Falling in Reverse
44 Where? - Nickelback
45 Everybody's Fool - Evanescence
46 An Dich - Silbermond
47 Stratford-on-Guy - Liz Phair
48 Pearl in a World of Dirt - Beyond the Black
49 Knives and Pens - Black Veil Brides

Something by Black Veil Brides is here, yet nothing by Black Sabbath

50 The End - The Doors
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Top Remixes

1. Phantom of the Opera - Iron Maiden
2. Rainbow In the Dark - Dio
3. Seek & Destroy - Metallica
1. Human Insecticide - Annihilator
2. The Four Horsemen - Metallica
3. Majesty - Blind Guardian


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