Top 10 Rock and Metal Songs with the Best Bass Intros

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The Top Ten

1 Money - Pink Floyd

It was hard to rank the first 3 songs - they are all #1 for me and it was hard to choose (Pink Floyd, Queen, Metallica) - Metal_Treasure

2 Another One Bites the Dust - Queen

So catchy! John is one of my favourite bass players. - Userguy44

3 Anesthesia (Pulling Teeth) - Metallica
4 N.I.B. - Black Sabbath

Geezer is a good bass player and this sounds really good. - Userguy44

5 Peace Sells - Megadeth

David Ellefson is a sick bass player. - Userguy44

6 Under Pressure - Queen ft David Bowie
7 Spirit Crusher - Death

Bassline is pure ear sex. - cjWriter1997

8 Schism - Tool
9 Souls of Black - Testament

Fun fact: it was written by their guitarist Alex Skolnick - Metal_Treasure

10 Jerry Was a Race Car Driver - Primus

A tapping bass intro, which sounds like slapping bass. - zxm

Claypool is insane! - Userguy44

The Newcomers

? Hysteria - Muse

Why wasn't this already here? This bass intro is sick! Chris Wolstenholme is a good bassist. - Userguy44

The Contenders

11 My Name is Mud - Primus
12 Uprising - Muse
13 Panic Attack - Dream Theater

Listened this and was blowed away. Myung is a beast! - Userguy44

14 Killers - Iron Maiden
15 Domination - Symphony X
16 Longview - Green Day

WHY IS THIS NOT ON HERE?!

17 Lounge Act - Nirvana

Krist is a God

18 The Living Vault - Augury
19 The God That Failed - Metallica
20 The Clairvoyant - Iron Maiden
21 Roundabout - Yes
22 Would? - Alice in Chains

Mike Starr at his best! - Userguy44

23 Protirup - Aurthohin
24 People Passing By - Pain in Salvation
25 Dazed and Confused - Led Zeppelin
26 The Story in Your Eyes - The Moody Blues
27 Ace of Spades - Motorhead
28 Lone Justice - Anthrax
29 Phantom of the Opera - Iron Maiden
30 Come Together - The Beatles
31 Sliver - Nirvana

Best. Bass. Intro. In. Alternative. History.

32 Right Next Door to Hell - Guns N' Roses

Played with some kind of flanger effect. - Userguy44

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Top Remixes

1. Money - Pink Floyd
2. Another One Bites the Dust - Queen
3. Spirit Crusher - Death
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1. Money - Pink Floyd
2. Another One Bites the Dust - Queen
3. Anesthesia (Pulling Teeth) - Metallica
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