Top 10 Rock and Metal Songs with the Best Bass Intros

The Top Ten

1 Money - Pink Floyd Money - Pink Floyd Cover Art

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 Another One Bites the Dust - Queen Cover Art

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

3 Anesthesia (Pulling Teeth) - Metallica Anesthesia (Pulling Teeth) - Metallica Cover Art
4 N.I.B. - Black Sabbath N.I.B. - Black Sabbath Cover Art
5 Peace Sells - Megadeth Peace Sells - Megadeth Cover Art

David Ellefson is a sick bass player. - Userguy44

6 Under Pressure - Queen ft David Bowie Under Pressure - Queen ft David Bowie Cover Art
7 Schism - Tool Schism - Tool Cover Art

Such an epic song. - DarkBoi-X

8 Spirit Crusher - Death Spirit Crusher - Death Cover Art

Bassline is pure ear sex. - cjWriter1997

9 Souls of Black - Testament Souls of Black - Testament Cover Art

Fun fact: it was written by their guitarist Alex Skolnick and played by their bassist. - Metal_Treasure

10 Hysteria - Muse Hysteria - Muse Cover Art

The Contenders

11 My Name is Mud - Primus My Name is Mud - Primus Cover Art
12 For Whom the Bell Tolls - Metallica For Whom the Bell Tolls - Metallica Cover Art

Way too low

13 Uprising - Muse Uprising - Muse Cover Art
14 Jerry Was a Race Car Driver - Primus Jerry Was a Race Car Driver - Primus Cover Art

Claypool is insane! - Userguy44

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

15 The Living Vault - Augury The Living Vault - Augury Cover Art

Heavy AND catchy. Well paired with drumming. - Metal_Treasure

16 The Aura - Beyond Creation The Aura - Beyond Creation Cover Art

awesome! - Metal_Treasure

17 Would? - Alice in Chains Would? - Alice in Chains Cover Art
18 Panic Attack - Dream Theater Panic Attack - Dream Theater Cover Art
19 Killers - Iron Maiden Killers - Iron Maiden Cover Art
20 Domination - Symphony X Domination - Symphony X Cover Art
21 Phantom of the Opera - Iron Maiden Phantom of the Opera - Iron Maiden Cover Art
22 Longview - Green Day Longview - Green Day Cover Art

WHY IS THIS NOT ON HERE?!

23 Lounge Act - Nirvana Lounge Act - Nirvana Cover Art

Krist is a God

24 The God That Failed - Metallica The God That Failed - Metallica Cover Art
25 The Clairvoyant - Iron Maiden The Clairvoyant - Iron Maiden Cover Art
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