Top 10 Rock and Metal Songs with the Best "Yeahs"


The Top Ten

1 The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden
2 Won't Get Fooled Again - The Who

There are 2 "yeahs" and the 2nd one is better (longer and more powerful)
The first one is at 4:30, the 2nd one is at 7:45 - Metal_Treasure

3 Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden

A single "yeah" but it's long and powerful - at the end of the intro. Eargasm. - Metal_Treasure

4 Beyond the Realms of Death - Judas Priest

A sinlge "yeah" but it's used 3 times in the song because it's the beginning of the chorus. Sounds amazing and convincing (it's on the song sample).
I've left the world behind
I'm safe here in my mind" - Metal_Treasure

5 Path of Glory - Demons & Wizards

A series of 4 "yeahs" used several times. These "yeahs" are exploding, powerful, liberating AND melodic (the first series of "yeahs" is at 1:13-1:40).
"So many times it's hopeless dark and gray
No way out
And other times it's hope that saves the day
Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! " - Metal_Treasure

6 Thor - Manowar

This is the LONGEST "yeah" I know - 33 seconds (4:35) by Eric Adams. - Metal_Treasure

7 Nothing Else Matters - Metallica
8 The Piper Never Dies - Edguy

A perfect Oh Yeah! by Tobias Sammet you can hear on the song sample (in the song it is at 0:50) - Metal_Treasure

9 Fuel - Metallica
10 Enter Sandman - Metallica

Many Metallica songs have at least one "yeah" - this one has 3 (I believe) but the best one is at 4:35 - Metal_Treasure

The Contenders

11 Mysteria - Edguy

A single but impressive "oh yeah" at 0:21-0:31 - Metal_Treasure

12 The Ballroom Blitz - The Sweet

A series of good sounding yeahs used several times (you can hear them on the sample):
"Oh yeah!
It was like lightning
Everybody was fighting
And the music was soothing
And they all started grooving

Yeah, yeah, yeah-yeah-yeah" - Metal_Treasure

13 Bleeding Me - Metallica

There are many emotional 'yeahs' in this song - Metal_Treasure

14 Rainbow in the Dark - Dio
15 The Four Horsemen - Metallica

Several interesting 'yeahs' - Metal_Treasure

16 My Last Sunrise - Demons & Wizards

A long, emotional and powerful "yeah" by Hansi K├╝rsch at 2:05 - Metal_Treasure

17 Lithium - Nirvana

There are many yeahs in this song (just play the song sampe) - Metal_Treasure

18 I'll Sue Ya - Weird Al Yankovic

Play the song sample to hear it:
"I sued Delta Airlines
'Cause they sold me a ticket to New Jersey
I went there, and it sucked!
Yeah! " - Metal_Treasure

19 She Loves You - The Beatles
20 Heaven and Hell - Black Sabbath
21 Urn (Part I) - And Within the Void We are Breathless - Ne Obliviscaris

A song of 2017 with a long black metal-ish "yeah" at 4:10 by Xenoyr (it's about 13 seconds long) - Metal_Treasure

22 Princes of the Universe - Queen

There are several yeahs in this song - Metal_Treasure

23 Shine - Collective Soul

One of the best one-word choruses in rock history. - phillysports

24 Psychosocial - Slipknot


25 Say What You Mean - The Moody Blues
26 It Won't Be Long - The Beatles
27 Don't Bring Me Down - Northern Kings

Amazing "oh yeah" in the intro by Jarkko Ahola - Metal_Treasure

28 Poor Man's Crusade - Demons & Wizards

A gorgeous intro "yeah". - Metal_Treasure

29 It Ain't Like That - Alice in Chains

It's at the beginning of the song - christangrant

30 My Shadow and I - Arch Enemy
31 Demon Cleaner - Kyuss
32 Super Charger Heaven - White Zombie
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Top Remixes

1. The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden
2. Thor - Manowar
3. Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden
1. Won't Get Fooled Again - The Who
2. The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden
3. Hallowed Be Thy Name - Iron Maiden


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