Scariest Songs Ever Writtenfireinside96 Halloween is still many months away but any time during the year is close enough to Halloween to do a list like this. These are some of the scariest songs I have ever heard. Try to listen to these songs in the pitch black room.
The Top Ten
A song about a little boy getting constantly raped by his parents. How could you get any worse than that its just terrible
This really shows how metal and rock really speaks and is truly a musical art. While mainstream ass artists talk about their meaningless crap, Jonathan Davis sang about this. It's not something fake. It's something that really happened and it's a shame but I'm positive more and more people know about this. This is why I love metal because it has real music words. Praise to Jonathan Davis!
This song caused lots of people to believe that Rick Davis (Jonathan Davis's father) is a child molester. Although his son has stated many times that this song was written about a family friend who sexually abused him. When a 12-year old Jonathan tried to turn to his family, he said, they ignored him. Neither Jonathan or Rick will say who the person was, though both say it was a woman.
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This is basically Eminem screaming at his ex wife the entire song. This is arguably Slim's scariest song ever made, and quite possibly the scariest rap song.
HE MURDERS HIS WIFE BY CHOCKING HER TO DEATH! HE ALSO SCREAMS THROUGH THE WHOLE SONG! THIS GAVE ME NIGHTMARES
He raps about forcing his wife into his car, driving into a secluded spot, and then chasing after her when she tried to run, and catches her and slits her throat. A favorite of feminist. You'll have a new appreciation of this song if you get cheated on.
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Has anyone heard this song backwards? Holy crap, is it scary! Near the beginning it has a little girl saying, 'Satan, look at me please'... HOLY-- I couldn't sleep without a light for a week! I am scarred for life.
The freakiest thing is that this is the Beatles, not Korn, Oceano, or any thrash metal band. It's the Beatles for gods sake. I don't even thing it's considered a song, I thing it's just noise, white noise.
This song scares me so much! And, if you look it up, this song has MORE lyrics than "Number 9, number 9, number 9". Look it up, its really creepy. But, if you listen to it backwards, is where the "Paul is Dead" theory is put in a little. It scare the living daylights out of me every time I listen to it backwards! What's creepy is when its backwards and you hear "Satan, look at me please". HOLY SMOKES. I know this is an 'experimental' song, but it would be better if it wasn't released. Plus, I wonder if John had taken a little much drugs before recording.. - kaitlynrad11
I don't know why man, this song just scares the hell out of me, forwards and backwards. Maybe because it feels like you're going insaneV 42 Comments
This is the scariest thing ever just watch it or don't you'll have to have sleep with the lights on nightmares for life from this agh help me.
I know we all hate Justin Bieber but his songs are not scary. They are HORRIBLE. But it does not mean they are scary. Even if you are just kidding its NOT SCARY. the only scary part is that he sounds like a girl. And I am serious.
I really don't know if I can listen to this song again
not scaryV 77 Comments
Than scared the yellow jeans out of me
Revolution 9 is just a bunch of creepy white noise but it isn't necessarily scary. This song tells one of the most messed up stories, but it is an awesome song - Tylerlangford1234
This is without a doubt the most horrifying plot a song could have.
One of the BEST songs ever!V 14 Comments
Scary? It's pretty badass, to be honest.
Not scary at all. The story is a bit creepy, the singer having nightmares and such. Satan telling him to kill himself to be with the girl he lost to suicide, but the song itself? The lyrics? The sound? No. Not at all scary
This song isn't really that scary. David wrote it because his girlfriend committed suicide. It's a really depressing song if you tell me.
It's about committing suicide and see your younger self going to hell with herV 6 Comments
Not at all scary, the video is disturbing but not scary at all
Scary song with a disturbingly creepy video that would perfect for Halloween
Not scary at all. Seriously.
The song isn't scary, the video is. - GruungeV 7 Comments
The fact that it's made up of real screams of terror by real mental patients is enough to make this song/album so much more disturbing! If this doesn't scare you I don't think anything will!
It's not really a song lol
Stalaggh should be number 1
Scared the poop out of meV 2 Comments
First and best heavy metal song ever written, and the creepiest too. You can't make a guitar sound more scary than this. Tony Iommi is just the best!
Even rab halford praises the song saying it's the most evil song ever written, if you think this is not the scariest song then actually you don't get the lyrics into your head - amitcornelius1
How is this so far down. This was probably the first genuinely scary song and remains the best.
What is this, that stands before me?V 10 Comments
The song's roots are even more terrifying than the song. The story, for one, tells the tale of a burn victim whose face and body looked like raw hamburger meat. The music video accompanying it is just as bad, with close-ups of the woman's face and the grayscale hospital, but the video that inspired the song itself brings things to a whole new level - the real footage of two men holding a woman down and killing her baby, turning it into hamburger meat, and forcing the woman to eat it. The song's roots are even more terrifying than the song.
Scarier than any of the other songs on here.
Yeah, this is just insanely creepy. Song about a burn victim who looks like hamburger... Delicious.
Absolutely scary. Listening to this song actually makes me feel nauseated, and that's not just because of the lyrics. I refuse to ever listen to the studio recording of this song again. - somelifeonaplanetV 15 Comments
It's true that Gulaggh used mental patients for the screams of agony but luckily none of the insane were harmed! The asylums gave Gulaggh permission to use them. Many of the patients say that it was fun which means that either they are too insane to know what fun is or they were sworn into secrecy with Gulaggh or they would be sacrificed by the great Goat. - SirSkeletorThe3rd
God, this is not a song! Its real children and elderly woman whoa are patients at an insane asylum scream therapy! GOD DAMN! Still the rumors about the kidnapping of said patients are fake, the band members asked for permition to take 15 patients for an hour or so to record this abomination. They used an abandoned chapel to record it! If this doesn't make number 1 then people who vote for other songs know nothing!
Too damn eerie! Scream Therapy by real mental patients. To top it all this was recorded at an abandoned chapel!
I love rocking out to this song, but I'll admit that the child abuse lyrics that David screams are disturbing.
It's like the Heavy Metal version of Kim by Eminem. But instead focuses on Child Abuse rather than Domestic Abuse.
That bridge is so disturbing
I cannot listen to this song... - Drum_Solo
This song isn't scary at all its just weird.
Creepiest song I've ever heard.
So creepy it makes me think about Insidious
So creepy... not gonna lie.V 5 Comments
It's a song about the nursery rhymes we used to sing as kids. Although we didn't know what they originally meant. The nursery rhymes we sand had evil stories behind them.
For example, Everyone is so happy singing 'Ring Around the Rosie' but it's really about the Black Plague.
This was my first KoRn song. I heard it when I was about 10 and it scared me to death. I thought the the band was evil and they were living in my basement (I'm dead serious). Now I'm a teenager and they are my favorite band.
After listening to this song, I'm now starting to think how messed up our childhoods were back then.
This song... Nursery rhymes are creepy enough. But when sung by korn? Then it's twice as creepyV 6 Comments
The fact that I had to add this myself is just ridiculous, I thought it was top 10 scariest songs not your top 10 favourite songs. Songs like Dead Skin Mask by Slayer are quite creepy but this is genuinely terrifying. - ROOOAARIMAPOTATO
Sounds like the entrance to hell.
This is from another dimension.V 1 Comment
This song is awesome and so is curtain
This song is based on the real life story of body snatcher Ed Gein. Gein would always go to graveyards and dig up the dead bodies of people so that he can use their skin and bones as decorations for his house.
Gein was also the inspiration for the norman bates, buffalo bill, and leatherface.
I love this song, but I definitely will admit that those moans of suffering at the end were pretty damn freaky!
Creepy, but normal by Slayer standards.V 3 Comments
It is about a teenager named billy, who gives up on his life to join a gang, sell and do drugs, and commit other crimes. Then, one day he meets his gang, the bring in a woman, billy takes her upstairs and stomps on her face til he breaks her jaw. His gang later comes up and they all kick her til they break her ribs then beat her up even more. After that they each take turns raping her. Billy takes a new.22 gun and points it at her head, and then finds out it was his mom. He shoots her in the head;killing her, and then is horrified that it was his mother so he commits suicide. After that, Immortal Technique tells a very creepy yet short story about devils, but anyway, amazing rapping.
I'm not the biggest rap fan but this song is horrifying The ultimate fall from grace And a warning to beware evil. Its all fun and games until you are staring into the eyes of a loved one
Scariest song in the world... I have literally never heard any scarier song than this. Nothing else on this list even comes close to this...
I still get terrified of this song to this day. Not as scary as some of the songs above, but still chilling. - GruungeV 5 Comments
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