Top 10 Single Growls in Metal SongsMetal_Treasure This is when a vocalist with harsh vocals provides a more distinct growl (or black metal shriek) that is usually longer and stands out.
It's usually found in extreme metal subgenres.
The Top Ten
Ihsahn - about 23 seconds long at 1:05. - Metal_TreasureUListen to Sample
Just play the song sample.
It isn't among the longest ones on this list (it's about 10-11 seconds long) but it sounds extremely evil. Goog job, Nergal. - Metal_Treasure
A very brutal one and is about 24 seconds long (in the intro).
Shade Empire are an obscure metal band form Finland. - Metal_Treasure
Stéphane Paré: about 16-17 seconds in the intro - Metal_TreasureUListen to Sample
Xenoyr - about 16 seconds long at 7:55 (a song of 2017 that came out this morning, Oct 27) - Metal_TreasureUListen to Sample
Peter Tägtgren - 13 seconds in the intro - Metal_TreasureUListen to Sample
It's on the song sample so you can hear it. Not very long but I love how it sounds. Very good, Alexi Laiho. - Metal_TreasureUListen to Sample
Lord worm rules
Lord Worm - 8 seconds (not very long but it's extremely gutteral, at 2:22). - Metal_TreasureUListen to Sample
Impressing growlUListen to Sample
Peter Tägtgren - about 12 seconds in the intro - Metal_TreasureUListen to Sample
Piotr Wiwczarek - deep intro growl, about 8 seconds long.
The entire growl is on the song sample. - Metal_Treasure
About 11 seconds, intro growl - Metal_TreasureUListen to Sample
7 seconds - not very long compared to the others on this list but deserves an honorable mention.
Before you ask - in Make Them Suffer it's more like a scream than growl and I didn't add Make Them Suffer. - Metal_Treasure
Beginning growl is the best ever!UListen to Sample
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2. Lucifer - Behemoth
3. Harvesters of Death - Shade Empire