Top 10 Single Growls in Metal Songs

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

Towards the Pantheon - Emperor Towards the Pantheon - Emperor Cover Art

Ihsahn - about 23 seconds long at 1:05. - Metal_Treasure

Lucifer - Behemoth Lucifer - Behemoth Cover Art

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

Harvesters of Death - Shade Empire Harvesters of Death - Shade Empire Cover Art

A very brutal one and is about 24 seconds long (in the intro).
Shade Empire are an obscure metal band form Finland. - Metal_Treasure

Silence Calls the Storm - Quo Vadis Silence Calls the Storm - Quo Vadis Cover Art

Stéphane Paré: about 16-17 seconds in the intro - Metal_Treasure

Eyrie - Ne Obliviscaris Eyrie - Ne Obliviscaris Cover Art

Xenoyr - about 16 seconds long at 7:55 (a song of 2017 that came out this morning, Oct 27) - Metal_Treasure

Fire in the Sky - Hypocrisy Fire in the Sky - Hypocrisy Cover Art

Peter Tägtgren - 13 seconds in the intro - Metal_Treasure

Everytime I Die - Children of Bodom Everytime I Die - Children of Bodom Cover Art

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_Treasure

Slit Your Guts - Cryptopsy Slit Your Guts - Cryptopsy Cover Art

Lord worm rules

Lord Worm - 8 seconds (not very long but it's extremely gutteral, at 2:22). - Metal_Treasure

Blackwater Park - Opeth Blackwater Park - Opeth Cover Art

Impressing growl

Warpath - Hypocrisy Warpath - Hypocrisy Cover Art

Peter Tägtgren - about 12 seconds in the intro - Metal_Treasure

The Contenders

Return to the Morbid Reich - Vader Return to the Morbid Reich - Vader Cover Art

Piotr Wiwczarek - deep intro growl, about 8 seconds long.
The entire growl is on the song sample. - Metal_Treasure

Turned to Stone - Obituary Turned to Stone - Obituary Cover Art

About 11 seconds, intro growl - Metal_Treasure

The Carrion Eaters - Broken Hope The Carrion Eaters - Broken Hope Cover Art
Priests of Sodom - Cannibal Corpse Priests of Sodom - Cannibal Corpse Cover Art

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

Psychosocial - Slipknot Psychosocial - Slipknot Cover Art

Beginning growl is the best ever!

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