Songs with the Most Evil Sounding Metal Riffs

This is my provisional top ten list of the metal riffs that I've listened to so far, which never failed to give me chills all over the body... And yes, I'm very much sure that I've missed some unknown ones that are worthy of residing in the list.. So, feel free to add your favorite ones as they'll only aid in elevating the quality of the list...

The Top Ten Songs with the Most Evil Sounding Metal Riffs

1 Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath

In terms of sheer atmosphere, this song is still easily one of the best. - kempokid

The riff makes the hair on the back of my neck stand - Vip3r

It even includes the tritone ffs. - truckturner

The first evil sounding riff is still the evilest... - Ninjaturtlesforpresident

2 A Fair Judgement - Opeth

The outro riff is surprising and indeed demonic

3 Seasons In the Abyss - Slayer
4 At the Fathomless Depths - Dissection

Incredible and sinister intro. amazing album and out and out amazing riff

5 De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas - Mayhem

Far better than freezing moon

6 Jesu Død - Burzum
7 God of Emptiness - Morbid Angel
8 Ye Entrancemperium - Emperor
9 Behind the Sun - Meshuggah
10 Floods - Pantera

The Contenders

11 Zombie Ritual - Death
12 South of Heaven - Slayer
13 Når Sjelen Hentes Til Helvete - Dimmu Borgir
14 Hans Siste Vinter - Darkthrone
15 Force Fed the Excrements of Satan - Sewer
16 Cirice - Ghost
17 Homage for Satan - Deicide
18 Lucifer - Behemoth
19 Sad but True - Metallica
20 Demon of the Fall
21 Rapture - Morbid Angel
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