Top 10 Songs with Backward Vocals

These songs contain hidden lyrics and to hear the words you have to play some song sections backward.

The Top Ten

1 Hell Awaits - Slayer

It's in the intro: "Join us! " (x45), followed by "Welcome back". - Metal_Treasure

2 Damien - Iced Earth

At the end of the song Jon Schaffer repeats backwards the message from the middle of the song. It's a quote from the movie Damien that inspired the song:
"Your pain on the cross was but a splinter compared to the agony of my father. I will drive deeper the thorns into your rancid carcass, you profaner of vices.You have done nothing." - Metal_Treasure

3 Stormbringer - Deep Purple
4 Rocket - Def Leppard

When played backward, at the beginning you hear "We're fighting with the gods of war." - Metal_Treasure

5 Disease, Injury, Madness - Between the Buried and Me

"You must wait for the rest of the non-believers/If you disagree, you will sleep/You must wait for the rest of the non-believers" - Metal_Treasure

6 Still Life - Iron Maiden

You have to play backward the beginning of the song where drummer Nicko McBrain gives a speech, haha.
"Hmm, Hmmm, what ho sed de t'ing with de t'ree bonce. Don't meddle with t'ings you don't understand", followed by a belch. - Metal_Treasure

7 Work It - Missy Elliott

Backward lyrics are the other part of the chorus: "I put my thing down, flip it, and reverse it", and, "Watch the way Missy like to take it backwards" - Metal_Treasure

8 Empty Spaces - Pink Floyd

"Hello, Luka. Congratulations. You've just discovered the secret message. Please send your answer to Old Pink, care of the funny farm, Chalfont." (voice in background) "Roger! Carolyne is on the phone! " "Ok" - Metal_Treasure

9 Azwethinkweiz - Incubus

When played backward, you hear something like "Thursday Night we smoked indica, and Azwethinkweizm was born" - Metal_Treasure

10 Announcement Service Public - Linkin Park

When played backward, you hear these phrases: "You should brush your teeth, and you should wash your hands." - Metal_Treasure

The Contenders

11 665 - Soundgarden

Such a perfect troll to those who think rock music was satanic. More like SANTAnic amirite guys? - cjWriter1997

"Santa, I love you baby. My Christmas king. Santa, you’re my king. I love you, Santa baby. Got what I need." - Metal_Treasure

CjWriter1997 - yep, rock and metal are actually SANTAnic and not satanic but rockers don't want to admit that, haha (you can hear them worshiping Santa Claus only when play tracks backward).
Also, don't you think Tom Araya's hair and beard make him look like Santa Claus? (Tom Araya of Slayer) - Metal_Treasure

12 My Name Is - Eminem

"It is Slim" / "It's Eminem! " - Metal_Treasure

13 I Remember Larry - Weird Al Yankovic

"Wow, you must have an awful lot of free time on your hands." - Metal_Treasure

14 Karate - Tenacious D

"Eat donkey crap." - Metal_Treasure

15 Whookam - Steve Vai

A long message, beginning with "There is a god; the universe is not without a creator, sustainer and protector. He is the ocean of bliss",... - Metal_Treasure

16 Jesus Wrote a Blank Check - Cake

"Don't forget to breathe in." - Metal_Treasure

17 Kudamm x Knesebeck - Shindy

The sample in the background is played backwards throuhout the entire song including the "oooh oooh" soul sample, thus creating a certain chaotic experimental tone. - Martin_Canine

18 Revolution 9 - The Beatles

Invented it.

19 Love Bites - Judas Priest

"In the dead of the night, love bites" - Metal_Treasure

20 Loser - Beck

"Soy un perdedor. I'm a loser, baby, so why don't you kill me" - Metal_Treasure

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