Top 10 Songs With the Best Screams

The greatest songs which contain the most beautiful screams. Does not have to be a screamo or metalcore song.

The Top Ten

1 Given Up - Linkin Park

Undoubtedly the greatest scream song by the greatest singer of all time!

Hell yeah! This is what I'm talking about. Awesome screaming, guitars and drumming are great too. This songs is so groovy, when you listen to it it makes you feel so strong. Chester's voice is just awesome. Linkin Park forever...

Sings like an Angel, SCREAM LIKE A DEVIL, that's Chester B., No one could ever beat him, I said NO ONE! Linkin Park rules!

Awesome song! It should be number one! :D It takes you to another world. The screams are amazing!

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2 Child In Time - Deep Purple

Why is this song so low on most scream related lists. - zxm

Because Deep Purple is the most underrated music artist of all time. - Metal_Treasure

3 Angel of Death - Slayer

This song is awesome, postmortem's is almost as good

4 Open Face Surgery - Cryptopsy

That scream would put chester bennington out of his misery

The last scream beats any Linkin Park song

Awesome 28 seconds long scream by Lord Worm!
Should be at least in the top ten

5 The Grudge - Tool

Maynard is an all in one magician

No one has on Maynard. Twenty five seconds of pure belting.

6 Blackout - Linkin Park

Try listening to Renholder remix it so awesome in my opinion

7 My Curse - Killswitch Engage

He hit the note with that one - aeromaxx777

8 The Number of the Beast - Iron Maiden

The preview segment doesn't have the scream :(

9 Hit the Floor - Linkin Park
10 Won't Get Fooled Again - The Who

Always turn up the volume for this one. Hope we all aren't screaming this after the 2020 election.

#1 totally

This song has a timeless message and the build up to the final verse and iconic scream still brings chills up my spine if you have never heard this song drink a few beer or smoke a bowl put on some headphones and treat yourself to in my humble opinion THE GREATEST SCREAMING SONG of all time the end of kiss alive opening song DEUCE is great too

Timing of the scream is everything

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The Contenders

11 From the Inside - Linkin Park

The song has the best scream ever. Chester you rock!.. Man.. Wish I could scream like you.. And I will 1 day.. And will die. Trying.. It...

12 Faint - Linkin Park

No one can scream like this

13 Victimized - Linkin Park
14 One Step Closer - Linkin Park

Better Than TheOOthers

15 Queen of the Ryche - Queensryche
16 A Place for My Head - Linkin Park

"you try to take the best o me, go away... You try to take the best of me, go away... You try to take the best of me, GO AWAY, YOU TRY TO TAKE THE BEST OF ME GO AWAY" my favorite screaming moment

17 Immigrant Song - Led Zeppelin

Best scream ever! Just hear it! It feels like Heaven! I mean... well... oh well. I can't show it to you with words, cause it reduces the comment quality (yes, I'm a nerd) so check it yourself! - RigasUT

18 No More Sorrow - Linkin Park
19 Are You Dead Yet - Children of Bodom

Awesome Song awesome Vocal So keep it Up Alexi laiho..

So violent, so powerful, so great - aeromaxx777

20 Make Them Suffer - Cannibal Corpse

Best song I ever heard

21 Cowboys from Hell - Pantera

I Still don't know how he did it - aeromaxx777

22 Forever - As I Lay Dying
23 Abigail - King Diamond
24 I Don't Want to Miss a Thing - Aerosmith

Lovely song ;) I love how sweet and caring it sounds, I love when Steven Tyler sings like that. Its amazing!

I really like the songs...

25 Crawling - Linkin Park

That voice that scream makes your heart bleed for more


26 Careful With That Axe, Eugene - Pink Floyd

the guy who made this must not have heard this one. roger waters sounds like a tortured animal in this. - russian

27 Victim of Changes - Judas Priest
28 When Darkness Falls - Killswitch Engage
29 Qwerty - Linkin Park
30 Karma Killer - Robbie Williams
31 Through Struggle - As I Lay Dying
32 The Final Episode (Let's Change the Channel) - Asking Alexandria

Are you serious? This song makes you crazy from the right beginning, I'm also a linkin park fan but it doesn't mean that we should not give chance to others. This should deserve at least 2 spot. - Aafeen

All idiots linkinpark is not acta band

33 Critical Acclaim - Avenged Sevenfold

At number 60 what? R u guys serious?

34 Hageshisa To, Kono Mune No Naka de Karamitsuita Shakunetsu No Yami - Dir En Grey
35 Dream On - Aerosmith

Best screams ever around the end! Why isn't this song on here? I know its mostly a quiet cool song but the end is amazing! BEST SCREAMIN EVER! ITS THE DEMON OF SCREAMING!

Best screams ever on the " dream on, dream on, dream on, ahahahaha-" why is this not on there?

36 People = S*** - Slipknot

This is one of my favorite!

37 You Only Live Once - Suicide Silence
38 Still Fly - The Devil Wears Prada
39 Scream - Michael and Janet Jackson
40 Perfect Weapon - Black Veil Brides
41 Draw the Line - Aerosmith
42 Down with the Sickness - Disturbed
43 Losing You - Dead by April

This song should be number one man! How is it so low on this list. This song has the best screams I've ever heard, Jimmie Strimell's screaming just rocks, it's so incomparable. His screaming has so much emotion in it that it almost makes you cry, by the way his screams are understandable let me say. It's not like the other song that have only brutal screams. I love this song so much man, can't stop listening to it. If you haven"t heard it yet, try it out! And PLEASE VOTE for this song. Please...

44 This One's for You - Of Mice & Men
45 P.L.U.C.K. - System of a Down
46 Since I've Been Loving You - Led Zeppelin
47 Eyeless - Slipknot
48 My Apocalypse - Escape The Fate
49 Tears Don't Fall - Bullet for My Valentine
50 For Those About to Rock (We Salute You) - AC/DC

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Top Remixes (4)

1. Child In Time - Deep Purple
2. Open Face Surgery - Cryptopsy
3. The Grudge - Tool
1. Given Up - Linkin Park
2. Hit the Floor - Linkin Park
3. From the Inside - Linkin Park
1. Are You Dead Yet - Children of Bodom
2. My Curse - Killswitch Engage
3. Cowboys from Hell - Pantera

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