Best Heavy Metal Bands


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181 Warlock

German metal with an AWESOME Chick fronting

182 X-Japan

X Japan has won '2014 Most Devoted Fans' in this planet, and has beat A7X, Linkin Park, Slipknot, The Pretty Reckless, Nickleback, Judas Priest, Black Veil Brides and Five Finger Death Punch with the winning percentage 58.38%! That is more than a half!

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183 Airbourne

Really good solos and riffs!

184 Earshot Earshot Earshot is an American hard rock/alternative metal band from Los Angeles, California. The band has released three albums: Letting Go, Two, The Silver Lining, and have most recently announced plans to release their 4th studio album, a 5 song Mini-LP entitled "Aftermath" on April 16th 2015. V 1 Comment
185 Nonpoint

Really? This far down the list? They haven't made a bad song. Amazing band with amazing talent should at least be in top 5

186 Rise Against Rise Against Rise Against is an American hardcore punk band from Chicago, Illinois, formed in 1999. The band's current line-up comprises vocalist/rhythm guitarist Tim McIlrath, lead guitarist Zach Blair, bassist Joe Principe and drummer Brandon Barnes. They are known for popularizing punk.

They are epic, their songs always carry a certain message, always warn that there are serious problems in the world and encourage us to face them. Absolutely amazing artists.

Such an awesome band, there best songs gotta be Savior though, if you want an awesome band you should look these guys up.

Sorry, but RA is hardcore punk. Far from metal, I'm afraid. Amazing band though.

187 For Today For Today For Today is an American Christian metalcore band from Sioux City, Iowa, formed in 2005. They are currently signed to Nuclear Blast Records.

They have some of the sickest break downs and one of the most powerful and influential messages. And they are actually HEAVY metal. Full of screaming passion.

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188 Prong V 1 Comment
189 Alien Weaponry

Look out for this young band. They are going to rule the world. Like Trivium, they started very young while still at school.

190 Screaming for Silence

If you just give them a try, you'll get why I put this band. They should be way more popular then they are now. They are awesome!

191 Affiance

One of the most talented, underrated bands out there.

192 Kalmah Kalmah Kalmah is a melodic death metal band from Oulu, Finland that formed in 1998. In less than a year after its formation, Kalmah was signed by Spinefarm Records.

They are very good

Best melodeath ever m/ kalmah- to the death

193 Before the Dawn Before the Dawn
194 Dope Dope

Dope is the best metal band ever and it should be on the top place.

195 Strapping Young Lad Strapping Young Lad Strapping Young Lad was a Canadian extreme metal band formed by Devin Townsend in Vancouver, British Columbia in 1994. The band started as a one-man studio project; Townsend played most of the instruments on the 1995 debut album, Heavy as a Really Heavy Thing.

How come they re below a7x and linkin park and all the other "metal" bands?

196 Whitechapel Whitechapel Whitechapel is an American deathcore band from Knoxville, Tennessee. The band is named after the Whitechapel district in East London, England, referencing the series of murders committed by Jack the Ripper. V 1 Comment
197 Golden Earring Golden Earring
198 Triumph Triumph Triumph is a Canadian hard rock power trio that was popular in the late 1970s through the 1980s. Between the band's 16 albums and DVDs, Triumph has received 18 gold and 9 platinum awards in Canada and the United States.

Give them a listen. You will vote for them.

199 Lifelover

Nothing to say. Far better than anything else on this list, sorry guys.

200 Soilwork Soilwork Soilwork is a Swedish melodic death metal band from Helsingborg. They are signed to Nuclear Blast. Formed in late 1995 by Björn Strid and Peter Wichers, originally under the name Inferior Breed, the band changed their name in late 1996 to Soilwork.

I'm surprised that one of the biggest and most influential metal bands isn't on here

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