What are the best metal bands of all time? Here is the list of 100 greatest metal bands ever from the good old 70s to the present time.
Probably no genre in music is followed with such dedication and love as Metal. Of course there is rock music and hip hop too with larger fan following. But metal music lovers take it to whole another level. Metal music lover consider metal as the real MUSIC and blindly follows the band leaders as gods. Thrash music and Heavy metals evolved in the 70s in Great Britain but it was the heavy metal music of 80s that gave this genre world-wide recognition. Not everyone was fan of such music where super powerful guitar sounds were used to convey strong emotions. But still Metal music found its roots and soon turned out to be one of the most followed music genre.
There were many metal bands in 80s and 90s with high sales number and large influence. The number only grew in later decades and heavy metal thrash music became a mainstream genre. It was not easy to choose the greatest metal bands ever. Even the most dedicated fans of metal music will get confused to choose the best among the greatest. Every band listed here have contributed heavily to the metal music and they deserve all the love and respect.
Here we have chosen 100 greatest metal bands ever: