Heavy Metal Bands

The 5 Best Heavy Metal Bands of All Time

September 11, 2017
The 5 Best Heavy Metal Bands of All Time

Music is the best medicine in times of weakness and stress. Music heals every soul every time the favorite song is played. There have been several metal bands that have been everyone’s favorite. They have an amazing quality of music. Here are the best five metal bands of all time;

1. Metallica

One of the very best metal bands ever. The band is of an American origin and is based in a place called San Rafael which is found in California. This metal band was started in the year 1981 and the founder was a vocalist and guitarist called James Hetfield. The band was founded in Los Angeles in the United States. The other members of the band are Lars Ulrich who is plays drums. Another member is Kirk Hammet who is actually their lead guitarist. The other member is Robert Trujillo who joined in 2003. He plays the bass guitar. They are signed to major record labels such as Universal Music Group and Elektra Records.  Have a look at them live to see how amazing they are.

2. Iron Maiden

This is also one of the best ever metal bands ever. This band was started in 1975 in the United Kingdom. It originated from Leyton in the East London. It was started by Steve Harris who is the main songwriter and is also well skilled as a bassist. The members of the band are Steve Harris, Adan smith who plays the guitar, Dave Murray who also plays the guitar and Bruce Dickinson who is the Lead vocalist. Some of their albums include Fear of the dark that was released in 1992 and Killers released in 1981 and many others.

3. Judas Priest

This is a metal band that was started in the United Kingdom in the year 1969. It was formed in Birmingham. They have enjoyed so much success in their music career and have sold about 50 million albums. The members of the band are Rob Halford who is the lead vocalist, Glenn Tip and Richie Faulkner who both play the guitar and Ian Hill who plays the bass guitar.

4. Arch Enemy

It was initially formed as a super group in 1996. It was started in Sweden as a metal band. They are signed to major record labels such as Century media records and Regain records. Some of their albums include Khaos Legions and War Eternity.

5. Black Sabbath

This is a metal band that was started in Birmingham in the United Kingdom by their leader and songwriter Tony Iommi. Others members are Ozzy Osbourne who was the lead vocalist, Geezer Butler and Ronnie James Dio.