A look at the Biggest Metal Bands EverHeavy metal has been around for a long time and experienced peaks and troughs of popularity throughout its history. The heavy metal genre was coined to describe the loud, aggressive style of music that emerged from punk rock and new wave in the New York City club scene in the late 1970s. Heavy Metal is one of the most popular subgenres within the scope of rock n’ roll today, keep reading to learn more about some of the biggest bands in this amazing style of music!
10 Reasons Why Megadeth is Still Dominating the Metal Scene
For over three decades, Megadeth has been a driving force in the world of heavy metal. Despite lineup changes, personal struggles, and shifting musical trends, this iconic band has managed to maintain a devoted fanbase and continue to dominate…175
The Legacy of Iron Maiden: How One Band Revolutionized Metal Music
Iron Maiden is a band that needs no introduction. For over four decades, the British metal legends have been at the forefront of the heavy music scene, influencing countless bands and musicians along the way. From their iconic mascot Eddie to…192
Unleashing the Fury: The Top 10 Metallica Songs that Define Heavy Metal Music
Metallica is a name that needs no introduction in the world of heavy metal music. With their iconic sound and larger-than-life performances, the band has become a symbol of the genre. From their early days as thrash metal pioneers to their…199
British Metal Bands Success in America
The U.K. metal scene has produced some legendary bands over the years. Many of those bands, including Iron Maiden, Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath, have achieved huge success around the world. However, despite their global popularity and…462
Motor Head and Black Sabbath Rivalry
Even though Black Sabbath doesn't have a Motorhead chapter in its extensive list of official support clubs, the two bands have been closely linked for decades. The relationship is so strong that one of the reasons cited for Tony Iommi and Geezer…466
Is Metallica the biggest Metal Band?
It is not only the world’s biggest metal band but also the biggest band in general. Metallica has sold more albums than any other metal band and ranks among the top-selling artists of all time, with over 110 million album sales. In this…434
The Biggest American Metal Bands and in the U.S.
Heavy metal is a global phenomenon, but its strongest roots remain in the United States and Europe. The top American heavy metal bands continue to produce fantastic new music, appealing to old fans and winning over new ones. If you’re looking…551