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Thursday, October 9, 2008

Top 10 Most Influential Metal Singers of All Time IMO

10. Rob Zombie and Al Jourgensen of Ministry - This two has introduced industrial metal into the maintream metal music.

9. Philip Anselmo - Although Dimebag Darrel was the signature icon of Pantera but Phil Anselmo's vocal was the who influenced most of the nu metal and metalcore singers today.

8. Glen Benton - death metal's resident satanist looms his influence on the death metal scene

7. Conrad Lant & Quorthon - Black Metal pioneers

6. Chuck Billy & Tom Araya - Thrash metal gods Testament and Slayer won't be the same without these two.

5. Ronnie James Dio - He replace Ozzy as the lead singer of Black Sabbath and he also gain success with his own band Dio.

4. Lemmy Kilmister - Lemmy's infectious raspy voice and lyrics was one of most influential thing in metal music history.

3. Bruce Dickinson - Bruce's unique vocal talent has also influence the Power Metal and Thrash metal scences

2. Rob Halford - The Greatest Metal Screamer of all time was the main influence of the Power Metal scene

1. Ozzy Osbourne - The godfather of Heavy metal, Ozzy and the rest of Black Sabbath started it all.


Aweng Moral-Basco said...

Ozzy is a definite number 1..

His influence had even gotten him and his family a piece of the entertainment industry's cake..

The screaming prowess of Rob, however is just amazing..

Engr. Cesar Noel said...

@aweng I didn't know your a metalhead Aweng? Thanks for the comment

zedeMichra said...

hail yeah! long live metal!