Can’t get that song out of your head, can you? You’re not alone! There are countless people who’ve suffered the same issue, and these 10 songs are some of the most likely reasons.
Many metal songs stand the test of time due to how catchy they are. As modern metal gets heavier and more complex with polished production, new music can become more inviting than the gems of old. However, there’s no substitute for a well-written track that’s infectious in nature.
Vocal lines will bounce around in your skull for days. How many times have you walked down the street humming along to the chorus of Judas Priest‘s “Living After Midnight” or Iron Maiden‘s “Run to the Hills”?
A massive riff can hold the same power. Randy Rhoads‘ immortal work with Ozzy Osbourne is perhaps most celebrated in “Crazy Train,” one of metal’s greatest riffs of all time. Big leads like Metallica‘s “Enter Sandman” and Pantera‘s “Walk” helped get mainstream airplay for bands that otherwise may have been considered too heavy for public consumption.
Check out our picks for the 10 Catchiest Metal Songs in the clip above!
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