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List of African heavy metal bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as heavy metal solo artists from Africa are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great African music that you've never heard before. The heavy metal bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Africa. If you think the best African heavy metal band is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts.

List ranges from Seether to Shaun Morgan and more.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular heavy metal bands from Africa?" and "Which heavy metal bands started in Africa?" then this list will answer your questions.

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Seether is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list African Heavy Metal Bands List
Seether Nu metal, Rock music, Grunge

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Shaun Morgan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list African Heavy Metal Bands List
Shaun Morgan Heavy metal, Post-grunge, Alternative rock

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Kobus! is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list African Heavy Metal Bands List
Kobus! Black metal, Heavy metal, Extreme metal

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ZP Theart is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list African Heavy Metal Bands List
ZP Theart Power metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal

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Dale Stewart is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list African Heavy Metal Bands List
Dale Stewart Heavy metal, Acoustic music, Post-grunge

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Voice of Destruction is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list African Heavy Metal Bands List
Voice of Destruction Thrash metal, Power metal, Heavy metal

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Neblina is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list African Heavy Metal Bands List
Neblina Rock music, Gothic metal, Synth rock

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Terry Chimes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list African Heavy Metal Bands List
Terry Chimes Rock music, Heavy metal, Glam punk

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Doug Pinnick is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list African Heavy Metal Bands List