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The Best Christian Metal Bands

Christian metal artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good christian metal bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top christian metal bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Christian metal groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all christian metal bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest christian metal bands of all time, since the most famous christian metal artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best christian metal music.

You can click on the christian metal band names to see more information about that particular notable christian metal group. If they're near the top of the best christian metal artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top christian metal bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the christian metal band names themselves.

Items include everything from Skillet to P.O.D.. Vote for your favorites to get them to rise to the top. Is As I Lay Dying better than Red?

All important, significant and iconic names in christian metal music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new christian metal bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of christian metal, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into christian metal music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good christian metal bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent christian metal bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best christian metal bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest christian metal musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular christian metal bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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