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Guitar World's 100 Greatest Metal Guitarists

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These are some of the greatest guitar players metal,etc ever.
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  1. 1
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Experimental rock More
    #5 on the ultimate list
  2. 2
    Blues-rock, Folk rock, Heavy metal More
    #4 on the ultimate list
  3. 3
    Popular music, Pop music, Rock music More
    #3 on the ultimate list
  4. 4
    Doom metal, Blues-rock, Heavy metal More
    #11 on the ultimate list
  5. 5
    #13 on the ultimate list
  6. 6

    Kirk Hammett & James Hetfield

    #10 on the ultimate list
  7. 7
    Rock music, Heavy metal, Pop rock More
    #14 on the ultimate list
  8. 8
    Rock music, Instrumental rock, Heavy metal More
    #15 on the ultimate list
  9. 9

    Angus & Malcolm Young

    #7 on the ultimate list
  10. 10
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Reggae More
    #24 on the ultimate list
  11. 11
    Glam metal, Heavy metal, Neo-classical metal More
    #6 on the ultimate list
  12. 12

    Yngwie Malmsteen

    #27 on the ultimate list
  13. 13
    Melodic Rock, Neo-progressive rock, Rock music More
    #103 on the ultimate list
  14. 14
    Glam metal, Thrash metal, Groove metal More
    #2 on the ultimate list
  15. 15
    Glam metal, Rock music, Funk metal More
    #45 on the ultimate list
    The king of funk metal
  16. 16
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock More
    #25 on the ultimate list
  17. 17
    Progressive metal, Experimental rock, Instrumental rock More
    #8 on the ultimate list
  18. 18
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Reggae More
    #42 on the ultimate list
  19. 19
    Progressive metal, Instrumental rock, Jazz fusion More
    #22 on the ultimate list
  20. 20
    Heavy metal, Progressive rock, Hard rock More
    #19 on the ultimate list
  21. 21

    Joe Perry & Brad Whitford

    #35 on the ultimate list
  22. 22
    Rock music, Heavy metal, Neo-Medieval music More
    #20 on the ultimate list
  23. 23
    Groove metal, Heavy metal, Southern rock More
    #9 on the ultimate list
  24. 24

    Dave Murray & Adrian Smith

    #16 on the ultimate list
  25. 25
    Glam metal, Blues-rock, Rock music More
    #41 on the ultimate list

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