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Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List

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Updated August 13, 2019 20.9k views 108 items

List of Canadian heavy metal bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as heavy metal solo artists from Canada are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Canadian 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 Canada. If you think the best Canadian 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.

The list you're viewing contains bands like Rush and Nickelback.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular heavy metal bands from Canada?" and "Which heavy metal bands started in Canada?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Rush is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Nickelback is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Geddy Lee is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Three Days Grace is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Neil Peart is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Triumph is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Voivod is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Morgan Lander is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Pat Travers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Annihilator is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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3 Inches of Blood is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Strapping Young Lad is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Frank Marino is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Kittie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Anvil is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Protest the Hero is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Helix is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Dave Baksh is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Exciter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Adam Gontier is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Slik Toxik is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Despised Icon is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Fuck the Facts is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Kataklysm is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List
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Glen Drover is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Canadian Heavy Metal Bands List