List of Danish heavy metal bands, listed by popularity with photos when available. This list includes more than just bands, as heavy metal solo artists from Denmark are included as well. It's always interesting to see where famous bands got their starts, so use this list to discover some great Danish 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 Denmark. If you think the best Danish 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.
These bands, like Mercyful Fate and Volbeat include images when available.If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular heavy metal bands from Denmark?" and "Which heavy metal bands started in Denmark?" then this list will answer your questions.