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German Heavy Metal Bands List

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

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are popular heavy metal bands from Germany?" and "Which heavy metal bands started in Germany?" then this list will answer your questions.
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Knorkator is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Industrial metal, Rock music, Heavy metal
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Till Lindemann is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Industrial metal, Gothic metal, Heavy metal
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Bonfire is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Rock music, Heavy metal, Hard rock
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Gamma Ray is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Satire, Power metal, Heavy metal
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OOMPH! is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Post-metal, Electronic body music, Industrial metal
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Pink Cream 69 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Power metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock
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Herman Rarebell is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Heavy metal, Hard rock
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van Canto is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Power metal, Heavy metal, A cappella
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The Ocean is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Doom metal, Post-metal, Progressive metal
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Rage is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Thrash metal, Progressive metal, Power metal
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Holy Moses is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal
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Dark Age is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Doom metal, Rock music, Melodic death metal
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Mystic Prophecy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Thrash metal, Power metal, Heavy metal
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Xandria is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Gothic metal, Heavy metal, Alternative rock
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Evereve is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Industrial metal, Gothic metal, Black metal
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Powerwolf is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Black metal, Power metal, Heavy metal
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Die Apokalyptischen Reiter is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Thrash metal, Melodic death metal, Power metal
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Necrophagist is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Progressive metal, Technical death metal, Heavy metal
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Die Happy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Pop music, Rock music, Heavy metal
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Neaera is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Thrash metal, Deathcore, Melodic death metal
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Eisregen is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Black metal, Heavy metal, Dark metal
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Wolfchant is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Melodic death metal, Viking metal, Black metal
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Fleshcrawl is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Melodic death metal, Heavy metal, Death metal
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Stormwarrior is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Thrash metal, Viking metal, Power metal
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Wizard is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list German Heavy Metal Bands List
Viking metal, Power metal, Heavy metal