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List of Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance winners from every year the award has been given out. All Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance award are listed along with photos for every Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance winners of all time. Anybody who won the Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance, so most of the famous Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may copy this factual list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you use on a regular basis. Everything from Slipknot to Nine Inch Nails is included on this list. (14 items)
Black Sabbath is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance Winners List
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Black Sabbath are an English rock band, formed in Birmingham in 1968, by guitarist and main songwriter Tony Iommi, bassist and main lyricist Geezer Butler, singer Ozzy Osbourne, and drummer Bill Ward. The band have since experienced multiple line-up changes, with guitarist Iommi being the only constant presence in the band through the years. Originally formed in 1968 as a blues rock band, the group soon adopted the Black Sabbath moniker and began incorporating occult themes with horror-inspired lyrics and tuned-down guitars. Despite an association with these two themes, Black Sabbath also composed songs dealing with social instability, political corruption, the dangers of drug abuse and ...more

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Deftones is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance Winners List
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Deftones are an American alternative metal band from Sacramento, California, founded in 1988. The band consists of Chino Moreno, Stephen Carpenter, Frank Delgado, Abe Cunningham and Sergio Vega. The group's original bassist was Chi Cheng, who became comatose following a 2008 car accident and died in 2013. Deftones have released seven albums to date, with three platinum and one gold certification. ...more

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Iron Maiden is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance Winners List
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Iron Maiden are an English heavy metal band formed in Leyton, east London, in 1975 by bassist and primary songwriter Steve Harris. The band's discography has grown to thirty-seven albums, including fifteen studio albums, eleven live albums, four EPs, and seven compilations. Pioneers of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal, Iron Maiden achieved initial success during the early 1980s. After several line-up changes, the band went on to release a series of US and UK platinum and gold albums, including 1982's The Number of the Beast, 1983's Piece of Mind, 1984's Powerslave, 1985's live release Live After Death, 1986's Somewhere in Time and 1988's Seventh Son of a Seventh Son. Since the return of ...more

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Judas Priest is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance Winners List
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Judas Priest are an English heavy metal band formed in Birmingham, England in 1969. The band has sold over 45 million albums to date. MTV ranked them the second "Greatest Metal Band" of all time. Despite an innovative and pioneering body of work in the late 1970s, the band struggled with indifferently-produced records, repeated changes of drummer and a lack of major commercial success or attention until 1980 when they adopted a more simplified sound on the album British Steel, which helped shoot them to rock superstar status. In 1989, they were named as defendants in an unsuccessful lawsuit alleging that subliminal messages on their albums had caused the suicide attempts of two young ...more

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