The 15 Greatest Album Openers in Metal History?

 

Every album needs a great opening track. And when you're talking about a METAL album . . . well, that opener really needs to kickass.. Check out this list that's been compiled of the 15 GREATEST Album Openers in Metal History .

I agree with this for the most part BUT how did AD/DC not make the cut even once?!?!?! HELLS BELLS ANYONE?!?!?!?

1. "Black Sabbath",Black Sabbath. . . from their 1970 self-titled debut.

2. "Cowboys from Hell",Pantera. . . from the 1990 album"Cowboys from Hell".

3. "Aces High",Iron Maiden. . . from the 1984 album"Powerslave".

4. "Angel of Death",Slayer. . . from the 1986 album"Reign in Blood".

5. "Holy Wars",Megadeth. . . from the 1990 album"Rust in Peace".

6. "Ace of Spades",Motorhead. . . from the 1980 album"Ace of Spades".

7. "Painkiller",Judas Priest. . . from the 1990 album"Painkiller".

8. "Battery",Metallica. . . from the 1986 album"Master of Puppets".

9. "Stand Up and Shout",Dio. . . from the 1983 album"Holy Diver".

10. "Bark at the Moon",Ozzy Osbourne. . . from the 1983 album"Bark at the Moon".

11. "Oblivion",Mastodon. . . from the 2009 album"Crack the Skye".

12. "Blind",Korn. . . from their 1994 self-titled debut.

13. "Prison Song",System of a Down. . . from the 2001 album"Toxicity".

14. "Pull Me Under",Dream Theatre. . . from the 1992 album"Dreams and Words".

15. "Ghost of Perdition",Opeth. . . from the 2005 album"Ghost Reveries".

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