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 1. Black Sabbath



 2. Judas Priest


 3. Metallica



 4. Iron Maiden



 5. Pantera



 6. Slayer



 7. AC/DC



 8. Motorhead



 9. Kiss



 10. Motley Crue



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  Celebrity Top 10's



  The MTV Metal Brain Trust


The Brain Trust has spoken and now the readers have weighed in. Check out their top 10s and share your own in You Tell Us.



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The obvious thing to do in an undertaking like "The Greatest Heavy Metal Bands of All Time" is to get top 10s from some prominent metal musicians. Well, we decided to do the unobvious and get them from some prominent metalheads who are not musicians — some wrestlers, a baseball player, a magician and the dudes who directed the excellent new documentary, "Metal: A Headbanger's Journey." Don't worry, we threw in some musicians just to mix things up...

      1. Led Zeppelin
      2. Mötley Crüe
      3. Metallica
      4. Ozzy Osbourne
      5. Kid Rock
    6. Linkin Park
    7. Marilyn Manson
    8. Korn
    9. Van Halen
    10. Black Sabbath


      1. Black Sabbath
      2. Metallica
      3. Motörhead
      4. AC/DC
      5. Ozzy Osbourne
    6. Kiss
    7. Iron Maiden
    8. Judas Priest
    9. Mötley Crüe
    10. Guns N Roses


      1. Led Zeppelin
      2. Black Sabbath
      3. Korn
      4. Godsmack
      5. Mötley Crüe
    6. Nine Inch Nails
    7. Audioslave
    8. Dio
    9. Celldweller
    10. Van Halen


      1. Black Sabbath
      2. Iron Maiden
      3. Scorpions
      4. Celtic Frost
      5. Death
    6. Motörhead
    7. Napalm Death
    8. Kreator
    9. Dark Angel
    10. Nailbomb


      1. Slayer
      2. Metallica
      3. Pantera
      4. Rancid
      5. Guns N' Roses
    6. Motörhead
    7. Suicidal Tendencies
    8. Danzig
    9. Iron Maiden
    10. Hatebreed


      1. Black Sabbath
      2. Led Zeppelin
      3. Judas Priest
      4. Iron Maiden
      5. Scorpions
    6. Deep Purple
    7. Whitesnake
    8. Morbid Angel
    9. Metallica
    10. Bathory


      1. Led Zeppelin
      2. AC/DC
      3. Black Sabbath
      4. Guns N' Roses
      5. Mötley Crüe
    6. Def Leppard
    7. Slayer
    8. Rage Against The Machine
    9. Nirvana
    10. Marilyn Manson


      1. Iron Maiden
      2. Metallica
      3. Dream Theater
      4. Ozzy Osbourne
      5. Helloween
    6. Megadeth
    7. Anthrax
    8. Kiss
    9. Loudness
    10. Stryper


      1. Led Zeppelin
      2. AC/DC
      3. Judas Priest
      4. Iron Maiden
      5. Black Sabbath
    6. Metallica
    7. Megadeth
    8. Anthrax
    9. Slayer
    10. Pantera


      1. Iron Maiden
      2. Black Sabbath
      3. Metallica
      4. Judas Priest
      5. Slayer
    6. Van Halen
    7. Motörhead
    8. Venom
    9. Sepultura
    10. Morbid Angel





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