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Genre: french death metal

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French death metal is a subgenre of heavy metal music that originated in France. It is characterized by its aggressive and intense sound, with heavy use of distorted guitars, fast-paced drumming, and guttural vocals. French death metal often incorporates elements of other subgenres, such as progressive metal and technical death metal. It is known for its technicality, complex song structures, and intricate guitar work. Some of the most notable bands in this genre include Gojira, Benighted, and Gorod.


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Drum Kit, Double Bass, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Vocals, Keyboard/Synthesizer

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Most popular french death metal albums

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Magma
2016
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Swords of Dajjal
2024
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Legend
2024
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Aethra
2018
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Dogs Always Bite Harder Than Their Master
2018
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Prokopton
2019
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The Light That Shines
2018
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Sofia
2014
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VISIONNAIRE (25th Anniversary Edition)
2024
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The Thousand Faces of Lies
2018
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Enjoy the Violence (Reissue + Bonus)
2014
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Planet Chaos
2019
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Alchemik Clockwork Of Disorder
2006
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Proud to Build the Insidious Catastrophe
2011
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Back to Where You've Never Been
2013

french death metal music by decade

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List of french death metal artists

Here is a list of french death metal artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the french death metal genre. You can find out what french death metal genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

#namepopularityfollowers
1 63 1313335
2 37 73072
3 32 57586
4 27 13516
5 23 16898
6 36 17494
7 18 23050
8 31 33530
9 21 10562
10 12 9262
11 11 10934
12 8 7184
13 10 5408
14 25 16556
15 9 3099
16 13 14052
17 8 3933
18 4 4465
19 5 2164
20 10 2079
21 1 540
22 16 6165
23 15 9627
24 1 828
25 15 4504
26 4 3314
27 11 2930
28 13 3352
29 12 5216
30 10 3786
31 6 2838
32 7 2372
33 7 1854
34 5 1510
35 6 2815
36 5 3111
37 5 2427
38 5 2405
39 3 2085
40 2 1405
41 5 940
42 5 465
43 4 5981
44 4 3031
45 4 1560
46 3 2296
47 1 399
48 2 988
49 2 1067
50 1 93
51 1 513
52 1 818
53 1 87
54 1 903
55 1 935
56 1 787
57 1 212

french death metal playlist created by Chosic

Enjoy this playlist of popular french death metal music. We made this playlist using an algorithm created by our team.